Human rights defenders (376)
Jan 17 2019 3:31pm
Urgent Action update: Activist sentenced to two years in prison
Chinese human rights defender Zhen Jianghua was convicted of “inciting...
Jan 17 2019 11:43am
Stansted 15 tell their story through film
The Stansted 15 feature in a new independent documentary by award-...
Jan 4 2019 3:40pm
Urgent Action update: Verdict for human rights defender
On 31 December 2018 the State Security Chamber of the Federal Supreme ...
Jan 4 2019 2:17pm
Urgent Action update: Human rights organisations at risk
As the National Assembly approved cancelling the legal registration of...
Dec 23 2018 11:07am
Amnesty Sheffield January 2019 Meetings
At our first meeting of the year we will welcome local historian David...
Dec 20 2018 3:57pm
Egypt: 43 NGO workers acquitted in notorious 'foreign funding' case
‘Case 173’ was part of an ongoing crackdown on NGOs and human rights d...
Dec 19 2018 11:24am
Urgent Action: Attacks on defenders and journalists increase
Nicaraguan authorities continue to target journalists, human rights de...
Dec 18 2018 4:35pm
Urgent Action: Land claimant leader at risk
Enrique Cabezas, leader of the collective of Afro-descendent territory...
Dec 18 2018 3:47pm
Urgent Action update: Activist cleared of charges, another awaiting trial
Activist Yahaya Badamassi has been released after he was cleared of al...
Dec 12 2018 2:02pm
Our 2018 human rights victories!
As we come to the end of 2018 and head into a new year, I want to take...