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Freedom House marks the one year anniversary of the sentencing of anti-slavery activists Biram dah Abeid and Brahim Bilal. 

Freedom House extends congratulates IRA-Mauritanie on receiving this year’s Human Rights Tulip award for courageous human rights defense.

Freedom House marks the November 11 anniversary of the arrests of Mauritanian anti-slavery activists Biram Dah Abeid, Brahim Bilal Ramdhane and Djiby Sow.

A la lumière de ces événements, nous vous appelons à condamner publiquement cette injustice, à encourager le gouvernement de Mauritanie à mettre en pratique ses lois anti-esclavage et à sérieusement reconsidérer l’éligibilité de la Mauritanie à l’African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA).

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Freedom in Sub-Saharan Africa 2007

Freedom House released an analysis of democracy in sub-Saharan Africa showing that the region has experienced notable increases in freedom over the past generation, although more setbacks than gains were seen in 2006.

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