AI South-East Regional Conference

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

Members of the Woking Group will be attending as well as volunteering to help. 

An opportunity for Amnesty International members and supporters in Kent, Sussex and Surrey to meet others and discuss issues of current concern.

The conference will include:
Andrew Feistein on “The shadow world: Inside the global arms trade”. Andrew is an ex- MP from the ANC party in South Africa and now campaigner against corruption in the arms trade.
Patrick Strudwick, award winning journalist, on “Corrective rape: The human rights paradox”.
An action consisting of making a picture of an Afghan woman using dye on finger tips.
A play reading called “September 1968” about Hakamada Iwao, a Japanese Individual At Risk who has been on death row since that date.
Hannah Perry, board member, on the recent ICM in Berlin.

Most of the building has full disabled access. Please inform us if you have any special needs, including dietary.

Entrance fee of £5 to cover a buffet-style lunch and refreshments. We would like you to pay this at registration or by post if you book and fail to turn up, to ensure that the correct amount of food is prepared.

Please book by contacting Philip Strudwick, Tel: 01483 503876 or e-mail: philynda@btinternet.com

If you would like a lift, please contact Ruth Breddal at wokinggroup@amnesty.org.uk

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