New South Wales

Amnesty International in New South Wales encourages people to get involved with defending and protecting human rights in their local area.

In New South Wales there are thousands of supporters working in different ways to defend human rights. Whether you want to join one of our action groups or networks, come along to an event or volunteer at the NSW Action Centre, you can get involved and help us defend human rights.

Featured Events

Amnesty activist at Amnesty Annual General Meeting. © AI/Hamish Gregory

Branch Annual General Meeting (BAGM) 2015

Share your ideas and passion with Amnesty International and other committed supporters at this year's Branch Annual General Meeting (BAGM).

When:
Saturday May 16 2015 9:00 AM
Where:
79 Myrtle Street, Chippendale, New South Wales Action Centre, NSW

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Book Club: A Country Too Far

Join the NSW Book Club and special guests, editors Tom Keneally and Rosie Scott, to discuss our book for the month.

When:
Wednesday May 27 2015 6:30 PM
Where:
Level 1, 79 Myrtle St, Amnesty International Australia, Chippendale, NSW, 2008

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Community is Everything - Redfern Launch

Everyone is welcome to join the Redfern Amnesty group to mark the launch of our Community is Everything campaign. Come along to hear from inspiring speakers, enjoy music, interactive art activities or browse the markets.

When:
Friday June 12 2015 5:00 PM
Where:
Redfern Community Centre, 29-53 Hugo St, Redfern, NSW, 2016

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Recent News

Urgent Action News June 2015

  • Published on 29/06/2015

The latest Urgent Action news.

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Join the launch of Community is Everything campaign as a volunteer!

  • Published on 3/06/2015

All of you do-gooders out there who are passionate about human rights, in particular, Indigenous Rights, we are currently looking for volunteers to help out at the launch of Community is Everything campaign. This exciting event will feature speaker panel, music, market stall and food stall. Help make this another successful Amnesty International event by signing up as a volunteer now!

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NAGM 2015 Notification.

  • Published on 11/05/2015

Nominations now open for NEC Positions.

Urgent Action News April 2015

  • Published on 13/04/2015

The latest Urgent Action news.

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A reflection on the Death Penalty in Australia and the World

  • Published on 23/03/2015

A look into the issue of the Death Penalty in both Australia and around the World.