Our group’s regular monthly letter signing drop-in will be held from 8-9pm on Tuesday 24 March at Greenwich Picturehouse on Greenwich High Road. All are welcome to join us at the Picturehouse on the 1st floor by the lift.
Letters include cases from Guatemala and El-Salvador. Any queries about the drop-in or the group then email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
From 7 – 8pm tonight , at Millennium Bridge there will be a candlelit vigil for Syria’s silenced voices.
Clapham Picturehouse are presenting a screening of a really quite remarkable film about the Arab Spring called ‘The Uprising’ which is made up wholly of video footage filmed by residents of Tunisia, Egypt, Bahrain, Libya, Syria and Yemen.
The screening is on Monday 23rd March at 20:30, and more details are available on their website at: www.opencitydocsfest.com/films/uprising
FREE event to be held on Tuesday 17th March starting 7pm at Amnesty UK’s Human Rights Action Centre in Shoreditch.
Please join the Islington and Hackney Amnesty Group at this screening of ‘beneath the blindfold’, a film about torture survivors and panel discussion with:
Malcolm Evans, Chair of UN Subcommittee for the Prevention of Torture
Dr Lutz Oette, Redress and SOAS
Rachel Logan, Amnesty International
With today being International Women’s Day the Amnesty UK Women’s Action Network has taken the opportunity to join Facebook and Twitter. On Twitter you can find them at http://www.twitter.com/amnestyuk_women and on Facebook they can be found at http://www.facebook.com/amnestywomensactionnetwork – please ‘Follow’ and ‘Like’ them.
We are delighted to invite all our supporters and friends to join us for our group meeting on Tuesday where we welcome local refugee charity AFRIL – the group provide free advice and education services for refugees and asylum seekers in Lewisham.