Campaigning

Campaigning
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If you are looking for an introduction or more information on some of Amnesty’s core work we have a variety of learning to help you. On this page you can learn more about our current priority campaigns, how to campaign effectively and how to influence politicians and companies to do the right thing.

 

Human Rights Defenders

Learn about human rights defenders, their work and the threats they face. Discover how to become one and use your skills to speak out against injustice. 

 

Deconstructing Israel's apartheid against Palestinians

Unpack what apartheid is, understand relevant international law, and learn how the oppression and domination of Palestinians by Israel amounts to apartheid.

 

Protect the Protest

Learn about the right to Freedom of Assembly and Expression, from a UK perspective. Investigate the concept of protesting as a tool for social change, as well as how the freedom to protest is under threat.

 

Your right to protest in Scotland

Amnesty Scotland and JRS Knowhow collaborated to create legal educational materials about the right to protest in Scotland. This guide explains what your legal right to protest in Scotland means. It explains what your human right to freedom of assembly and association is. It covers Scots Law and applies to protests held in Scotland.

Advocacy - People, Power, Politics

Learn how we use our analysis to influence and press governments, companies and decision-makers to do the right thing.

Find more online courses on Amnesty International’s Human Rights Academy and on Futurelearn

 

If there is any learning content that you would like to see on this page or think we should prioritise you can email HRE@amnesty.org.uk and we collate all suggestions to help us plan and prioritise future learning and training creation. We cannot guarantee that anything you request will be created.