Human Rights in Countries

Amnesty International monitors the state of human rights in more than 150 countries. Our research teams, based in London, conduct investigative missions throughout the world and publishes an Annual Report summarizing its work. Learn about the state of human rights in the following regions:



Asia and the Pacific


Middle East and North Africa


Featured Issues and Campaigns

Why Can't Women Control Their Own Bodies in Burkina Faso?

Forced and early marriage, unwanted pregnancy and lacking sex education are reducing hundreds of thousands of girls and women in Burkina Faso to second-class citizens.

Uncertain Fate in the Dominican Republic

Tens of thousands of Dominicans of Haitian descent are at risk of being expelled from the only country they've ever known.