R&T Amnesty's Street Collection went very well this year. Altogether, 17 members turned out to collect an excellent total of £686.29. Thanks to all those who contributed.
As usual, we will have no R&T Amnesty meeting during August.
A talk by Kate Cargin, recently returned from Jerusalem as part of the Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel.
At our stall this year, we will be featuring campaigns concerning Human Rights for Girls, including ending FGM and Child Marriage.
On Thursday June 9th, our guest speaker will be Eileen Chubb, former whistle blower at a South London Care Home and subsequently Founder and Director of the Charity Compassion in Care.
The first-ever World Humanitarian Summit is to be held in Istanbul on 23 and 24 May 2016, on the initiative of the UN Secretary-General.
At our Februaury meeting we watched some short films about the current crisis in Yemen.