Report of an Amnesty International mission to Sri Lanka, 9-15 January 1975.

by Amnesty International

Publisher: Amnesty International in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 50 Downloads: 492
Share This

Places:

  • Sri Lanka.

Subjects:

  • Political prisoners -- Sri Lanka.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV9785.8 .A67 1976
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p. ;
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3911121M
ISBN 100900058404
LC Control Number81474286

SOCIAL WATCH REPORT SOCIAL WATCH REPORT Temas_ing ().indd 1 14/9/07 Temas_ing ().indd 2 14/9/07 SOCIAL WATCH REPORT in dignity and rights Temas_ing ().indd 3 14/9/07 SOCIAL WATCH Coordinating Committee Areli Sandoval (Mexico) and Jens Martens (Germany), co-chairs.   Correct answer is A. The world population in is billion, according to UN-Pop [1]. That would usually be rounded to 8 billion, but we show 7 billion because we are rounding the population region by region. The populations of the four Gapminder regions were estimated based on national data from UN-Pop [1]: the Americas, billion. In the ACFID report from the Dev Ed Unit, Aid in a Changing Society: A Handbook of the Australian Aid Debate (Moore and Tuckwell ), was highly critical of Australian NGOs, and when it was debated at ACFID Council in there were moves for it to be pulped.4 The Dev Ed Unit was challenging NGOs and their approach to aid, suggesting a. International non-governmental organisations such as Amnesty International welcomed the creation of the Commission, but questions remain about its independence and influence. Furthermore, the Commission is only empowered to consider complaints relating to acts which took place after its establishment (Amnesty International, ).

  The Rest of Their Lives – Life Without Parole for Child Offenders in the U.S., AI HRW, • Aug. 1, • Topics: Juveniles, Failure to Protect (Juveniles), Juvenile Prisons. The Council of Europe has recommended that its 46 member nations enact laws requiring Internet media outlets to allow governments the right to publish responses to articles correcting "false information" on their sites: The Council of Europe has called on its 46 member-states to introduce legislation on the right of reply to correct false information on online media. Sri Lanka’s Welikada prison clash leaves 27 dead – 10 November – BBC YouTube video (2 min. 06 sec.): Wilikada Prison clash – 9 th November The German Bundestag passes the controversial data retention bill mandating storage of citizens’ telecommunications traffic data for six months without probable cause. Christ warned, “When ye therefore shall see the abomination of desolation, spoken of by Daniel the prophet stand in the holy place, (whoso readeth, let him understand:) Then let them which be in Judaea flee into the mountains: For then shall be great tribulation, such as was not from the beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall : Garner Ted Armstrong.

International Journal of Comic Art 1 (2; Fall): Alba, Victor. 'The Mexican Revolution and the Cartoon' Comparative Studies in Society and History, vol.9 no.2 January pp Albano, John and Tony DeZuniga. IV Appendix. Eastern Europe in the World Economy. The Fall of the Berlin Wall makes it necessary to re-arrange existing data bases and research designs for the study of transnatio. Tasmania Police Annual Report Hobart: Tasmanian Government, Department of Police and Emergency Management, 8 October. (Q) Full Citation. Tasmania. ‘Number of Firearms Seized, Surrendered and Destroyed, ’ Tasmania Police Annual Report

Report of an Amnesty International mission to Sri Lanka, 9-15 January 1975. by Amnesty International Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Report of an Amnesty International mission to Sri Lanka, January [Amnesty International.]. Kuttimani’s name appears in the list of 47 Tamil prisoners held without trial under Emergency Regulations, that appeared in the Report of an Amnesty International Mission to Sri Lanka ( January ) prepared by Martin Ennals.

The name is mentioned as ‘Joha Chandran’ (I). Report of an Amnesty International mission to Sri Lanka, January HV A67 Report of an Amnesty International mission to Sri Lanka, 31 January-9 February Prison of women: testimonies of war and resistance in Spain, / Tomasa Cuevas ; translated and edited by Mary E.

Giles. HV C84 A Report of an Amnesty International mission to Spain, October the Minority Rights Group Report, The Bihari's in Bangladesh, by Ben Whitaker (London, Minority Rights Group24 p.); the Amnesty International Mission Report of April (London: Amnesty In-ternational21 p.); and Rounaq Jahan's report, "Women in Bangla-desh" appearing in Volume 5 of Case Studies on Human Rights and.

Sri Lankan Tamils, depending on where they live in Sri Lanka, may also additionally speak Sinhala and or English. According to the Census % orSri Lankan Tamils also spoke Sinhala and % orSri Lankan Tamils also spoke : ,–, In the same report, Senator Kennedy reported that 80% of the refugees in India were Hindus and according to numerous international relief agencies such as UNESCO and World Health Organization the number of East Pakistani refugees at their peak in India was close to 10 million.

Given that the Hindu population in East Pakistan was around Israeli practices – SpCttee annual report. Ambassador and Chargé d'Affaires a.i. of the Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations, to represent Sri Lanka at the meetings of the. Travellers to Sri Lanka must get an Electronic Travel Authorisation prior to getting a visa on arrival at the entry port, except for a few countries where the ETA is exempted, and for a few countries where a visa must be got in advance.

