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New Mauritanian anti-slavery law is worthless if it is not implemented say campaigners

15 September 2015 | Publisher: Minority Rights Group International | Document type: Country News

Mauritania: UN expert welcomes new anti-slavery law, says effective enforcement is key

21 August 2015 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

Slavery in Mauritania: The gap between words and actions

21 August 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

UN rights expert urges Mauritania to repeal bill threatening civil society groups

10 August 2015 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

Amid surging violence in surrounding Northern Mali, Timbuktu heritage sites rebuilt – UN

20 July 2015 | Publisher: UN News Service | Document type: Country News

Food aid cut to Malian refugees in Mauritania

9 July 2015 | Publisher: Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN) | Document type: Country News

Mauritania: Anti-slavery activists sentenced to two years' imprisonment

30 June 2015 | Publisher: International Federation for Human Rights | Document type: Country News

Stateless in the Sahel

18 June 2015 | Publisher: Integrated Regional Information Networks (IRIN) | Document type: Country News

Birth certificates issued by Mali open doors for Mauritanian refugee children

20 April 2015 | Publisher: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) | Document type: Country News

Mauritania: Release Mohamed Mkhaïtir, blogger sentenced to death for apostasy

16 March 2015 | Publisher: Article 19 | Document type: Country News

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