Victoria

Amnesty International in Victoria welcomes all people interested in defending and protecting human rights in the local area.

Everyday we have activists across Victoria working to defend human rights and you too can get involved by joining one of our Action Groups, coming along to our monthly Get Active Meetings (held on the first Monday of each month) or attending one of our events.

To keep up to date with all upcoming events and news, sign up on the right hand panel of this page. Alternatively you can can subscribe by sending an email to [email protected] or by calling our reception on (03) 9412 0700.

Featured Events

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Action on Campus - Say No to Children in Detention

Join the Monash Caulfield group for a free BBQ and interact with a large scale artistic petition!

When:
Tuesday May 26 2015 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Where:
Monash University Caulfield Campus, 900 Dandenong Road, Caulfield East, VIC, 3145

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Volunteer Meet & Greet: Salil Shetty, Amnesty International Secretary General

Come and meet Salil Shetty, Amnesty International's Secretary General at a meet and greet exclusively being held for Amnesty volunteers in Victoria.

When:
Saturday May 30 2015 3:30 PM
Where:
Conference Room, Centre for Adult Education, Level 2, 253 Flinders Lane, Melbourne, VIC, 3000

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Festival of Hope

On World Refugee Day we will host a showcase of refugee produced and refugee themed art, goods for sale, activism workshops and multicultural activities during the day, and in the evening a discussion panel, performance art, poetry and music.

When:
Saturday June 20 2015 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Where:
Brunswick Town Hall, 233 Sydney Road, Brunswick, VIC, 3056

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Recent News

Applications Open: Activism & Organising Internship

  • Published on 12/05/2015

Apply today for this exciting internship with the Activism and Organising team at Amnesty International!

Applications Open: Social Media Internship

  • Published on 12/05/2015

Apply to be our next social media intern!

In this exciting role you will be responsible for the management of Amnesty International’s Victorian social media accounts, which currently include Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. The management of the social media accounts includes working with and contributing to the social media strategy in collaboration with regional staff members and volunteers and evaluating the progress of the strategy.

Applications Open: Activism Support Internship

  • Published on 12/05/2015

Apply today for this exciting internship and be part of a global human rights movement of over 7 million people committed to defending those who are denied justice or freedom.

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Become the next ARTillery National Coordinator!

  • Published on 24/03/2015

The National Champion has the visionary volunteer support and coordinating skills to support ARTillery city groups to make the world BIGGER, BRIGHTER, BETTER in 2015. This is an exciting 6 month internship committing a day (or more a week) to expand colorful activist goodness around Australia.

Events Coordinator - now accepting applications!

  • Published on 24/03/2015

We are now recruiting for the exciting volunteer role events coordinator!