The Regional Conference for Amnesty International in the South-East is on Saturday 22nd February 2014 from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm at Dorking Christian Centre, Church St, Dorking RH4 1DW
Our first meeting of 2014 is next Monday, 6th January at 8pm at Trinity Methodist Church. We'll be planning our activities for 2014, including possibly having another quiz.
At our May meeting, we had a breath-taking talk on the situation in Syria from Amnesty's coordinator @Planet_Slater.
The Woking Group's meeting in July welcomed Gillaine Holland, who is the chaplain at St. Columba's House in Woking. She has also been Prison Chaplain at HMP Send.
On Monday 1st September we had a talk on the use of torture in The Philippines by Amnesty's country coordinator. Our next meetings/events:
Mama Rhobi Samwelly works to save children from female genital mutilation in her home in Tanzania.
Woking Amnesty Group send cards each December to people who are suffering human rights abuses all over the world. The cards take a minute to write, but bring comfort, solidarity & support to their recipients.