Last Updated: Friday, 26 August 2016, 16:36 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 478 results
Human rights do not stand in the way of India's ambitions

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

Malaysia: National Security Council Act gives authorities unchecked and abusive powers

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

Indonesia: Gen. Wiranto's appointment shows contempt for human rights

27 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Turkey: Human rights in grave danger following coup attempt and subsequent crackdown

18 July 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Philippines: President Duterte must break the cycle of human rights violations

30 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Thailand: Withdraw charges against human rights defenders

20 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Venezuela: Stubborn politics accelerate catastrophic humanitarian crisis

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

Niger Delta: Government clean-up does not let Shell off the hook

1 June 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Philippines: New President should break cycle of human rights violations, not compound them

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

Iraq: Security challenges do not give carte blanche to commit human rights violations

5 May 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Search Refworld