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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: 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

The dark side of Rio 2016: 20 families win fight to stay in their homes, against all odds

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

Nigeria: Hundreds face forced eviction as bulldozers descend on informal settlement

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

Serbia: Roma still waiting for adequate housing

7 April 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Looking for a place to call home: forced evictions and dispossession in El Tamarindo, Colombia

30 March 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

China: Police crackdown against activists outside forced eviction trial

4 February 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Colombia: Further information: Land restitution process sparks more threats

23 January 2015 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Cambodia: Free women protesters and Buddhist monk jailed after summary trials

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

Colombia: Dozens threatened by paramilitaries

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

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