Qld’s youth laws an injustice

31.1.14 | AMNESTY International Australia has raised its concerns with Queensland’s Premier about proposed changes to the Youth Justice Act in Queensland, which will punish already disadvantaged children.

Ceasefire in South Sudan

24.1.14 | OXFAM welcomes the signing of a ceasefire agreement today between the Government of South Sudan and Riek Machar’s opposition forces in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Peace must be found in Syria – World Vision

22.1.14 | WORLD Vision has joined the call for all parties to the Syria conflict to negotiate a peace agreement at Geneva II to end the bloodshed.

Supreme Court reduces 15 death sentences in India

22.1.14 | AMNESTY International says the commuting of 15 death sentences is a positive step for human rights in India.