|Miriam, human rights defender, 1947|
We again are called upon to speak up for indigenous uncontacted people. These tribes have no immunity to our diseases and has history has taught us can be wiped out. Please act on behalf of the Ayoreo tribe in Paraguay whose lands are being stolen by a subsidiary of Spanish construction company Grupo San José.
We have two egregious cases from Uzbekistan, one of which also involves Russia. An Uzbekistani citizen has been returned from Russia apparently by force and is at risk of torture. Please act on behalf of Azamatzhon Ermakov.
The writer Mamadali Makhmudov faces a second prison term after serving a 14 year session. Please write on his behalf as requested..