Collection 036 - Amnesty International USA

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ZA COM MR-AAO-036

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Amnesty International USA

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  • Early 1960s - present (Accumulation)

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The Center for Human Rights Documentation & Research at Columbia University holds the entire archive of the organisation covering the period from early 1960s to the present.

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The AI-USA started in the early 1960s and has several offices in the country. It is an affiliate of AI- International Secretariat and bases its activities on the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The campaigns concentrate on the rights of political prisoners and unfair trials, working towards the release of prisoners of conscience.

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+1 212 807 8400
+1 212 627-1451
aimember@aiusa.org
www.amnestyusa.org/
Amnesty International USA
5 Penn Plaza
New York
NY 10001
5 Penn Plaza
New York City
New York
United States of America

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