February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

Take Action Now

June 6, 2013
Disappearances-whether abductions by criminal gangs or enforced disappearances involving public officials is shocking. There is impunity, people at risk and the fate of thousands of victims unknown.
June 6, 2013

Paramilitaries in the north of Colombia are intending to kill members of an organization that represents victims of the country's internal armed conflict.

June 5, 2013

Fifty-eight-year-old William Van Poyck, sentenced to death in 1988 for the murder of a prison guard, is due to be executed in Florida on 12 June. Claims persist that he received inadequate legal re...

June 4, 2013

A new law adopted by the Papua New Guinea parliament increases the scope of the death penalty and number of execution methods. concern rises about the fate of at least 10 prisoners under sentence o...