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Amnesty: World Leaders Must Make Human Rights a Priority in Afghanistan

Champa Patel is Director for South Asia at Amnesty International On October 4, some 70 countries will gather in Brussels to enact a charade at a donors’ conference on Afghanistan. As guests of the European Union (EU) and the Afghan government, they will make a great show of their pledges of financial support, even though the sums proffered fall far short of Afghanistan’s needs.
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