Amnesty International Canada

Site: Napanee - Group 150

Service: Human Rights Awareness

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Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Napanee
Address & Map
Meeting location - Lennox & Addington County Library
25 River Rd
Napanee, ON K7R 3S6
 
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Intersection Centre St S and River Road
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Movement that turns knowledge of human rights violations into global awareness and action * researches the truth about human rights abuses and mobilizes individuals to take action so that human rights abuses are stopped, individuals and communities are protected, and perpetrators of human rights violations are brought to justice 
 
* Raises awareness about human rights issues in their communities by talking to the local media; 
* Lobbies their local politicians and government officials; 
* Organizes educational events with guest speakers, videos, and webcasting; 
* Group members write letters, hold vigils, organize demonstrations and other public events, and  
* Works on specific long-standing appeal cases of individuals whose human rights are at risk
Hours Irregular, call for details
Meetings Napanee Library Branch, 25 River Road, Napanee * irregular dates, call for more information
Areas Served Lennox and Addington County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or visit website for more information
Languages English
Fees Membership - for the international organization, not for local branches
Service Categories International Human Rights Programs ; Political Action/Lobbying Groups ~ Human Rights Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone Cathy Palmer, residence 613-354-3483
Website www.amnesty.ca
Primary Contact Cathy Palmer, Branch Contact; Email: canelpalmer@gmail.com
Alternate Contact Cathy Murray, Treasurer
Primary Executive Cathy Murray, Treasurer
Other Details
Established 1982
Funding Donations
Print Material Pamphlets * Newsletter
Resources Website
Accreditation Yes, by Amnesty International Canada

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