Who We Are

Amnesty International is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights for all.

Our supporters are outraged by human rights abuses but inspired by hope for a better world - so we work to improve human rights through campaigning and international solidarity.

We have more than 2.2 million members and subscribers in more than 150 countries and regions and we coordinate this support to act for justice on a wide range of issues.

You can help make a real difference by becoming a
member or supporter of Amnesty International.

About Amnesty International

Learn more about our organization, the work we do and how we’re working hard to change people’s lives. More about Amnesty International

Amnesty International in your country

We have offices in more than 80 countries around the world and campaign for human rights for all in many more. More about Amnesty International in your country

Our history

Ever since we started campaigning in 1961, we’ve worked around the globe to stop the abuse of human rights. More about Amnesty International's history

Our People

Learn more about the people who provide leadership and stewardship for the Amnesty International movement. More about our people


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