About me

I'm Amnesty's Women's Human Rights Programme Manager.

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May 23 2019 5:05PM
The most marginalised women bear the brunt of poverty in the UK
The UK is the fifth richest country in the world but not all get a fair share of its wealth. This week the UN special rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights published his final report after his visit in November 2018.

About me

I'm a volunteer at Amnesty working with the Human Rights Defenders team

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May 17 2019 3:33PM
LGBTI Rights around the world
Today marks the International day against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia. It is a day recognised across the globe, where people come together and raise awareness of the violation of rights that the LGBTI+ community continue to fa...

About me

One of the Amnesty UK Press team - I cover Europe, Latin America, sport and human rights, and LGBTI issues. Twitter: @NaomiWestland

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May 10 2019 1:14PM
The UK’s biggest ever celebration of refugees and football
A record-breaking 170 football clubs came together for Amnesty’s third Football Welcomes weekend to celebrate the contribution players with refugee backgrounds make to the game
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May 2 2019 2:30PM
The hair on my head is mine, not the State’s: Challenging forced veiling in Iran
The right for women to choose what to wear or not wear is a personal choice. However, sadly this right is abused on a daily basis in Iran.