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Amnesty International Report 2017/2018 : The state of the world's human rights, Paperback / softback Book

Amnesty International Report 2017/2018 : The state of the world's human rights Paperback / softback

Part of the Amnesty International Report series

Description

Major selling points:* New 44th edition of comprehensive reference guide to international human rights * Covers 159 countries and delivers the most comprehensive analysis of the state of human rights in the world 1 January to 31 December 2017* Published annually by leading human rights NGO* Essential reading for policy makers, activists and anyone with an interest in human rightsCovering: A 2017 rollback of human rights worldwide; Governments continued to clamp down on the rights to protest; Women's rights took a nosedive in the USA, Russia and Poland; Sweeping crackdowns on LGBT communities in Chechnya and Egypt; A military campaign of ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya population in Myanmar; More than 312 human rights defenders killed in 2017, up from 281 the year before; War crimes and crimes against humanity in Iraq, Syria, Yemen and South Sudan.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 408 pages
  • Publisher: Amnesty International UK
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Human rights
  • ISBN: 9780862104993