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Amnesty Concordia is looking for committed activist leaders. Could this be you?

If you are highly motivated, resourceful and are willing to make a serious commitment to protecting human rights around the world, we want to hear from you TODAY! Volunteering with Amnesty International is very rewarding and does not require a huge time commitment. Hours are flexible and your work is extremely autonomous. And volunteering with … Continue reading


Knocking on Europe’s doors: Syrian Refugees in the Worst Humanitarian Crisis of our Time

“You have to understand that no one puts their children in a boat unless the water is safer than the land.” – Such were the words of poet Warsan Shire as daunting images of drowned Syrian children surfaced on our screens one day. The Refugee Crisis shaking the world has come to be narrowly defined … Continue reading

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Join the Palestinian Cultural Walk at Metro Mont Royal on Sunday the 27th of September

Amnesty Concordia and the DSTT Culture Association invite you to participate in the inaugural “Palestinian Cultural Walk” in Montreal.   ** Diversity – Sports – Tolerance – Culture ** Bring your friends and family to join us for this unique sports event! Walk with us, and then celebrate Palestinian culture with delicious dishes, live music … Continue reading


REMINDER: Amnesty International Concordia General Assembly TODAY

Amnesty International Concordia will be holding our GA for next years executive team on MAY 4TH Are you interested in being part a team dedicated to bringing attention/working to improve human rights? We will need dynamic and human rights driven students to create the new executive team for 2015-2016! If you are interested please come … Continue reading