Category Archives: Presence in the Gobal South

A global human rights movement: realizing the dream

From China to Brazil people are active for human rights. Amnesty International Kenya and Amnesty International Nigeria put huge pressure on European governments when thousands of African migrants continue to die on their way to Europe. Amnesty International India is … Continue reading

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“The candle burns much brighter closer to the ground” – impact in the global South

As Amnesty International is preparing to begin helping to empower Brazil and India through human rights activism and actions, so it is necessary to remember why Amnesty needs to move closer to its work in the Global South. Salil Shetty … Continue reading

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Growth = Impact

Amnesty International will be increasing its presence in the global south, and in the BRIC (Brazil, India, China and Russia). This is a long term plan that will allow Amnesty to ‘move closer to the ground’. It is hoped that … Continue reading

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Growing Amnesty

The second plenary session of day three of the ICM was about achieving a more global presence for Amnesty, and about how we should approach this as a movement. Since its founding in 1961, Amnesty has grown from a small … Continue reading

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Highlights from day three

Español / Français A look back at what happened on day three of the 30th International Council Meeting, including a plenary session on Amnesty International growth in the BRICS countries.

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Resumen del día 3

English / Français Un vistazo a lo ocurrido durante el tercer día de la 30 Reunión del Consejo Internacional, incluida la sesión plenaria sobre el crecimiento de AI en los países BRICS.

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Tour d’horizon de la troisième journée

English / Español Un retour en arrière sur les événements du troisième jour du 30e Conseil international (CI), y compris une séance plénière sur la croissance d’Amnesty International dans les pays du groupe BRICS.

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