Reports

A Mexican Supreme Court judgement ordering the immediate release of a man jailed more than two decades ago on the basis of a confession extracted under torture is an important victory for justice, Amnesty International said today.

Stop Torture

As Nigerians prepare to go to the polling stations to elect their President on 28 March, we take a look at some of the main human rights issues facing people living in Africa’s most populous, oil-rich country.

Stop Torture

February 2003
In this report, Amnesty International will outline some criticisms of the treatment in Ireland of people with mental illness, and measure them against international human rights standards. Ultimate responsibility for compliance with international law lies with the government, not with individual government departments, health boards, civil servants or service providers.

Ireland

February 2003
In this report, Amnesty International will outline some criticisms of the treatment in Ireland of people with mental illness, and measure them against international human rights standards. Ultimate responsibility for compliance with international law lies with the government, not with individual government departments, health boards, civil servants or service providers.

Mental Health