Amnesty International

Amnesty International

Amnesty International (commonly known as Amnesty and AI) is a non-governmental organisation focused on human rights with over 7 million members and supporters around the world. The stated objective of the organisation is "to conduct research and generate action to prevent and end grave abuses of human rights, and to demand justice for those whose rights have been violated." Amnesty International was founded in London in 1961, following the publication of the article "The Forgotten Prisoners" in The Observer on 28 May 1961, by the lawyer Peter Benenson. Wikipedia

Amnesty International

Amnesty International (commonly known as Amnesty and AI) is a non-governmental organisation focused on human rights with over 7 million members and supporters around the world. The stated objective of the organisation is "to conduct research and generate action to prevent and end grave abuses of human rights, and to demand justice for those whose rights have been violated." Amnesty International was founded in London in 1961, following the publication of the article "The Forgotten Prisoners" in The Observer on 28 May 1961, by the lawyer Peter Benenson. Wikipedia

  • Oct 27 at 2:52 PM
    Xulhaz Mannan was the editor of Bangladesh''s only LGBTIQ magazine. He was hacked to death in front of his mother. Tell Bangladesh to bring Xulhazs killers to justice. http://bit.ly/W4RBang
  • Oct 26 at 1:10 PM
    Our friends and colleagues can go home with their loved ones for the first time in almost four months. #Istanbul10 are out on bail. #freerightsdefenders #amnestyinternational #humanrights
  • Oct 25 at 5:19 PM
    BREAKING: Our Turkey director and the other 9 human rights defenders have been released on bail. #FreeRightsDefenders #Istanbul10 #humanrights #goodnews #amnestyinternational
  • Oct 17 at 4:49 PM
    We have no weapons, says Martn. But we do have a voice..."" Learn more about environmental defenders in Honduras. Link in bio for more info! #Write4Rights #AmnestyInternational #HumanRights #Honduras #Enviro

Oct 27, 2:52 PM

Xulhaz Mannan was the editor of Bangladesh''s only LGBTIQ magazine. He was hacked to death in front of his mother. Tell Bangladesh to bring Xulhazs killers to justice. http://bit.ly/W4RBang

Oct 26, 1:10 PM

Our friends and colleagues can go home with their loved ones for the first time in almost four months. #Istanbul10 are out on bail. #freerightsdefenders #amnestyinternational #humanrights

Oct 25, 5:19 PM

BREAKING: Our Turkey director and the other 9 human rights defenders have been released on bail. #FreeRightsDefenders #Istanbul10 #humanrights #goodnews #amnestyinternational

Oct 17, 4:49 PM

We have no weapons, says Martn. But we do have a voice..."" Learn more about environmental defenders in Honduras. Link in bio for more info! #Write4Rights #AmnestyInternational #HumanRights #Honduras #Enviro