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Mar 16 2018 5:24PM
You did it: 129 MPs voted for the Refugee Family Reunion Bill!
The current UK laws on the rights of refugees are restrictive and unfair. But change is possible - the Refugee Family Reunion Bill takes us one giant step closer to reuniting refugee families.
Mar 14 2018 6:09PM
It’s Time for the UK to Adopt and Enact Global Human Rights Accountability Bill
Today marks the four anniversary of the death of Cao Shunli in state custody. It is essential and urgent that UK should adopt and enact Global Human Rights Accountability Bill after Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the UK have been po...
Mar 14 2018 12:51PM
Persuading Politicians
Amnesty International is one of multiple NGOs who are campaigning to change the laws around refugee family reunion, and on Friday 16 March we arrive at a pivotal moment. The proposal to change the law is being debated at Westminster an...
Mar 13 2018 5:48PM
The Amnesty CILIP Honour winners 2017
We’re delighted to announce the Amnesty CILIP Honour winners for 2017. At the start of Refugee Week in the UK, two books that address the global refugee crisis have won the prestigious Amnesty CILIP Honour, a commendation for outstandi...
Mar 13 2018 5:44PM
The Amnesty CILIP Honour winners 2016
At last! We’re extremely proud to announce the inaugural winners of our Amnesty CILIP Honour: In the Kate Greenaway Medal category, the winner is... There’s a Bear on My Chair , by Ross Collins And in the Carnegie Medal category... Lie...