Amnesty International’s big meeting started Sunday 14 August

August 16, 2011

On Sunday 14 August Amnesty International started its big meeting (ICM) in Noordwijkerhout in the Netherlands. AI is ‘celebrating’ its 50th anniversary and the list of interveners on the first day illustrates the continued importance of this unique, large, membership-based human rights movement. In addition to the new Secretarty-General Salil Shetty, there were messages from Aung San Suu Kyi (by video), Shirin Ebadi, and Kasha Nabagesera, the 2011 Laureate of the Martin Ennals Award. For a short video summary of the first day go to:¬†http://amnestyicm.wordpress.com/2011/08/14/highlights-from-day-one/

One Response to “Amnesty International’s big meeting started Sunday 14 August”

  1. Alexandra Bisia Says:

    And what will they be discussing??


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