2018 (8)
Aug 15 2018 1:33PM
Philippines human rights defender is still in prison
Written by Huw Jones, Country Co-ordinator -The Philippines “Our mission will never, in truth, be completed because the moment we stop fighting is the moment that tyrants regain their foothold. The moment we let our fire die out is the...
Jul 3 2018 8:42AM
Cambodia: On 14th August, Tep Vanny will have been in prison for 2 years.
On the 14 August, Tep Vanny will have been in prison for two years. Her crime? Defending her home. This isn't the first time that Tep has been jailed for her activism. She was first arrested on 15 August 2016 for peacefully protesting...
Jun 19 2018 12:22PM
Pakistan: New call to end discrimination against Ahmadiyyah Muslims
We have continued to take action to raise awareness of the discrimination against the Ahmadiyyah Muslims in Pakistan.
Jun 14 2018 11:35PM
'They Rape Everyone': Widespread Use of Sexual Violence in Myanmar
The Myanmar authorities launched a vicious campaign of ethnic cleansing little more than six months ago.
Jun 4 2018 2:41PM
Would you be a Human Rights Defender in Peru or Paraguay?
By Graham Minter, Country Coordinator for Peru and Paraguay, Amnesty International UK If you are reading this, chances are you have, like me, taken actions to defend human rights. We are both human rights defenders. If, like me, you li...
Apr 20 2018 4:26PM
Justice for Marielle Franco, assassinated for defending human rights
On Wednesday 14 March 2018, Brazil was shocked by the brutal assassination, in Rio de Janeiro, of councilwoman 38-year-old Marielle Franco.
Mar 21 2018 1:35PM
Meet Masud
The Ahmadiyya community of Pakistan face prejudice, discrimination and attacks. It is illegal for them to practise their religion.
Mar 21 2018 1:11PM
Indonesia is failing the Ahmadiyya community
In Indonesia several laws restrict religious freedom. The government must act now.