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Samoa: Judicial reforms weaken human rights: Amnesty International submission for the UN Universal Periodic Review, 39th session of the UPR Working Group, 1-12 November 2021

23 April 2021

Summary

This submission was prepared for Samoa's Universal Periodic Review before the UN Human Rights Council. Key human rights issues raised include recent judicial reforms that weaken human rights protection, independence of judges and lawyers, women's rights, LGBTI rights, access to adequate health care and the climate crisis.

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covid-19 climate change samoa asia and the pacific lgbti rights justice systems right to health women's rights

Index number
ASA 45/4021/2021

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