What Amnesty stands for

Our Work

We campaign on a wide range of issues to protect and defend human rights. Our vision is of a world in which every person enjoys all of the human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international standards.

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Justice in Sri Lanka

Justice in Sri Lanka

Victims of human rights violations in Sri Lanka have been denied access to justice.

End the Death Penalty

End the Death Penalty

The death penalty is cruel and inhuman. We are opposed to its use.
Human Rights Education

Human Rights Education

Promoting a greater focus on human rights in schools.

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Go to Gulf with Rights

Go to Gulf with Rights

Ensuring rights of migrant workers are protected.

Access to Justice

Access to Justice

Ensuring that victims of human rights violations by state security forces are able to access justice.

 

Individuals at Risk

Individuals at Risk

Defending individuals at risk is at the heart of Amnesty's work.

Violence Against Women

Violence Against Women

Every day, across the world, thousands of women are abused.