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Summary Maciré Camara, a widow and mother of five, is a farmer in Diakhabia, a village in the Boké region of Guinea, West Africa.[1] Walking through Camara’s community, it’s hard to imagine the connection between the global car industry and her rural…
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Summary Security forces only defended the polling stations, the voters, and took care of the delivery of the ballot boxes. But they did nothing to stop the mob violence by armed Guerzé, Konianké, and Malinké, who attacked people and their properties. –…
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Summary Guinea’s 450 megawatt Souapiti dam, scheduled to begin operating in September 2020, is the most advanced of several new hydropower projects planned by the government of President Alpha Condé. Guinea’s government believes that hydropower can…
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  Summary Bauxite mining in Guinea, one of the world’s poorest countries, is booming. Since 2015, the government of President Alpha Condé has transformed Guinea into a top global exporter, and the biggest to China, where the bulk of global aluminum is…
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Summary When the head teacher found out that I was pregnant, he called me to his office and told me, “You have to leave our school immediately because you are pregnant.” —Jamida K., Kahama, Tanzania, April 2014 We don’t allow pregnant girls to continue…
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 Waiting for Justice
 Accountability before Guinea’s Courts for the

 September 28, 2009 Stadium Massacre, Rapes, and Other Abuses 
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 Important Steps
 Undermining Factors
 Insecure…
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 “We
 Have Lived in Darkness”
 A Human Rights Agenda for Guinea’s New Government
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 Recommendations
 To the New
 Government of Guinea and President
 To Address
 Accountability for Past Abuses and Create a…
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 Map of Guinea
 
 
 
 Map of Conakry
 
 
 
 Map of the September 28 Stadium and Surrounding Area
 
 
 
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 At around 11:30 a.m. on the morning of September 28, 2009, several…
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Bottom of the Ladder Exploitation and Abuse of Girl Domestic Workers in Guinea Map of Guinea Map of Mali Summary Recommendations Key recommendations to the Government of Guinea.. Detailed recommendations Methodology and Terminology Methodological…
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Dying for Change Brutality and Repression by Guinean Security Forces in Response to a Nationwide Strike Map of Guinea Summary Recommendations To the Government of Guinea To the United States, France, the European Union and other International Donors To…
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"The Perverse Side of Things" Torture, Inadequate Detention Conditions, and Excessive Use of Force by Guinean Security Forces I. Summary II. Background III. Torture and Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of Suspects in Police Custody…
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Youth, Poverty and Blood: The Lethal Legacy of West Africa's Regional Warriors I. Summary II. Recommendations To the Governments of Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea, Burkina Faso, and Côte d'Ivoire To All Governments donating funds to Liberia To the…
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POLICY PARALYSIS: A CALL FOR ACTION ON HIV/AIDS-RELATED
 HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS IN AFRICA      SUMMARY II. ABUSES
 OF WOMEN AND GIRLS THAT FUEL HIV/AIDS.. HIV/AIDS and
 Abuse of Girls Risks to
 Women and Girls in…