Category Archives: Right to Health

Our final Blog Action Day favourite: Human rights and mental health in India

Mental illnesses are the stuff that stigma is made of, and patients’ human rights are often violated, says Sakshi Nanda. This is the third and last of our favourite blog posts tweeted to @AmnestyOnline on Blog Action Day 2013, when … Continue reading

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Shell’s Niger Delta pollution: the good, the bad and the ongoing quest for justice

By Audrey Gaughran, Amnesty International’s Africa Programme Director This week’s ruling by a Dutch court in a case brought by four Nigerian farmers against the oil company Shell for pollution damage represents a small victory – but also underlines the … Continue reading

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