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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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Americas: Indigenous people's long struggle to defend their rights in the Americas

8 August 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Sacrificing Rights in the Name of Development: Indigenous Peoples Under Threat in the Americas

August 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Solutions to the Historic Violation of Indigenous Rights Will Only Be Found through Respectful Dialogue, in Good Faith, with Indigenous Peoples

7 August 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

2006 elections to the Human Rights Council: Background information on candidate countries

1 May 2006 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Canada: 2005 UN Commission on Human Rights: Recommendations to the government of Canada on the occasion of its election on the Bureau of the Commission on Human Rights

10 March 2005 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Canada: Excessive and lethal force? Amnesty International's concerns about deaths and ill-treatment involving police use of tasers in Canada

30 November 2004 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Canada: Stolen Sisters: A human rights response to discrimination and violence against indigenous women in Canada

4 October 2004 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Canada: Stolen Sisters: Discrimination and violence against indigenous women in Canada

4 October 2004 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

Afghanistan: The human rights crisis and the refugees

1 February 1995 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country Reports

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