Each year Amnesty organises a global campaign for supporters to write messages of hope and encouragement to individuals whose human rights are under attack in various parts of the world. For details of this year's campaign see https:/...
Everyone is warmly invited to participate in our annual signing of greetings cards for individuals suffering human rights abuses in different parts of the world, as part of Amnesty's Write for Righ
Six years too late, prisoner of conscience and victim of torture Ángel Colón has finally been released from jail in Mexico. Thousands of you took action to demand his release – thank you.
Bus driver and father of four Adrián Vásquez Lagunes was released from prison on 2 December near Tijuana, Mexico, more than three years after he was arrested and tortured by state police and accuse
Three years ago, Italian authorities moved over 300 Romani children, women and men to a segregated camp in the town of Giugliano, o
Are you an activist in the Midlands?
The Conference will take place at the Royal Latin School, Buckingham on the 30th of January 2016. 10:30 till 16:30.
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.
This week the government announced that the UK will work alongside the UN refugee agency, the UNHCR, to identify and resettle some of the most vulnerable refugees from the Syrian conflict, providing e
Journalists are being intimidated and imprisoned, while government-friendly moguls are given lucrative contracts. The free media is on the verge of extinction.