Europe and Central Asia
Responding to the final recommendations and report published today by the European Parliament’s PEGA committee, which urges the European Union (EU) to more tightly regulate the use, manufacture and trade of spyware, Donncha Ó Cearbhaill, Head of Amnesty International’s Security Lab, said: ...
May 9, 2023
By Sikula Oniala There is a strong push from the government of South Sudan to lift the arms embargo that has been imposed on the country by the UN Security Council since 2018. During his speech at the opening session of the Transitional National Legislative Assembly last month, South Sudan’s...
April 24, 2023
My name is Abril and I am a 17 year old child activist and human rights defender from Argentina. I am part of the Youth group of Amnesty International Argentina. I also volunteer as part of the Youth Agents of Change programme of Ashoka Conosur. I participate as a counsellor in the public ministry...
March 10, 2023
Business and Human Rights
PEAS terminal at Thilawa port receives and stores Jet A-1
November 3, 2022
Human Rights Defenders and Activists
Reading the news can be really depressing. Sometimes there seems to be so much wrong in the world, the idea of changing it for the better feels impossible. But as Amnesty International’s Write for Rights campaign shows, you can make a big difference by doing something “little”. Writing a...
October 18, 2022
Poster for Aleksandra Skochilenko’s Write for Rights campaign
September 30, 2022
Case card for Aleksandra Skochilenko’s Write for Rights campaign
September 29, 2022