As it considers whether to back a controversial dam in Tajikistan, the World Bank needs to revisit its criteria for funding projects that displace people from their homes.
Government, Donors Should Enhance Access to Food, Water, Education
Beaten by Mob Then Jailed Without Charge
Khaled al-Natour, Held Incommunicado, Should be Charged or Freed
European Bank Should Set Benchmarks for Reform in Middle East, North Africa
Authorities Ordered Detention on Minor Charge, Failed to Treat Pain
UK-Ethiopia Agreement on Deportations Puts Suspects at Risk
Promises From Algeria and Jordan Unreliable in Preventing Abuse
Follow UN Recommendations, and Reject Longer Pre-Charge Detention
House of Lords Should Reject Harmful Provisions of Terrorism Bill
A harrowing account from a man the CIA handed over to Jordan – smuggled from prison on tiny paper – exposes U.S. complicity in torture.
Cites Torture by Jordanian and Libyan Authorities
CIA Transfer of Suspects to Jordan for Interrogation Violates International Law