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Gambia: Human rights defender facing possibility of jail: Sait ...
19 December 2014

Gambian human rights defender Sait Matty Jaw is facing trial on 23 December, along with researchers Seth Yaw Kandeh and Olufemi Erinle Titus, from ...

Urgent Action       AFR 27/017/2014

Gambia: 10 Years of Impunity, 10 years of injustice for the ...
16 December 2014

The government of Yahya Jammeh continues to spread fear and to exercise extreme intolerance to any form of dissent in Gambia. Human rights defenders ...

Public Statement       AFR 27/016/2014

Sudan: Opposition leaders detained, risk torture
11 December 2014

Opposition leader Farouk Abu Issa and civil society activist Dr Amin Maki Medani were arrested on 6 December by agents of the Sudanese National ...

Urgent Action       AFR 54/024/2014

Central African Republic: Impunity is fuelling violence
11 December 2014

The deployment of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic, in September 2014, raised hopes ...

Report       AFR 19/011/2014

Ethiopia: Release protestors, stop crushing political opposition
10 December 2014

On 5 and 6 December, security services in Addis Ababa arrested an estimated 90 people during attempts to stage a demonstration by a coalition of nine ...

Public Statement       AFR 25/009/2014

South Africa: Court's judgement a positive step forward ...
28 November 2014

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. Public Statement. 28 November 2014. AI Index: AFR 53/008/2014. South Africa: Court's judgement ...

Public Statement       AFR 53/008/2014

Suggested recommendations to States considered in the 21st ...
28 November 2014

In this document Amnesty International makes recommendations to the governments of different states about ratification of international human rights ...

Report       IOR 41/038/2014

Democratic Republic of the Congo: Letter to Groupe Forrest ...
25 November 2014

On 24 and 25 November 2009 police in the Katanga province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ordered the demolition of hundreds of homes ...

Open Letter       AFR 62/007/2014

Nigeria: Civil society statement on the process to implement ...
25 November 2014

On September 16th 2014 the Ministry of Petroleum of Nigeria held a multi-stakeholder workshop on the implementation of the UN Environment ...

Public Statement       AFR 44/031/2014

Democratic Republic of Congo: Bulldozed: How a mining ...
24 November 2014

On 24 and 25 November 2009 police in the Katanga province of the Democratic Republic of the Congo ordered the demolition of hundreds of homes ...

Report       AFR 62/003/2014