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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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Uganda: Minister's remarks against LGBTI people amount to advocacy of hatred

8 August 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bangladesh: Authorities fail to curb brutal killing spree as LGBTI editor hacked to death

25 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Tunisia: Sentencing of six men for same-sex relations highlights state's entrenched homophobia

14 December 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Argentina must investigate horrific wave of attacks against trans activists

14 October 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Challenging Tunisia's homophobic taboos

30 September 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Poland abandoning hundreds of victims of hate crimes

17 September 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Gambia: Sharp deterioration of human rights in 21st year of President Jammeh's rule

22 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

"Why should people be attacked because they are gay?" - Defying homophobia in Cameroon

14 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Latvia: Speak up to guarantee safety of EuroPride rally

17 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ukraine: Homophobic violence mars gay pride rally in Kyiv

6 June 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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