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Young Professional Amnesty International NYC

New York, NY
Joined in January 2012

About Us

Founded in 1961, Amnesty International is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for human rights for all.

Young Professionals Amnesty International (YPAI) engages and supports Amnesty activists from diverse backgrounds entering the workplace. YPAI provides Amnesty and other human rights activists a space to network, organize, and contribute to the struggle for human rights in the U.S. and abroad.

YPAI provides a unique networking opportunity ...for present and prospective human rights leaders to take part in fun social activities like Human Rights Happy Hours, Amnesty BBQ’s, Human Rights Film Screenings, and the list goes on. YPAI is structured around a monthly event that combines social and action-oriented activities focused on addressing human rights issues. YPAI is designed to provide young professionals the opportunity to exchange ideas, grow professionally, and proactively address the state of human rights worldwide.See More

Learn more about Amnesty International’s Young Professional Network: http://www.amnestyusa.org/resources/young-professionals.

MissionFounded in London in 1961, Amnesty International is a Nobel Prize-winning grassroots activist organization with over 3 million members worldwide. Amnesty International undertakes research and action focused on preventing and ending grave abuses of the rights to physical and mental integrity, freedom of conscience and expression, and freedom from discrimination, within the context of its work to promote all human rights.

EmailQuestions, comments, or suggestions regarding future events can be sent to nyc.ypai@gmail.com

Founded in 1961, Amnesty International is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for human rights for all.

Young Professionals Amnesty International (YPAI) engages and supports Amnesty activists from diverse backgrounds entering…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties
  • Job & Workplace
  • Legal Assistance

Location

  • New York, NY

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