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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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Indonesia: Three years later, forcibly evicted Sampang Shi'a community still waiting to go home

26 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Surge in Israeli demolitions of Palestinian homes condemned by 31 international organizations

21 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Czech Republic: Allegations of excessive use of force by the police must be investigated

17 December 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria: Response and counter-response to Amnesty International's briefing: The World Bank Inspection Panel's early solutions pilot approach: the case of Badia East, Nigeria

5 November 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria urged to end the use of excessive force and mass forced evictions 5 years after the Bundu shooting

12 October 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Hungary: Mayor of Miskolc must halt evictions of Roma

15 July 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Amnesty International statement to the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

20 May 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria: The World Bank rubber stamps flawed Resettlement Action Plan for Badia East

28 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Turkey: Candidates and parties contesting local elections showing support for Amnesty International call

19 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Indonesia: Implement recommendations by UN Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing around forcible eviction of religious minorities

17 March 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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