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Amnesty International

Amnesty International is a worldwide campaigning movement that works to promote all of the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards. Its mission is to undertake research and action focussed on preventing and ending grave abuses of the rights to physical and mental integrity, freedom of conscience and expression, and freedom from discrimination, within the context of its work to promote all human rights. Amnesty International has more than a million members and supporters in over 140 countries and territories. It is impartial and independent of any government, political persuasion or religious creed. It is financed largely by subscriptions and donations from its worldwide membership.  Website: www.amnesty.org
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Nigeria: President must veto discriminatory anti-LGBTI bill

5 June 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria urged to end police attacks on fuel protesters

4 January 2012 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Human rights agenda 2011-2015

14 October 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Nigeria: Port Harcourt Demolitions: Excessive Use of Force Against Demonstrators

11 October 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Three killed as Nigerian security forces fire at demonstrators

14 October 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: 'Same Gender Marriage (Prohibition) Bill 2008' violates Constitution

6 March 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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