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Over the past two decades the HIV epidemic has had devastating effects on the health and well-being of communities in South Africa. In the last several years, access ...
Document AFR 53/005/2011
The South African parliament has passed a controversial secrecy bill which will put severe limitations on free speech.
The South African parliament must quash a draconian secrecy bill, Amnesty International said today as the government votes on a proposed law which could see journalists ...
A proposed secrecy bill could have severe consequences for freedom of expression in South Africa, if it is passed by parliament today.
In this statement, Amnesty International focuses on the status of the death penalty in Africa and progress towards its abolition. Among the 53 State Parties to ...
Document IOR 63/005/2011
AMNES TY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. Index: AFR 53/002/2011. 12 September 2011. South Africa: Police failure to protect human rights ...
Public Statement AFR 53/002/2011
It has been over four months since the beginning of largely peaceful protests in Syria calling for political reform and for the Syrian President to step down. The ...
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. 23 June 2011. AI Index: AFR 53/001/2011. Amnesty International tribute to Professor Kader Asmal. ...
Public Statement AFR 53/001/2011