Indonesia: submission to the united nations committee on the elimination of discrimination against women: 78th pre-sessional working group, 13-17 july 2020

Although the Indonesian government has taken positive steps to fulfil its pledge to combat violence against women and eliminate prejudice against women, Amnesty International is concerned that women and girls in Indonesia continue to face barriers in fully exercising their human rights in law, policy and practice. 52 palabras más

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“They executed some and brought the rest with them”: Human rights violations by security forces in the Sahel.

Index number: AFR 37/2318/2020. Amnesty International has documented serious human rights violations committed by the security forces of Mali, Niger and Burkina Faso in their respective territories during military operations between February 2020 and April 2020. 61 palabras más

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Cambodia: Submission to the UN Human Rights Committee 129th Sess

Index number: ASA 23/2464/2020. Amnesty International provides the following information to the United Nations Human Rights Committee ahead of the adoption of the list of issues for the third periodic report of Cambodia at its 129th session, in June 2020. 50 palabras más

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Ethiopia: "Beyond Law Enforcement" Human Rights Violations by Ethiopian Security Forces in Amhara and Oromia

Index number: AFR 25/2358/2020. The political reforms introduced in Ethiopia by the incumbent government in 2018 presented the country with an opportunity to break with its abysmal human rights record marred by extrajudicial killings, torture and other ill-treatment and enforced disappearance among other serious human rights violations. 38 palabras más

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Nigeria: “We dried our tears”: Addressing the toll on children of Northeast Nigeria’s conflict.

Index number: AFR 44/2322/2020. This report examines the devastating impact that the conflict in Northeast Nigeria has had on children. Boko Haram has carried out widespread abductions of girls and boys and then subjected children in captivity to further atrocities; it has also wreaked havoc on communities across the region, through pillaging and attacks on civilians and schools. 46 palabras más

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A Guide for Europe: Protecting the rights of women and girls in times of COVID-19 pandemic and its aftermath.

Index number: EUR 01/2360/2020. The COVID-19 pandemic has a distinct impact on women and girls that is both immediate and that poses the risk of exacerbating pre-existing gender and other intersecting inequalities. 78 palabras más

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Américas: El Costo de Curar: Los derechos de las personas trabajadoras de la salud en las Américas durante el COVID-19 y más allá

Index number: AMR 01/2311/2020. En el momento de redactar este informe, casi la mitad de las personas que han dado positivo al virus delCOVID-19 viven en la región de las Américas, donde, según la Organización Panamericana de la Salud, hay más de 2 millones de casos confirmados. 200 palabras más

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