United Kingdom

Amnesty International takes no position on issues of sovereignty or territorial disputes. Borders on this map are based on UN Geospatial data.
View other countries in


Legislation was passed or tabled that seriously undermined human rights, including replacing the UK’s primary human rights protection instrument and attacks on the rights to freedom of assembly and expression and to asylum. Further proposals were launched that would provide impunity for grave human rights violations. Effective access to sexual and reproductive support remained inconsistent across the UK.

Read More

Death Penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

View the Amnesty International Report 2022/23


Urgent Actions

Campaign tools you can use to urgently intervene and protect people's human rights.


Reports, briefings, statements, submissions and other resources from Amnesty's researchers.

Media Enquiries

[email protected]

Our Offices

Section office


The Human Rights Action Centre 17-25 New Inn Yard LONDON EC2A 3EA




Go to section website

Amnesty International Secretariat Office

View all contact info