Amnesty reports Online abuse of women widespread in UK

One in five women in the UK have suffered online abuse or harassment, latest research has discovered.

Almost half of women said the abuse or harassment they received was sexist or misogynistic, with a worrying 27% saying it threatened sexual or physical assault.

Women are suffering offline consequences of this abuse with 55% saying that they experienced anxiety, stress or panic attacks as a result. Many faced other psychological consequences, such as loss of self-esteem and a sense of powerlessness in their ability to respond to the abuse.

15th November 2017 Meeting Minutes

Minutes from Wednesday 15th November 2017 Norwich Amnesty Open Meeting

Roundhouse Presents Voices Nationwide ‘Spoken Word/Poetry Workshops’ coming to Norwich

Norwich’s introductory spoken word/poetry workshops will be taking place next week – 15th/16th November, followed by wrap up performance / sharing after session on 16th.

Amnesty Christmas Cards 2017 now on sale

This year the Charity Card shop will be at 15 St. Stephen’s Street, Norwich.

Packs of 10 cards are just £3.99

18th October 2017 Meeting Minutes

Minutes from Wednesday 18th October 2017 Norwich Amnesty Open Meeting

A BIG THANK YOU to everyone who helped at our Street Collection

We would like to say a BIG THANK YOU to everyone who helped at our Street Collection last weekend.

We managed to raise £260.49 and beat our total from 2016.

Well done to you all :o)

Change to our October 2017 Open Meeting Speaker

Unfortunately our guest speaker Philip Champain is now not able to make our October meeting.

We will be rearranging for him to come in the Spring.