What is Amnesty International Day?
It’s the day to celebrate all the work that AI has done to campaign for human rights since its establishment in 1961. Today, AI has more than 2.2 million members, supporters and subscribers in over 150 countries and territories throughout the world.
Amnesty International is a Nobel Peace Prize-winning grassroots activist organization campaigning for human rights worldwide. The organization investigates and exposes abuses, educates and mobilizes the public, and works to protect people wherever justice, freedom, truth and dignity are denied.