Daily Archives: 25 June 2013

‘Fish out of water’ yet again: Palestinian refugees from Syria in Egypt

By Neil Sammonds, Amnesty International’s Syria researcher Bahaa, a Palestinian refugee from Syria, has taken a short break from his precious decorating job to take me to meet his family in 6th of October City, a satellite city of Egypt’s … Continue reading

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“We know we shouldn’t carry heavy loads but for us it’s compulsory”

In the second instalment from our team, recently returned from Nepal, Kathryn Ramsay from Amnesty’s Gender Programme recalls a meeting with Dalit women in Mugu district. Hira Devi B.K. is 16 years old and studying in class 6 at school. … Continue reading

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