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to Amnesty International Berlin Brandenburg!

Do you want to learn more about your Amnesty district? Please click here.

Are you new to Amnesty and would like to get involved? Apart from joining the district team, there are numerous groups looking forward to your support! We also organise a monthly info talk on the work and activity of Amnesty International. Due to the current situation the info talk may take place online. We will provide up-to-date information on our homepage and on social media.

You can find all current dates for events and activities in our district and in the groups by clicking here.

International Human Rights Day, 10 December is approaching, and with it this year’s Write for Rights campaign. For more information and tips, please click here. In the next weeks, we will also present this year’s cases in posts on our website and on our Instagram channel.

We are currently updating our website. If you have any suggestions for improvement or otherwise, please email presse@amnesty-bb.de. We are looking forward to hearing from you!

We hope you enjoy your visit to our website.

Amnesty International Berlin-Brandenburg district team 2020.

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Covid-19: Please note that you must wear a nose and mouth cover during all visits to our district office and keep at least 1.5 metres distance to other people who do not belong to your household.

 

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