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  1. Film Screening: Uyghurs, Prisoners of the Absurd

    August 18 2018, 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. A photo of Abousfian's profile.

    Film screening: THE LONG WAY HOME

    August 23 2018, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  3. Pedestrian Sunday in Kensington Market, August 26th

    August 26 2018, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  4. Amnesty International Toronto Organization Monthly Meeting (AITO)

    September 20 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. AITO team in front of the Toronto sign at Nathan Philips Square holding placards with Amnesty slogans and a large yellow Amensty International banner.

    AITO Regional Meeting 2018

    September 22 2018, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  6. Amnesty team sitting at book stand and smiling at the camera.

    Word On The Street

    September 23 2018, 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
  7. An image of amnesty International magazines with the headline saying "activist" on a table.

    Orientation Session for New Volunteers

    September 27 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. A woman holds up a sign that reads #FreeRightsDefenders

    Pedestrian Sunday in Kensington Market, September 30th

    September 30 2018, 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Human rights abuses in the Indonesian palm oil plantations.

For the past year, Amnesty International has been investigating one of the largest producers of palm oil in the world – Wilmar, based in Singapore – and the working practices on some of its Indonesian plantations and those of its suppliers which are amongst the biggest on earth. “We knew there were concerns but the fact that these abuses are so prevalent in a sector that has come in such much scrutiny and there were so much fan fair with some of the largest companies promising consumers delivering sustainable palm oil that ensuring that no exploitations end up in the products that you and I use on an everyday basis I was actually shocked at that”