Human rights defenders (469)
Aug 19 2019 11:29am
Urgent Action update: Human rights defender needs urgent medical care
Human rights defender Joaquín Elo Ayeto is in urgent need of medical a...
    Aug 15 2019 4:02pm
    Urgent Action outcome: Dr. Scott warren new trial slated for november
    Dr. Scott Warren was facing 20 years in prison for providing humanitar...
      Aug 15 2019 11:55am
      Urgent Action update: Jailed cancer patient tortured in prison
      Critically ill prisoner of conscience and human right defender Arash S...
        Aug 9 2019 3:30pm
        Urgent Action update: Activists released on bail, awaiting trial
        The trial of seven activists, charged with treason for attending a tra...
          Aug 9 2019 12:35pm
          Urgent Action update: Hunger-striking labour rights activist at risk
          Labour rights activist Sepideh Gholian has been on hunger strike since...
            Aug 9 2019 12:02pm
            Urgent Action: Grassroots women activist held incommunicado
            Chen Jianfang, a devoted grassroots human rights defender has been hel...
              Aug 8 2019 2:52pm
              Urgent Action update: A decade in jail for defying forced veiling
              Two Iranian women’s rights defenders, Yasaman Aryani and Monireh Arabs...
                Aug 5 2019 2:31pm
                Urgent Action update: Land defenders in Río Blanco still at risk
                On 16 July, the Civic Council of Popular Indigenous Organizations of H...
                  Aug 2 2019 12:56pm
                  Urgent Action update: Lawyer of Xinca people still under threat
                  Lawyer Quelvin Jimenez reported that on 23 June a group of people, car...
                    Jul 31 2019 8:43pm
                    Israel: death threats made against Amnesty and other civil society organisations
                    Messages sprayed outside Amnesty office, while further threats and a d...