Last Updated: Wednesday, 07 December 2016, 12:47 GMT

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
Filter:
Showing 1-10 of 15 results
Iraq: Yezidi survivors of horrific abuse in IS captivity neglected by international community

10 October 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Libya: Mounting evidence of war crimes in the wake of Egypt's airstrikes

23 February 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Greece: Convictions following racist attack against Roma 'first step to justice'

4 November 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Deplorable life sentence for Uighur academic

23 September 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Humanitarian efforts failing the hundreds of thousands forced to flee ethnic cleansing in northern Iraq

12 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mexico: Drop unfair charges against tortured prisoner of conscience

23 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: End persecution of detained Uighur religious leader after prison term increased for fifth time

23 April 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Egypt: President Morsi must send clear message against attacks on Shi'a Muslims

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

European Court again chides Greece over discrimination against Roma schoolchildren

30 May 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hungary trial over Roma attacks set to begin

24 March 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Search Refworld