Jan 31 2011 12:00 am
Annie Lennox and EQUALS launch the Big Inequality Debate
Annie Lennox and the EQUALS partnership of charities invite you to Join the Big Inequality Debate and celebrate the 100th anniversary of International Women's rights's rightss rights's rights's rights...
Jan 30 2011 12:00 am
Israel: Jailing of Palestinian activist Ameer Makhoul a 'disturbing development'
Amnesty International has urged the Israeli authorities to end their harassment of Palestinian human rights activists after a well-known campaigner in Haifa was jailed for nine years and given an addi...
Jan 28 2011 12:00 am
Yemen: 'Those who weaken the whip of obedience would be killed' threat against protest organiser
Amnesty International has called on the Yemeni authorities to protect a human rights activist and journalist who says she has received a death threat for her role in organising and taking part in the...
Jan 28 2011 12:00 am
Yemen: 'Those who weaken the whip of obedience would be killed' threat against protest organiser
Amnesty International has called on the Yemeni authorities to protect a human rights activist and journalist who says she has received a death threat for her role in organising and taking part in the...
Jan 28 2011 12:00 am
Israeli inquiry into Gaza flotilla deaths no more than a whitewash
Amnesty International has condemned the findings of an Israeli inquiry into last year’s raid on a Gaza-bound aid flotilla as a “whitewash” which failed to account for the deaths of nine Turkish nation...
Jan 28 2011 12:00 am
Ghana: Thousands of railway dwellers at risk of eviction
Amnesty International has urged the Ghanaian authorities to halt the eviction of thousands of people living next to railway lines in the capital, Accra amid new fears that they are facing imminent for...
Jan 28 2011 12:00 am
Egypt: Authorities must rein in security forces
* Detained protestors tell Amnesty of beatings * Amnesty experts available to talk about the unfolding situation in Egypt Amnesty International has urged the Egyptian authorities to rein in security f...
Jan 28 2011 12:00 am
Amnesty appalled by major parties' approval of policy that could expose more people to risk of torture
Amnesty International has condemned the recommendation of the UK counter-terrorism review that supports and seeks to extend the use of diplomatic assurances to return people to countries where they ri...
Jan 27 2011 12:00 am
Uganda: Investigate murder of LGBTI activist
Amnesty International has called on the Ugandan authorities to ensure a credible investigation into the death of a Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) rights activist who successf...
Jan 27 2011 12:00 am
Uganda: Gay rights activist murder appalling
In response to the murder of David Kato, one of the leading human rights defenders who worked to promote the human rights of lesbians, gays, bisexuals, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in Ugand...