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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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Zimbabwe: Post-Mugabe government must open new chapter of respect for rights

21 November 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

The Human Cost of a Megacity: Forced Evictions of the Urban Poor In Lagos, Nigeria

14 November 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Reports Israeli government plans to retaliate against Amnesty International over settlements campaign

12 September 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

The cost of "development": "The government sees Nicaragua as their estate and us as their animals"

4 September 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Sierra Leone: Housing and environmental failures behind shocking scale of mudslide deaths

17 August 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Italy: Around 150 Roma in Naples again at risk of forced eviction and homelessness

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

States must ban Israeli settlement products to help end half a century of violations

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

Kenya: Ruling in Ogiek case gives hope to Indigenous peoples everywhere

26 May 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Country News

Peru: Peruvian authorities put an end to the criminalization of defender Máxima Acuña

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

Hundreds of Roma to be forcibly evicted as EU leaders' refusal to sanction Italy exposed

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

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