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Published in the 60th anniversary year of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Amnesty International Report 2008 documents human rights issues in 150 countries and territories around the world

Published in the 60th anniversary year of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Amnesty International Report 2008 documents human rights issues in 150 countries and territories around the world. It covers the period January-December 2007, and reveals a world riven by inequality, scarred by discrimination and distorted by political repression.

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Amnesty International (commonly known as Amnesty or AI) is a non-governmental organization based in the United Kingdom focused on human rights. The organization claims it has more than seven million members and supporters around the world. The stated mission of the organization is to campaign for "a world in which every person enjoys all of the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights instruments.

The report documents human rights' issues of concern to Amnesty International during 2007.

Amnesty International Report 2008: The State of the World's Human Rights. by. The report documents human rights' issues of concern to Amnesty International during 2007.

Amnesty International Report 2008. 4 Amnesty International Report 2008. 3. In recent years many African states have proved reluctant to engage constructively with global human rights institutions, such as the recently established UN Human Rights Council. Many have aligned their positions with a handful of states determined to weaken the work of these institutions. Armed conflicts The continuing armed conflicts had devastating consequences for civilian populations, with gross human rights violations including unlawful killings, sexual violence and the recruitment of child soldiers.

The Amnesty International Report 2017/18 shines a light on the state of the world’s human rights during 2017. Since the financial crisis of 2008, austerity has become a familiar term and experience for millions of people. The foreword, five regional overviews and a survey of 159 countries and territories from all regions document the struggle of many people to claim their rights, and the failures of governments to respect, protect and fulfil human rights.

28 May 2008 International human rights organization Amnesty International released its annual report on the state of the protection of human rights in the world. This time, the USA received the sharpest criticism. However, the Russian Federation was among the number of the countries where the quantity of attacks because of racism and prosecutions for political dissent noticeably increased. Amnesty International addressed president Dmitry Medvedev with a request to take measures for the guarantee of the observance of human rights and freedom in the Russian Federation.

Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 7 million people . This report documents Amnesty International’s work and concerns through 2016.

Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 7 million people who campaign for a world where human rights are enjoyed by all. Our vision is for every person to enjoy all the rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards. The absence of an entry in this report on a particular country or territory does not imply that no human rights violations of concern to Amnesty International have taken place there during the year.

Amnesty International was founded in London in 1961, following the . Archived from the original on 18 June 2008. Amnesty International Report 2005: the state of the world's human rights.

Amnesty International was founded in London in 1961, following the publication of the article "Nobel Peace Prize for its "campaign against torture," and the United Nations Prize in the Field of Human Rights in 1978. Retrieved 4 June 2008.

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Amnesty International Report 2008: The State of the World's Human Rights download epub
Social Sciences
Author: Amnesty International
ISBN: 0862104319
Category: Other
Subcategory: Social Sciences
Language: English
Publisher: Amnesty Intl British Section; Pck edition (May 1, 2008)
Pages: 381 pages