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Amnesty International  Report 2013


 
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South Sudan: Nowhere safe: Civilians under attack in South ...
8 May 2014

Thousands of civilians have been killed and more than a million displaced since the conflict in South Sudan began in December 2013. Both government ...

Report       AFR 65/003/2014

Write for Rights 2013: Final report
7 May 2014

In December 2013, 12 cases of individuals and communities whose human rights have been violated were given huge international public attention ...

Report       ACT 30/006/2014

Statement on prison conditions to the African Commission on ...
6 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International reported that prison conditions are dire ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/008/2014

Statement on economic, social and cultural rights to the ...
6 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International drew attention to forced evictions, highlighting ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/010/2014

South Sudan: Special Session of the Human Rights Council ...
6 May 2014

In this joint letter South Sudanese, African and international non-governmental organizations urge the convening of a Special Session of the Human ...

Open Letter       AFR 65/004/2014

Sierra Leone to speed up death penalty abolition
6 May 2014

Minister of Justice Franklyn Bai Kargbo last week told the United Nations that Sierra Leone will abolish the death penalty. President Ernest Bai Koroma ...

Public Statement       AFR 51/001/2014

Statement on refugees to the African Commission on Human ...
6 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International drew attention to Somali refugees and ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/006/2014

Statement on torture to the African Commission on Human ...
6 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International reported that despite widespread ratification ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/007/2014

Statement on the death penalty to the African Commission on ...
5 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International discussed the resumption of executions ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/002/2014

Statement on freedom of expression to the African ...
5 May 2014

At the 55th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights, Amnesty International drew the Commission's attention to restrictions ...

Public Statement       AFR 01/009/2014