About this group

Welcome to the Lewes Amnesty Group.

Amnesty International is an independent human rights organisation made up of ordinary people worldwide standing up for humanity and human rights. Our purpose is to protect individuals wherever justice, fairness, freedom and truth are denied.

Our two main aims are to:

  • promote awareness of human rights
  • oppose specific abuses

Amnesty International has 2.8 million members around the world who are not afraid to stand up and campaign against human rights abuses. Amnesty coordinates many campaigns.  Local groups are vital to this effort. In the UK there are over 285 groups whose members’ actively participate in these campaigns.

The local Lewes Amnesty Group has about 360 members on our contact list. If you want to join us please go to Contact us to find out about getting in touch.

Our email address is lewesamnesty@gmail.co