May 11 2018 4:10PM
We're swimming for refugees – Will you join us?
Thousands of persecuted people travel each year on treacherous journeys towards safety. Together, the Croydon Group will swim the distance from Turkey to Lesbos (1,152 lengths) to raise money for Amnesty International.
Mar 6 2018 5:32PM
Brave: Supporting Human Rights Defenders from Croydon
Following a great start to the New Year, February was time to host our annual AGM here in Croydon. As well as reflecting on the some great work over the past year, we were also delighted to be joined by Sarah Jones, MP for Central Croy...
Feb 19 2018 5:25PM
January 2018: Remembering and Welcoming the Persecuted
On 27 th January the world marked Holocaust Memorial Day . Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) serves an important reminder of our need to come together as a society to stand against hatred and protect the fundamental human rights of every hu...
Dec 30 2017 7:17PM
Goodbye 2017! Hello to a New Year of Activism!
Hello to a new year of activism! It’s been a busy year here in Croydon. We’ve had a jam-packed 12 months and a busy end to the year. With the Write for Rights campaign now in full swing, a group of activists took the central library to...
Dec 29 2017 12:27PM
Writing for Rights – from Croydon to the World
It’s that time of year again… Yes, the Amnesty Write for Rights campaign has launched! Here in Croydon, we kicked off the November meeting with a round of card-writing in solidarity for prisoners of conscience worldwide. There are 10 k...
Nov 30 2017 9:16PM
Croydon: Refugees are Welcome Here!
For October's Croydon Amnesty meeting we welcomed Hannah Gretton from Citizens UK Safe Passage Programme
Nov 13 2017 9:43PM
Pride at risk in Europe - An evening with Ferran Nogueroles
AIUK LGBTI Network committee member and regular attendee at Pride marches across eastern Europe, Ferran Nogueroles talks about the struggle of LGBT citizens across Europe and the evolution of local pride marches
Sep 21 2017 3:23PM
Sampling Italian Specialities - AI Croydon's Summer Social
Read about our latest social out in Croydon
Sep 1 2017 4:12PM
Join Amnesty at the Heathfield Green Heritage Fair THIS SATURDAY!
Amnesty Croydon will be holding a stall - come along!
Aug 23 2017 1:15PM
Taking Action for Turkey: Detained Human Rights Defenders
July's meeting welcomed a guest from Amnesty International to talk about human rights in Turkey