amnesty.org
Which language would you like to use this site in?
ENGLISH
ESPAÑOL
FRANÇAIS
العربية
Refine your search
CONTENT TYPES
COUNTRIES
RESOURCE TYPES
TOPICS
73,515 results
Sort by
CAMPAIGNS EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIASEXUAL RIGHTS
Change is inevitable: people demand the human right to access safe abortion across Europe
Europe has been at the forefront of the global trend towards the liberalization of abortion laws for more than 60 years. But there is still work to do to give all women and people who can become pregnant access to safe and legal abortion. Almost all EU member states have now legalized abortion on...
September 28, 2021
NEWS ALGERIA CENSORSHIP AND FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION
Algeria: Stop using bogus terrorism charges to prosecute peaceful activists and journalists
The Algerian authorities are increasingly resorting to broadly worded terrorism-related charges to prosecute journalists, human rights defenders and political activists and to criminalize two political organizations by labelling them as “terrorists” in a new clampdown on dissent,...
September 28, 2021
PRESS RELEASE MALDIVES PRESS FREEDOM
Maldives: New bill threatens journalistic right to protection of sources
The Maldivian authorities must drop the deeply problematic provision in the Evidence Bill that would compel journalists to reveal their sources, said a joint statement signed by the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), its affiliate the Maldives Journalist Association (MJA), the Maldives...
September 28, 2021
EDUCATION
Universalizing Human Rights
Human rights education (HRE) is something I keep coming back to over and over again in my career. When I embarked in human rights 27 years ago, my colleagues and I wanted to feel and understand the values we were seeking to promote, which is why we organized practical activities for human rights...
September 28, 2021
NEWS IRAN DEATH PENALTY
Iran: Stop imminent execution of Farhad Salehi Jabehdar
Responding to the news that Iranian authorities have transferred Farhad Salehi Jabehdar, a 30-year-old man sentenced to death for the rape of a child, to solitary confinement at Central Prison of Karaj in Alborz province in preparation for his execution on 29 September at dawn, Diana Eltahawy,...
September 28, 2021
EDUCATION UKRAINE DISCRIMINATION
End Discrimination and Hate Crimes: SPHERE UKRAINE Write for Rights 2021
In this human rights education activity, participants explore how general assumptions about people and groups can lead to discrimination and fuel violence, stigma and hate crimes. Participants will learn why guaranteeing the right to non-discrimination is particularly essential for people who...
September 28, 2021
EDUCATION THAILAND DEMONSTRATIONS
The Right to Protest and Freedom of Expression: RUNG PANUSAYA THAILAND- Write for Rights 2021
With this human rights education activity participants will learn about the right to freedom of expression and peaceful protest. They will see how these rights are important to their lives. They will learn about the situation of young people in Thailand who are trying to exercise their rights.
September 28, 2021
NEWS LEBANON INTERNATIONAL JUSTICE
Lebanon: Suspension of investigation into Beirut blast points to authorities’ brazen attempts to obstruct justice
Responding to a decision by Lebanese authorities to suspend the investigation into the 2020 Beirut port blast, following complaints filed by two MPs summoned for interrogation accusing the leading investigative judge of bias, Amnesty International’s Deputy Director for the Middle East and North...
September 27, 2021
NEWS GUINEA DEMONSTRATIONS
Guinea: Coup further complicates massacre justice
Efficient, fair trial should hold 2009 stadium abusers accountable (Conakry, September 27, 2021) – The trial of suspects in the massacre of more than 150 people and the rape of dozens of women in a Guinea stadium on 28 September 2009 should begin as soon as possible, six human rights groups said...
September 27, 2021
NEWS EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA
EU/Saudi Arabia: First human rights meeting must not be a whitewash
Spokespeople available  Ahead of the first EU-Saudi Arabia meeting on human rights on 27 September, Amnesty International is calling on EU leaders to hold Saudi Arabia’s government to account for its campaign to silence dissent, which has accelerated in recent months. The human...
September 27, 2021
NEWS EGYPT ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS
Egypt: Businessmen behind bars for resisting security agency demands
Egyptian authorities are abusing counter-terrorism laws to arbitrarily detain a leading businessman and his son in conditions that amount to torture in reprisal for their refusal to hand over company assets, Amnesty International said today. Concerns over the health of 75-year-old...
September 27, 2021
NEWS
Hong Kong: Demise of vigil group shows marking Tiananmen crackdown will not be tolerated
Responding to the disbandment of the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China (Hong Kong Alliance), which has organized Hong Kong’s Tiananmen commemoration vigil for the past 30 years, Amnesty International’s Asia-Pacific Director Yamini Mishra said:  “For 32...
September 25, 2021
NEXT
ABOUT US
Contact Us
How We’re Run
Modern Slavery Act Statement
Finances and Pay
Structure and People
RESOURCES
Media Centre
Human Rights Education
Human Rights Courses
GET INVOLVED
Join
Take Action
Volunteer
LATEST
News
Campaigns
Research
WORK WITH US
If you are talented and passionate about human rights then Amnesty International wants to hear from you.
JOBS & INTERNSHIPS
Privacy Policy
Cookie Statement
Permissions
Refunds of Donations

© 2021 Amnesty International
FOLLOW US ON:
Your choice regarding cookies on this site
We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can use this tool to change your cookie settings. Otherwise, we'll assume you're OK to continue.
Who We AreHow We’re RunJobs & InternshipsWhat We DoCountriesGet InvolvedTake ActionJoinVolunteerDonate NowLatestNewsCampaignsEducationResearchImpactESPAÑOLFRANÇAISالعربية
WHO WE AREHOW WE’RE RUNJOBS & INTERNSHIPSWHAT WE DOCOUNTRIESGET INVOLVEDTAKE ACTIONJOINVOLUNTEERDONATE NOWLATESTNEWSCAMPAIGNSEDUCATIONRESEARCHIMPACTDONATE