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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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El Salvador: Rape survivor sentenced to 30 years in jail under extreme anti-abortion law

6 July 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Saudi Arabia detains rights activist who defied women's driving ban

5 June 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Algeria: Revise draft law on health

2 June 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Bahrain: Woman Human Rights Defender tortured, including sexually assaulted, as Bahrain renews campaign to silence peaceful critics

1 June 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Dominican Republic: Vote against decriminalization of abortion, a betrayal to women

1 June 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Honduras: Historic opportunity to decriminalize abortion

25 April 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Angola: Respect Women's Right to March

20 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Southeast Asia: As governments fail on human rights, women stand up

7 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Libya: Arbitrary military decree highlights precariousness of women's rights in Libya

3 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Russia: Domestic violence law puts women at greater risk

8 February 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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