Amnesty Essex is part of Amnesty International, a non-governmental organization focusing on human rights. By joining our society, you will join the amazing Amnesty Family !
What does Amnesty International do ?
Amnesty International is an organisation which was founded in 1961 to defend and promote Human Rights. Today, Amnesty is the world’s largest human rights organisation with millions of members and supporters. They all endorse the vision of a world in which every person enjoys all human rights. Amnesty International investigates and exposes the facts whenever and wherever abuses happen; lobbies governments, and other powerful groups such as companies, making sure they keep their promises and respect international law.
Amnesty mobilizes millions of supporters around the world to campaign for change and to stand in defence of activists on the frontline. So, why not be one of them ?
What does Amnesty Essex do ?
Amnesty Essex holds regular fundraising events and debates throughout the year, and invites guest speakers for informative talks.
With the health situation, our exec team is mobilized more than ever to offer you meetings and fundraisings whether in person or online.
Last year, we raised hundreds of pounds for both local and global human rights issues.
For only £5, you can have fun, enhance your knowledge on human rights and campaign for causes you truly believe in.
Let’s fight together for Human Rights !
Don’t wait, join us !
President : Laura Gascou