[17], In 1990, when the United States government was deciding whether or not to invade Iraq, a Kuwaiti woman, known to Congress by her first name only, Nayirah, told the congress that when Iraq invaded Kuwait, she stayed behind after some of her family left the country. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971081', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, Amnesty International UK depends on the generosity of our supporters to fund our ongoing fight for human rights. In 1995, when AI wanted to promote how Shell Oil Company was involved with the execution of an environmental and human-rights activist Ken Saro-Wiwa in Nigeria, it was stopped. gdpr: { timeout: 8000, In 2018, the organization started to adopt a new communications strategy based on a message of shared humanity and a hope-based communications approach. Following several reports that labelled Amnesty a toxic workplace, in October 2019 five of the seven high-paid senior directors at Amnesty's international secretariat in London left the organization with "generous" redundancy packages. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_topslot_mobile_flex' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971079', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, [81] An internal survey by the Konterra group with a team of psychologists was conducted in January 2019, after the 2 employees had killed themselves in 2018. In April 2019, 30 Kurdish activists, some of whom are on an indefinite hunger strike, occupied Amnesty International's building in London in a peaceful protest, in order to speak out against Amnesty's silence on the isolation of Abdullah Öcalan in a Turkish prison. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971066', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, [71][72][73] Modi has cancelled the registration of about 15,000 nongovernmental organizations under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA); the U.N. has issued statements against the policies that allow these cancellations to occur. "login": { Amnesty International Deutschland e. V. Zinnowitzer Straße 8, 10115 Berlin. 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", "How Amnesty chose the wrong poster-boy; Collaboration with Moazzam Begg, an extremist who has supported jihadi movements, looks like a serious mistake". Amnesty International (also referred to as Amnesty or AI) is a non-governmental organization with its headquarters in the United Kingdom focused on human rights. Diskriminierte Menschen werden aufgrund individueller oder gruppenspezifischer Merkmale systematisch an der Ausübung ihrer Menschenrechte gehindert. Shell's main argument was that it was drilling oil in a country that already violated human rights and had no way to enforce human-rights policies. The issue is ... the importance of the human rights movement maintaining an objective distance from groups and ideas that are committed to systematic discrimination and fundamentally undermine the universality of human rights. [148] A few hours after the article was published, Sahgal was suspended from her position. Amnesty International fordert deshalb die verantwortlichen Staaten auf, Diskriminierung zu bekämpfen und Einzelne davor zu schützen. Learn more. Later, documents surfaced implicating Benenson had connections to the British government, which started the Harry letters affair. "[68], Amnesty International published its 2017/2018 report in February 2018. }; { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654157' }}, They were secretly supported by the British government at the time. The level of impunity granted to Amnesty’s bosses is simply unacceptable. The report concluded, "organisational culture and management failures are the root cause of most staff wellbeing issues.".[156]. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_btmslot_300x250' }}, On 5 December 2019 Naidoo resigned from his post of Amnesty's Secretary General citing ill health[90] and appointing Julie Verhaar as an interim Secretary General. Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 10 million people in over 150 countries and territories who campaign to end abuses of human rights. // FIXME: (temporary) - send ad requests only if PlusPopup is not shown 'max': 30, [104], -Statute of Amnesty International, 27th International Council meeting, 2005. Amnesty International has for years helped torture survivors to get justice. The International Board (formerly known as the International Executive Committee [IEC]), led by the International Board Chairperson (Sarah Beamish) consists of nine members and the International Treasurer. iasLog("exclusion label : mcp"); "[citation needed] This shows that non-governmental organizations make enormous leaps within a short period of time for human rights. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [300, 600] }}, googletag.pubads().setTargeting("sfr", "cdo_dict_english"); Keine Asylsuchenden dürfen ohne umfassende Prüfung ihrer Asylbegehren … Amnesty ist von Regierungen, Parteien, Ideologien, Wirtschaftsinteressen und Religionen unabhängig. dfpSlots['btmslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/btmslot', [[300, 250], 'fluid'], 'ad_btmslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_btmslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'btm').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); expires: 365 name: "idl_env", if(window.