We campaign on a wide range of issues to protect and defend human rights. Our vision is of a world in which every person enjoys all of the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international standards.
As most security forces make plans to withdraw from Afghanistan, we must stand alongside Afghan women fighting for their rights.
Millions of people around the world flee persecution and conflict in their homelands to seek asylum in other countries and rebuild their lives.
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The global sale and transfer of weapons is unregulated and lacks accountability. We campaign to stop flows of arms that fuel abuses.
Around the world we respond to human rights crises as they occur and work tirelessly to prevent situations reaching crisis point.
Committed to ensuring the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples’ is implemented locally and nationally through legislation, policies and programs.
It is the work of defending individuals at risk, those who endure first-hand the failure of governments and authorities to respect their human rights, that is at the heart of Amnesty's work.
Poverty is a violation of human rights. Every person, everywhere in the world, has a basic right to adequate standards of living.
Every day, all over the world, prisoners – men, women and children – face execution. We are opposed to its use, everywhere in the world, for whatever reason.
Violence against women is one of the most widespread human rights abuses in the world.
Thousands of people have been locked up in secret detention centres, tortured or have disappeared in the "war against terrorism".
Our human rights education program is aimed at promoting a greater focus on human rights in schools.