December 8, 2009
Amnesty International is receiving increasing allegations of serious human rights violations, such as enforced...
October 27, 2009
Lack of access to adequate, safe and clean water has been a longstanding problem for Palestinians in the Occupied...
April 29, 2008
Mexico: Torture and sexual violence against women detained in San Salvador Atenco - Two years of injustice and impunity
The second anniversary of the events that took place in San Salvador Atenco, Mexico State, is approaching without substantial advances for the victims that suffered sexual violence at the hands of the police on May 3 and 4, 2006.
July 18, 2006
Since 2001 over 2,200 women and girls have been murdered in Guatemala and the rate of murders is on the increase. Between 1 January 2006 and 5 May according to police statistics 229 women and girls were killed.