__tcfapi) Amnesty International believed that the reasons underlying torture of prisoners by governments, were either to acquire and obtain information or to quell opposition by the use of terror, or both. 2 June 2010 Puerto Rico: Amnesty International calls for police restraint as student strike continues View all research. Years of unregulated industry practices have led to detrimental human rights and environmental impacts, which governments and industry are not doing enough to tackle. Deine Rechte auf einen Blick Hier findest Du alle Artikel der Allgemeinen Erklärung der Menschenrechte. The death penalty report When the State Kills[25] and the "Human Rights are Women's Rights" campaign were key actions for the latter two issues. Since the days of Salil Shetty, when top management were being paid fabulous salaries, Amnesty has become a multinational where the staff are seen as dispensable. "sign-in": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/auth/signin?rid=READER_ID", Eight people, including Idil Eser, Amnesty International director in Turkey, as well as German Peter Steudtner and Swede Ali Gharavi, were arrested. [60] In June 2016, Amnesty International has called on the United Nations General Assembly to "immediately suspend" Saudi Arabia from the UN Human Rights Council. Unite demanded a review of whether it is necessary to have so many managers in the organisation.[166]. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195467', size: [320, 50] }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, This was done particularly to prevent discussing the settlement with the press or on social media. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_HDX' }}, The role of the International Board is to take decisions on behalf of Amnesty International, govern the International Secretariat including regional offices, implement the strategy laid out by the Global Assembly and ensure compliance with the organization's statutes. The arrangmenent led to criticism on social media, with people asking why an organisation such as Amnesty would condone the use of non-disclosure agreements. Amnesty reported that following the arrests Egyptian Coordination for Rights and Freedoms (ECRF) decided to suspend its activities due to the hostile environment towards civil society in the country. When an opposition group tortures or kills its captives, takes hostages, or commits deliberate and arbitrary killings, AI condemns these abuses. She said it was "a gross error of judgment" to work with "Britain's most famous supporter of the Taliban". googletag.pubads().enableSingleRequest(); A company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (03139939) and a charity registered in England and Wales (1051681) and Scotland (SC039534). The case of Amnesty International proves that well-meaning people can make morality their life's work and still be little more than moral idiots." In pursuit of this vision, Amnesty International's mission is to undertake research and action focused on preventing and ending grave abuses of the rights to physical and mental integrity, freedom of conscience and expression, and freedom from discrimination, within the context of its work to promote all human rights. Amnesty International's 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 human rights standards. Cleese, Lewis and Walker worked together on the 1979 and 1981 shows, the first to carry what the Daily Telegraph described as the "rather brilliantly re-christened" Secret Policeman's Ball title. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_leftslot_160x600' }}, Definition Was ist Diskriminierung? 'increment': 0.01, [76], In November 2018, Amnesty reported the arrest of 19 or more rights activists and lawyers in Egypt. See more. At the intergovernmental level, Amnesty International argued in favour of creating a United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (established 1993) and an International Criminal Court (established 2002). Unsere Kampagnen und Aktionen basieren auf den Grundsätzen der Allgemeinen Erklärung der Menschenrechte. The current Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, has been criticized for harming civil society in India, specifically by targeting advocacy groups. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346698' }}, Benenson wrote: I would like to reiterate our view that these [British] territories should not be used for offensive political action by the opponents of the South African Government (...) Communist influence should not be allowed to spread in this part of Africa, and in the present delicate situation, Amnesty International would wish to support Her Majesty’s Government in any such policy. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776358', position: 'atf' }}, googletag.pubads().setCategoryExclusion('mcp').setCategoryExclusion('resp').setCategoryExclusion('wprod'); }); iasLog("criterion : cdo_t = society"); const customGranularity = { A company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales (01735872). People like Ángel Colón, who was released in October 2014, nearly six years after he was tortured and wrongly imprisoned in Mexico. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, [124], Amnesty International supports women's access to abortion services as basic healthcare, and the Vatican has levied criticism on Amnesty International for this.[125][126]. name: "pbjs-unifiedid", syncDelay: 3000 Amnesty international definition, an independent worldwide organization working against human-rights violations and for the release of persons imprisoned for political or religious dissent; Nobel Peace Prize 1977. Felix Dodds states in a recent document: "In 1972 there were 39 democratic countries in the world; by 2002, there were 139. The report found that: "39 per cent of Amnesty International staff reported that they developed mental or physical health issues as the direct result of working at Amnesty". Durban - The latest report by Amnesty International on the state and quality of the country’s education system has described it as broken, unequal and perpetuating poverty and inequality. [103][dubious – discuss], Amnesty International opposes capital punishment in all cases, regardless of the crime committed, the circumstances surrounding the individual or the method of execution. The IB is elected by, and accountable to, the Global Assembly. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 250] }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776336', position: 'btf' }}, Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 7 million people who take injustice personally. [17], The year after, the AI dropped Nelson Mandela as a “prisoner of conscience”, because he was convicted of violence by the South African Government. After the war, it was found that the woman was lying, the story was made up, and her last name was not given because her father was a delegate for Kuwait's government at the same congressional hearing. