Amina fled Tripoli with her son and husband after gangs looted their house and threatened them with violence © UNHCR / A.Branthwait

Refugees' Human Rights

Millions of people around the world have no choice but to flee their homeland to escape war, genocide, torture and persecution. Amnesty works to uphold the rights of people seeking asylum across the world.

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There are currently 221 children held in detention centres in Australia © FIRAT YURDAKUL / ANADOLU AGENCY / AFP

Act now: Speak up for kids in detention

Call on the Australian Government to release all children from immigration detention.

A Syrian refugee in a camp in the Bekaa Valley in Lebanon holding posters saying

Get involved in our #OpenToSyria campaign

Find out how you can show that Australia is #OpentoSyria by taking part in our photo action.

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Lost Children: how you can help today

Share a memory from your childhood and call on the Australian Government to release all children from detention.

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