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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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South Africa: African countries must turn the tide on violence against people with albinism

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

Malawi: Murder of baby with albinism highlights failure to protect vulnerable group

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

Baghpat and caste & gender discrimination in India

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

African Union should call on South Africa to protect refugees and migrants from xenophobic attacks

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

South Africa: Urgently take steps to combat impunity for xenophobic violence

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

Saudi Arabia executes Indonesian woman with suspected mental illness

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

Slovakia: Referendum on marriage panders to homophobic discrimination

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

Macedonia: Same-sex marriage ban will entrench discrimination

20 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Indonesia: Draft legislation puts human rights at risk

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

Uganda: Anti-Homosexuality Act struck down in step towards ending discrimination

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

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