Latest Updates

September 19, 2012
Three trade unionists and a journalist receive heavy suspended prison sentences and fines for initiating and publishing an anti-government petition.
Press Release
September 10, 2012

Prisoners in Chad are chained 24 hours a day in severely overcrowded, unventilated and filthy cells where temperatures reach up to 118 degrees Fahrenheit.

September 9, 2012

Prison conditions in Chad are deplorable. Men, women and children share overcrowded cells and often must supply their own food and medicine. Amnesty International is calling for urgent prison refor...

September 7, 2012
In Chad, prisoners' lives are often put at risk by harsh detention conditions including severe overcrowding in soaring heat.

More Amnesty News and Multimedia