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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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Mauritania : 10 anti-slavery activists released

18 November 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Mauritania: taking a stand against slavery

30 September 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

From behind bars: my hope for freedom in Mauritania

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

Slavery in Mauritania: The gap between words and actions

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

Mauritania urged to revoke anti-slavery activists' sentencing

23 August 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Anti-slavery activists jailed in Mauritania

7 January 2011 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Haiti government must eradicate child slavery

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

Overcoming poverty and abuse: Protecting girls in domestic service in Haiti

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

Major step forward in Paraguay's investigations into sexual slavery of girls

13 August 2008 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

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