Welcome to Scribd. Sign in or start your free trial to enjoy unlimited e-books, audiobooks & documents.Find out more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Look up keyword
Like this
1Activity
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL REPORT 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL REPORT 2011

Ratings:
(0)
|Views: 1,191|Likes:
Published by Chamille Zue
HUMAN RIGHTS FACTS AND FIGURES 2011
HUMAN RIGHTS FACTS AND FIGURES 2011

More info:

Published by: Chamille Zue on May 13, 2011
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

05/13/2011

pdf

text

original

 
Amnesty International
is a lobal movement of more than 3 millionsupporters, members and activists in more than 150 countries andterritories who campain to end rave abuses of human rihts.Our vision is for every person to enjoy all the rihts enshrined in theUniversal Declaration of Human Rihts and other international human rihtsstandards.We are independent of any overnment, political ideoloy, economic interestor reliion and are funded mainly by our membership and public donations.
Amnesty International beancampainin for an end to the deathpenalty in 1977. We continue to call onall states to abolish this cruel, inhumanand deradin punishment. Followinpressure from Amnesty International,the UN adopted the Convention aainstTorture in 1984. Althouh 147 countrieshave ratified the Convention, tortureremains widespread and we continue toinvestiate reports of torture worldwide.
Index: POL 10/011/2011EnlishMay 2011Amnesty InternationalInternational SecretariatPeter Benenson House1 Easton StreetLondon WC1X 0DWUnited Kindom
amnesty.or
 
AND OTHER
ILL-TREATMENTIN
TORTURE
98
CO
UNTRIES
LASTYEAR WE DOCUMENTED SPECIFIC CASES OF
96
INCREASEDTO
TODAY THAT 
IN 1977, ONLY 16 COUNTRIES HAD ABOLISHEDTHE DEATH PENALTY FORALL CRIMES.
NUMBER HAS
 
EVEN WHERE JUSTICE SYSTEMS EXIST, THEYARE OFTEN CORRUPT OR DISCRIMINATORY.
2
ALMOST
3
JUSTICE
DO NOT HAVE ACCESS TO
OF PEOPLE IN THE WORLD
 
UNFAIR
TRIALS IN
54
CO
UNTRIES
IN 2010 AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL INVESTIGATED

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
scribd
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->