Brazil (79)
Oct 17 2023 3:27pm
Urgent Action Outcome: Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Still Remain At Risk
After two years of trial, on September 27th Brazil’s Supreme Federal C...
Oct 28 2022 5:32pm
Brazil: 'Alarming' reports of politically-motivated attacks and intimidation ahead of presidential election
Presidential election takes place on Sunday Violence and intimidati...
Jun 16 2022 4:54pm
Brazil: murder of Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira must be thoroughly investigated
Responding to news that the bodies of British journalist Dom Phillips ...
May 7 2021 8:54am
Brazil: Police massacre in Rio de Janeiro favela 'reprehensible'
At least 25 people killed in Jacarezinho neighbourhood after police op...
Jul 22 2020 10:55pm
Brazil: auditor calls out meat company JBS's claims over Amazon supply chain
Major Amnesty report recently showed firm sourced cattle illegally gra...
Jul 15 2020 8:36am
Brazil: Cattle illegally grazed in the Amazon found in supply chain of leading meat-packer JBS
Government data shows steep rise in illegal commercial cattle ranching...
May 19 2020 10:48am
Americas: Health workers at 'horrendous risk' of COVID-19 as governments fail to offer protection to those on frontline
Americas has more than 2 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 - around ...
Apr 25 2020 7:48am
BRAZIL: Dismay as Bolsonaro questions impartiality of Franco investigation
Amnesty International reacted with dismay after the Brazilian Presiden...
Mar 14 2020 3:41am
Brazil: Two years after killing of Marielle Franco unanswered questions still remain
Marielle was murdered in a drive-by shooting in March 2018 ‘When a ...
Mar 11 2020 11:04am
Brazil: Suspected killers of Marielle Franco to be tried by popular jury
Politician and human rights defender Marielle Franco was shot dead in ...