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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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Torture against women in Mexico: The Facts

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

El Salvador: Release of woman jailed after miscarriage, a victory for human rights

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

Chibok two years on: Remembering all Boko Haram's victims

13 April 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sierra Leone: Sign Bill Allowing Safe Abortions

4 February 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Tunisia: Rapists given a way out while their victims are blamed and punished

25 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Chile: Urgent progress needed on right to choose after young woman arrested for a clandestine abortion

12 November 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Chile: Extreme anti-abortion law creates climate of fear and substandard health care for women

28 September 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Jailed activists expose President Xi's hypocrisy on women's human rights ahead of UN summit

26 September 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Draconian abortion laws kill women and girls

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

Burkina Faso: Elections cannot ignore women's crisis

15 July 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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