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346698' }}, [9], According to one academic study, as a result of these considerations the frequency of Amnesty's reports is influenced by a number of factors, besides the frequency and severity of human rights abuses. Amnesty's criticism by countries. n an international organization founded in Britain in 1961 that works to secure the release … { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, } From the very beginning, research and campaigning were present in Amnesty International's work. ga('send', 'pageview'); Add Amnesty International to one of your lists below, or create a new one. var pbMobileHrSlots = [ addPrebidAdUnits(pbAdUnits); Amnesty International (also referred to as Amnesty or AI) is a non-governmental organization with its headquarters in the United Kingdom focused on human rights. [64][65], Amnesty International published its annual report for the year 2016–2017 on 21 February 2017. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [320, 50] }}, [83][better source needed], On 14 May 2019, Amnesty International filed a petition with the District Court of Tel Aviv, Israel, seeking a revocation of the export licence of surveillance technology firm NSO Group. Amnesty International launched a free human rights learning mobile application on called Amnesty Academy in October 2020. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195466', size: [728, 90] }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, Strengthening international, regional and national laws to address crimes under international law. {code: 'ad_rightslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, [69], In October 2018, an Amnesty International researcher was abducted and beaten while observing demonstrations in Magas, the capital of Ingushetia, Russia. }, Sie sind auf der linken Seite unten aufgeführt. The report wasn't published by Amnesty. The organization also inflated the number of children who were killed by the robbery to over 300, more than the number of incubators available in the city hospitals of the country. Shetty stated that the Trump election campaign was characterized by "poisonous" discourse in which "he frequently made deeply divisive statements marked by misogyny and xenophobia, and pledged to roll back established civil liberties and introduce policies which would be profoundly inimical to human rights." { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971079', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, } Your donation, however big or small, is valuable. [77], On 5 December 2018, Amnesty International strongly condemned the execution of Ihar Hershankou and Siamion Berazhnoy in Belarus. {code: 'ad_topslot_b', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_topslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/topslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[728, 90]] } }, Login var dfpSlots = {}; [101], The core principle of Amnesty International is a focus on prisoners of conscience, those persons imprisoned or prevented from expressing an opinion by means of violence. Amnesty International takes a priority in the wellbeing of their employees and ensuring their staff are happy and healthy in work. See more. 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Forsythe (ed. The Section is governed by a Board of Directors elected by our members. defaultGdprScope: true They join at a significant time in the organisation's history - financial challenges, organisational restructure, development of a new global strategy, ever shrinking civil society space, and a demand from its younger members and partners to move into non-traditional areas such as climate change. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, "[63], In December 2016, Amnesty International revealed that Voiceless Victims, a fake non-profit organization which claims to raise awareness for migrant workers who are victims of human rights abuses in Qatar, had been trying to spy on their staff. Amnesty's budgetary crisis became public after the two staff suicides in 2019. { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654208' }}, The English High Court refused[28] the application, and Senator Pinochet was released and returned to Chile. [14] In July 1961, the leadership had decided that the appeal would form the basis of a permanent organization, Amnesty, with the first meeting taking place in London. Menschenrechte werden nicht selbstverständlich geachtet, daher gibt es Amnesty International. }], { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, [78] They were shot despite UN Human Rights Committee request for a delay. [74][75] Though nothing was found to confirm these accusations, the government plans on continuing the investigation and has frozen the bank accounts of all the offices in India. The first was issued on 19 March 1973, on behalf of Luiz Basilio Rossi, a Brazilian academic, arrested for political reasons. Amnesty International, through its "Artists for Amnesty" programme has also endorsed various cultural media works for what its leadership often consider accurate or educational treatments of real-world topics that fall within the range of Amnesty's concern: London-based international human rights organization. dfpSlots['topslot_a'] = googletag.defineSlot('/2863368/topslot', [], 'ad_topslot_a').defineSizeMapping(mapping_topslot_a).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'top').