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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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Brazil activist appeals 'politically motivated' prison sentence

16 June 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Hired gunmen threaten rural communities in Brazil

8 June 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Amnesty International Annual Report 2011 - Brazil

13 May 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Annual Reports

Brazil Supreme Court legalizes same-sex civil unions

6 May 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Brazil: Violence in Rio de Janeiro condemned

26 November 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Amnesty International Report 2010 - Brazil

28 May 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Annual Reports

Brazil court upholds law that protects torturers

30 April 2010 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Indigenous teacher missing in Brazil after violence over ancestral lands

13 November 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Over 500 families in São Paulo left homeless after forced evictions

28 August 2009 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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

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