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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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DRC: Sadc Leaders Should Give Prominence to Addressing Human Rights Violations to Prevent Further Deterioration of the Stability of the Great Lakes Region

17 March 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Item 3: High-level Panel Discussion on the Question of the Death Penalty: the Death Penalty and the Prohibition of Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

28 January 2017 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Egypt: New leader faces rights crisis

10 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Ukraine: The Human Rights Council must call on Ukraine to protect the right to life, and to ensure that all human rights abuses are promptly, effectively and independently investigated

3 June 2014 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

Nigeria: Unlawful killings by Boko Haram may constitute crimes against humanity

6 November 2013 | Publisher: Amnesty International | Document type: Speeches/Statements

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