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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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Nigeria: High Court ruling saves Mpape residents from mass demolitions

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

Israel/OPT: Flurry of settlement activity shows flagrant disregard for international law

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

UN Security Council: Historic resolution calls on Israel to cease settlements

23 December 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Ecuador: Arrest of Indigenous leader, state of emergency and imminent closure of a local organisation puts safety of defenders of Indigenous Peoples' rights, land and territory at risk

22 December 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Displaced and Dispossessed: Sur Residents' Right to Return Home

6 December 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Fire and demolitions that left 30,000 homeless must be urgently investigated

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

"We have hope, we have human rights, we will win this fight".

16 October 2016 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Nigeria: Tens of thousands at risk of imminent mass forced evictions in Lagos

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

Brazil: Imminent forced eviction of Indigenous Peoples flagrantly unjust

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

Kazakhstan: Release activists arrested in disturbing crackdown over Land Code protest

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

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