Events for October 15 – October 2 – Amnesty International USA Events for October 15 – October 2 – Amnesty International USA

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United Nations Association Documentary Film Festival 2020: The Power of Empathy

Virtual Event

Fellow Californian's, AIUSA Group 30 in San Francisco is thrilled to invite you to the fabulous California-based United Nations Association Film Festival (UNAFF 2020)! The 23rd UNAFF will be held online from October 15-25, 2020. This year’s theme, THE POWER OF EMPATHY continues UNAFF more than two decades long celebration of the Universal Declaration of …

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Write for Rights Open House at the Activism Conference

Join us for a special Write for Rights event! During this event, we will have live performances from our very own activists including music, poetry and more, all while writing letters for people who need urgent help. See you there!

Washington, DC W4R Happy Hour

When we all act together, we are more powerful. That is the driving force behind Write for Rights, Amnesty’s global campaign and the world’s biggest human rights event. The people you are helping today want to make the world a better place. They are demanding justice and human rights for all. Many have been imprisoned, …

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Write for Rights: Art, Identity, and Freedom of Expression

Virtual Event

You’re invited to Amnesty International’s Virtual Webinar on the role of art and identity in affecting global change. The webinar will take place on December 4th at 6:00pm, and will feature acclaimed designers Stephen Burks and Malika Leiper, as well as art gallery head Sarah Hoover, who will be discussing their experiences as art activists …

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Amnesty Indy Write for Rights Event

Virtual Event

Join us for Amnesty Indy's virtual 2020 Write for Rights event! We will write to foreign governments on behalf of human rights defender, journalists, and communities at risk who need our urgent help. Click the more info to join!

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GROUP 11 VIRTUAL BENEFIT CONCERT ON DECEMBER 6

Virtual Event

On December 6 at 3:00 pm ET Group 11 of AIUSA will present its 45th annual benefit concert in support of human rights. Because of the pandemic it will be a virtual concert. We invite all of you to a program that will feature works by Beethoven, Schumann, two Pulitzer Prize winners - Jennifer Higdon …

AmnestyLA Presents “Gender-Based Violence During the Time of COVID-19”

AmnestyLA is hosting this panel as part of our advocacy efforts for the international campaign, “16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence.” The purpose of the panel discussion is to spread awareness about Gender-Based Violence during the time of COVID-19 and to initiate important discussion about the issues surrounding violence against women and girls. GBV …

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Amnesty International USA Special Webinar to Commemorate Human Rights Day

Virtual Event

In advance of Human Rights Day, Amnesty International will host a special virtual briefing marking the human rights challenges to come in 2021. In particular, the briefing will focus on the human rights crisis in Ethiopia’s Tigray region that has already claimed hundreds of lives, left many more injured, and forced tens of thousands into …

Virtual Write for Rights-International Human Rights Day 2020 (WA)

Virtual Event

Write a letter. Change a life. Join us virtually on December 10th, Human Rights Day, from 6pm to 8pm PST to write letters voicing your solidarity with victims of human rights abuses and your opposition to practices that hinder these essential rights. We have seven Write for Rights cases in 2020; however, mailing just a …

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