Amnesty activists around the world shine a light on Australia's offshore policy

Amnesty activists from around the world will be gathering at Australian embassies and iconic locations to express outrage at Australia’s cruel approach to people seeking protection. Join us.

When is the Action?

The Global Week of Action for Refugees follows the release of our latest report from Nauru, taking place from 28 November to 1 December.

How can you support the action and join activists in solidarity from the global movement?

  1. Organise an activity at an iconic location in your region. People in Canberra, for example, will be gathering out the front of parliament house during the last federal parlamentary sitting week.
  2. Download some of the posters here for to use at your gathering. We want key decision-makers to know you’re standing in solidarity with all of our supporters around the world.
  3. Take photos of your gathering! We’ll be collecting these from around Australia and the world., and send them out in our media release and on social media. Let’s show our leaders that we want to see real change for refugees.
  4. Send your photos to us! We’ll be publishing them in our media release and on social media to show leaders just how many of us are willing to stand up against Australia’s cruel approach to refugees. Send your pics in the highest resolution you can to us at

Let’s show Australia’s leaders that the tides have turned; it’s time for real change.