Amnesty International, Wexford Group
Excerpted from the website:
- This facts and figures document gives an overview of the work of Amnesty International and the work carried out by the organization in 2000.
- 1) Amnesty International Today
- 28 May 2001 was the 40th anniversary of Amnesty International's foundation. Launched in 1961 by British lawyer Peter Benenson, Amnesty International has today more than 1,000,000 members, subscribers and regular donors in more than 140 countries and territories. The organization's nerve centre is the International Secretariat in London, with more than 320 member of staff and over 100 volunteers from more than 50 countries around the world.