Multinationals Seem Too Big For Accountability. Switzerland May Change That

This Sunday, the Swiss people will vote in a landmark referendum on how their multinational companies…

Cuba: Amnesty International calls for release of two San Isidro prisoners of conscience

Cuban artist Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara and academic Anamely Ramos González are prisoners of conscience, imprisoned…

Algeria: European Parliament calls for action on human rights and expresses solidarity with demonstrators

The European Parliament’s second urgency resolution on Algeria in a year is an important step and…

Sri Lanka: Deliver justice, truth and reparation to families of the disappeared

Following the announcement of the release of a list of complaints and information received by the…

AMAZON, LET WORKERS UNIONIZE! RESPECT FOR WORKERS’ RIGHTS IS NOT A CHOICE

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact on societies and economies around the world. But…

Greece: Charges against women’s rights activists – including Amnesty staff – must be dropped

Greece: Charges against women’s rights activists – including Amnesty staff – must be dropped Responding to…

Freedom United responds to Scottish Government’s ‘Equally Safe: challenging men’s demand for prostitution’ consultation

Below are Freedom United’s responses to the consultation’s questions most relevant to our work regarding the…

Pakistan: Surge in Targeted Killings of Ahmadis

Pakistani authorities should urgently and impartially investigate a surge in violent attacks on members of the…

Thailand: Joint statement on pro-democracy protests on 17 and 25 November 2020

We, the undersigned organizations, condemn the Thai police’s unnecessary and excessive use of force against peaceful…

Lebanon: Authorities’ failure to implement anti-torture law is a disgrace

With the review of Lebanon’s human rights record by the UN Human Rights Council approaching in…