Chair: David Huband Chair welcomed all to the meeting: 10 members present Minutes of last meeting agreed AOB: None Actions Joanna introduced the case (through the Children’s Human Rights network) of Aser Mohamed, an Egyptian boy who was arrested on 12 January 2016 at the age of 14. He was subjected to enforced disappearance and […]

Peace Camp 2018

We want to encourage members of the public visiting the event to take part in Amnesty’s campaigns.

If you could spare an hour or so it would be very much appreciated.

The evening celebrating refugees was a very successful event, a sellout with about 80 people attending, and a total raised of £600 for New Routes from ticket sales and the collection.

In January 2018, Palestinian teenager Ahed Tamimi was sentenced to eight months in prison after being convicted of incitement, aggravated assault and obstructing Israeli soldiers.

She was set free 21 days short of completing the eight-month prison sentence in the Israeli-occupied West Bank.

Chair: David Huband Chair welcomed all to the meeting: 10 members present Minutes of last meeting agreed. Past Events Quiz and Dips This was very enjoyable and a big success. £627 was raised. Very many thanks to Roz and Debbie for all their hard work. The Committee will discuss whether summer is the best time […]

Minutes from 20th June 2018 Open Meeting Minutes