Citizens of India, Pakistan, and other countries in the northwestern part of Asia receive discounted ETAs. REFERENCES* to R.J. Rummel, Death By Government New Brunswick, N.J. Transaction Publications, Note that this is not a bibliography. The items included here are only those ordinarily cited in this book or as sources for estimates in the supplementary STATISTICS OFarticles, and other works used for background or otherwise consulted are not listed.

Refugee: | | ||| | Villagers fleeing the village of Kibati duri World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and the most definitive collection ever assembled.

Amnesty: On Janu a presidential decree announced an amnesty of prisoners who were serving sentences of less than five years and halving the sentences of others. The government announced the amnesty would affect approximately 2, prisoners; as of October, the government stated that 2, had been released under the decree.

Amnesty International USA, The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Human Rights, The United Nations, and Amnesty International (). [New York: Amnesty International USA, pp.] Arti Press Law and Practice (Sandra Coliver ed., ).

[London: Article 19 International Centre Against Censorship, pp.]. The resulting embryonic process of democratization peaked four years later in In that year, there was the January plebiscite referendum in favor of secession – % of the citizens voted for independence.

South Sudan got its independence on July 9,and became the 54th country in Africa and rd in the world. The human rights implications of the Sinhalese-Tamil conflict in Sri Lanka: hearing before the Subcommittees on Human Rights and International Organizations and on Asian and Pacific Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives.

Sri Lankan Tamils (Tamil: இலங்கை தமிழர், ilankai tamiḻar. also Tamil: ஈழத் தமிழர், īḻat tamiḻar?) or Ceylon Tamils, also known a. THE THIRD UNITED NATIONS SEMINAR ON THE QUESTION OF PALESTINE Theme: "The inalienable rights of the Palestinian people" 10 – 14 August Colombo CONTENTS Page 1. Report of the Third United.

Kantaji Temple 's. Kantanji's Temple in Dinajpur, Bangladesh Gobinda Temple, Puthia, Rajshahi, Bangladesh Kal Bhairab Temple at Brahmanbaria. Hinduism is the second largest religious affiliation in Bangladesh, covering about % of the population, according to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics for Bangladesh terms of population, Bangladesh is the third.

Advocacy Foundation Missions - International. Introduction A missionary is a member of a religious group sent into an area to do evangelism or ministries of service, such as education, literacy.

National Report of Mozambique on its Implementation of the United Nations Programme of Action to Prevent, Combat and Eradicate the Illicit Trade in Small Arms and Light Weapons in All Its Aspects (UNPoA).

New York, NY: Permanent Mission of Mozambique to the United Nations, 1 January. (Q) Full Citation. The first--the Presidential Truth Commission on Suspicious Deaths--was established in by President Kim Dae-Jung to "investigate the deaths of citizens in South Korea between andreport on the findings, make recommendations to.

Report of the Presidential Commission on the Buddha Sasana Chapter 09 Conversion of Buddhists to other religions *translated from Sinhala Currently in Sri Lanka, there are followers of four main religions, viz.

Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, and Christianity. There are historical reasons that account for this. Historical sources bear witness that many belief [ ]. state-sponsored homophobia - Refworld - carried out in 65 countries generated the data (a tiny part of which is presented in this.

to secure economic, social and cultural rights, including freedom from. online resources, the Erasing 76 Crimes news resource (Colin. In Januarythe GATT was replaced by a stronger World Trade Organization (WTO), the result of eight years of GATT negotiations.

Today, member countries number (nearly the whole world except China, some former communist countries, and a number of small nations) and WTO rules apply to over 90 percent of international trade.

The creation of a system of faceless courts to prosecute those accused of terrorism, justified as a temporary emergency measure, stands out as anti-democratic and in violation of basic human rights principles.

Together with the impunity granted to government forces who torture, rape, and murder citizens, justice under Fujimori is two-faced: benevolent to soldiers, punitive to civilians. Treaties and International Agreements. Countries & Areas. Back; Countries & Areas. Search for country or area.

Flooding and rain-activated landslips have brought about the breakdown of more t houses and harm to lakh houses. More than seven lakh hectares of yields have likewise been wrecked, prompting direct monetary misfortunes of more than 15 billion yuan (USD billion), the report said. E/CN.4//94/Add.3 Page 9 Novemberthe Special Representative transmitted a letter of allegation regarding the arrest of José Rasgadinho and of Francisco Luis dos Santos, respectively, coordinator and member of the Boavista Ward United Residents' Commission, an organization working on housing rights, in particular on evictions.

The Global Corruption Report was published on 15 October and provides an overview of the state of corruption around the globe, covering the period from July to June It. Report of the Special Rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Philip Alston – Mission to Guatemala, Report of the UN Human Rights Council (19 February ) UN Doc No A/HRC.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Refworld is the leading source of information necessary for taking quality decisions on refugee status. Refworld contains a vast collection of reports relating to situations in countries of origin, policy documents and positions, and documents relating to international and national legal frameworks.

The information has been carefully selected and compiled from UNHCR's global network of field.Introduction. Poland is one of the very few countries that have introduced the concept of sustainable development at a constitutional level.

According to Article 5 of the Polish Constitution: “The Republic of Poland shall safeguard the independence and integrity of its territory and ensure the freedoms and rights of persons and citizens, the security of the citizens, safeguard the national.