Over 2 million people have fled the conflict in Syria over the last two years. Another 4.25 million are displaced within Syria, homeless from war, but trapped inside a war zone.
An interesting article by the UK judge at the European Court of Human Rights about how it 'insures' nations against 'backsliding into totalitarian governments' http://www.lawgaze
Thank you to all who came to either of our Write for Rights events in December. We posted 100 cards in the end. Thank you to those who organised the events.
There are 13 cases in this years Write for Rights campaign where we ask you to come along to one of the Group's two events and write a letter or send a message of hope to someone suffering human r
This year we will have two events: One in the Parish Rooms, next to St Mary's Church, Bloxham, at 7.30pm on Wed 11 December and one in
Our November monthly meeting will take on Monday 11 November at 8pm at 23 Colegreave Road, Bloxham. Anybody is welcome to attend.
With all the current talk about intervention in Syria Amnesty's position can be found here
We continue to send letters to the Turkish authorities in particular the Minister for Jusice and the Minister of Interior Affairs as well as the Turkisk Ambassador but we have received no replies s
Our regular monthly meeting takes place on Monday 16 September at 8pm at 23 Colegrave Road, Bloxham OX15 4NT (please note this is not our usual second Monday of the month, a
The sun shined and crowds came out for our annual fundraising Garden Party. The hot and sunny day resulted in a real party atmosphere.