What's changed in China

THANK-YOU for supporting Amnesty International’s campaign the end internet censorship in China in the lead up to the Beijing Olympics. Our campaign was a great success and will have long lasting effects! **Highlights from the campaign** - Over 30,000 people…Read More

Take Action to Commute Yang Jia's Death Sentence

Yang Jia has been sentenced to death in China after a closed trial. It is rare for death sentences to be announced in China before victims are executed. Now is the time to call on the Chinese authorities to commute Yang Jia's death sentence. Beijing resident…Read More

Will you be in China this year? We need you!

We are currently looking for people who are visiting or living in China between now and the end of the year to participate in the China Internet Censorship Index (CICI) action. The CICI is an online gadget to help Amnesty International collect data on levels…Read More

JOIN in the action for the 10 day countdown to the Games!

The 10 day countdown to the Beijing Olympics (30 July) is nearly upon us! Amnesty International has organised over 30 events across Australia to continue campaigning for human rights in China. We need your support make a big impact as we continue to call on…Read More

Join the online Day of Protest!

On the 10 day countdown to the Beijing Olympics (30 July), Amnesty International will be co-ordinating a global, online day of protest against Internet censorship in China. We aim to ‘occupy’ as many online spaces as possible to demonstrate our solidarity…Read More

Last chance to participate!

The 'Tear down the Great Firewall of China' action will end with a big bang in Martin Place, Sydney, on July 30 to coincide with the 10 day countdown to the Beijing Olympics. The Firewall action has been a huge success! It has now travelled through…Read More

Call on Microsoft to uphold human rights

Microsoft is aiding the repression of freedom of expression and information in China through complying with Chinese government requests to censor the internet. TAKE ACTION NOW * * * * * * Call on Microsoft to uphold international human rights standards in…Read More
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