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We support Amnesty International groups, entities, networks, and members in the Greater Toronto Area.

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Upcoming Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

  1. Poster with information on the Young Professionals Network Write for Rights event. Will be held on 10th of January, 2019. At Regent Park - Daniels Spectrum - 585 Dundas St.E Toronto On from 6:00pm to 8:30pm.

    Amnesty’s GTA Young Professionals Network Write for Rights!

    January 10, 2019, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
  2. Orientation Session for New Volunteers

    January 24, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Orientation Session for New Volunteers

    February 28, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  4. Orientation Session for New Volunteers

    March 28, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. Orientation Session for New Volunteers

    April 25, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  6. Orientation Session for New Volunteers

    May 23, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  7. Orientation Session for New Volunteers

    June 27, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  8. Orientation Session for New Volunteers

    July 25, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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Webwatch (Homepage)

WEB WATCH

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”