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); [13] In consultation with other writers, academics and lawyers and, in particular, Alec Digges, they wrote via Louis Blom-Cooper to David Astor, editor of The Observer newspaper, who, on 28 May 1961, published Benenson's article "The Forgotten Prisoners". Amnesty setzt sich auf Grundlage der Allgemeinen Erklärung der Menschenrechte für den Schutz der Menschenrechte ein. It offered learners across the globe access to courses both, online and offline. Amnesty International is also pushing for better access to international justice for victims and for international justice mechanisms to comply with human rights – including respecting the rights of suspects, victims and witnesses in their work. It also sends official missions to countries to make courteous but insistent inquiries. Amnesty International felt this shift was important, not just to give credence to its principle of the indivisibility of rights, but because of what it saw as the growing power of companies and the undermining of many nation states as a result of globalization. [20] Later in the same year there were further allegations, when the US government reported that Seán MacBride, the former Irish foreign minister and Amnesty's first chairman, had been involved with a Central Intelligence Agency funding operation. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, According to Benenson, Amnesty general secretary Robert Swann had suppressed it in deference to the Foreign Office. Amnesty International Bedeutung, Definition Amnesty International: an international organization that works to persuade governments to release people who are in…. Amnesty International was proactive in pushing for recognition of the universality of human rights. Learn more. Benedict was criticized for including Israel in this short list on the basis that his opinion was garnered solely from "his own visits", with no other objective sources. }, tcData.listenerId); var pbMobileLrSlots = [ Can Amnesty recover from this tragic death? Both tours featured some of the most famous musicians and bands of the day. Bitte scrollen Sie nach unten und klicken Sie, um jeden von ihnen zu sehen. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971065', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, "[149] The controversy prompted responses by politicians, the writer Salman Rushdie, and journalist Christopher Hitchens, among others who criticized Amnesty's association with Begg. iasLog("__tcfapi removeEventListener", success); },{ [149] She said the issue was not about Begg's "freedom of opinion, nor about his right to propound his views: he already exercises these rights fully as he should. IBAN: DE23 3702 0500 0008 0901 00 BIC: BFSWDE33XXX. iasLog("criterion : cdo_ei = amnesty-international"); It says that it does not accept donations from governments or governmental organizations. [89], On 5 December 2019 Kumi Naidoo, the organization's Secretary General, has made the decision to step down from his position due to health-related reasons. [8], By 1980, Amnesty International was drawing more criticism from governments. [118][119], AI (USA) has received funding from the Rockefeller Foundation,[120] but these funds are only used "in support of its human rights education work. Learn more about Challenge Injustice here. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, [36][37], Amnesty International reported, concerning the Iraq War, on 17 March 2008, that despite claims the security situation in Iraq has improved in recent months, the human rights situation is disastrous, after the start of the war five years earlier in 2003. window.__tcfapi('addEventListener', 2, function(tcData, success) { [153] He stated that "the new secretary general, with the full support of the IEC, has initiated a process to review our employment policies and procedures to ensure that such a situation does not happen again. After the resignation of Amnesty International's Secretary General Kumi Naidoo in December 2019, a new International Board was elected. A subsequent independent review of workplace culture found a “state of emergency” at the organization after a restructuring process. Challenge Injustice is Amnesty’s brand manifesto, which encapsulates our values and underpins all of the work we do. Its activity and influence were also increasing within intergovernmental organizations; it would be awarded consultative status by the United Nations, the Council of Europe and UNESCO before the decade ended. Amnesty International fordert die Regierungen weltweit auf, Schutzsuchenden den Zugang zu einem fairen, unparteiischen und umfassenden Verfahren zu ermöglichen. A spokesperson for the Enforcement Directorate has said the investigation could take three months to complete. The Soviet Union alleged that Amnesty International conducted espionage, the Moroccan government denounced it as a defender of lawbreakers, and the Argentinian government banned Amnesty International's 1983 annual report.[24]. A hunger strike was declared by the occupiers. In 2019 there were 63 sections worldwide. Learn more. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot_flex' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346688' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, pbjsCfg.consentManagement = { Electric vehicles are key to shifting the motor industry away from fossil fuels, but they are currently not as ethical as some retailers would like us to believe. Our usual work must continue, and we must now also ensure governments around the world are doing enough to protect vulnerable people during this pandemic. In countries in which Amnesty International has a strong presence, members are organized as "sections". Apart from a second campaign on torture during the first half of the decade, two major musical events took place to increase awareness of Amnesty and of human rights (particularly among younger generations) during the mid- to late-1980s. type: "html5", The sum paid to her was more than four times her annual salary (£132,490). Amnesty found evidence of Israeli soldiers using Palestinian civilians as human shields. {code: 'ad_rightslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot', adUnitPath: '/2863368/rightslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, Each Section sends its Chair and Executive Director to the GA. { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654156' }}, A new senior director, Chief Financial Officer Nigel Armitt, was appointed to the International Secretariat, to manage budgetary crisis. 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