AITEN meeting on February 21st (Tuesday)

Hello everyone, get ready for our next meeting on February 21st (Tuesday) !

Please join us to learn more about Amnesty and its volunteers worldwide enthusiasm that keeps people free ! Newcomers welcome !

Program:

  • Planning for 2017, (art workshops, movie events, charity fundraising, gigs, etc)
  • Letter-writing to support prisoners of conscience around the world.

Note in your agendas: Tuesday 21st, 19:00~

ADDRESS : 7F Seika Bldg. 2-12-14 Kandaogawamachi, chiyoda-ku Tokyo 101-0052
TEL : +81-3-3518-6777  FAX : +81-3-3518-6778
E-mail : info@amnesty.or.jp

Google maps link

AITEN meeting on January 17th (Tuesday)

Happy New Year 2017 ! Best wishes to all of you !

The first meeting of the year will be on January 17th (Tuesday).

Please join us to learn more about Amnesty and its volunteers worldwide enthusiasm that keeps people free ! Newcomers welcome !

Program:

  • Planning for 2017, (art workshops, movie events, charity fundraising, gigs, etc)
  • Letter-writing to support prisoners of conscience around the world.

Don’t forget to check as well the Film Festival organized by Amnesty International Japan in January (28-29) !

Note in your agendas: Tuesday 17th, 19:00~

ADDRESS : 7F Seika Bldg. 2-12-14 Kandaogawamachi, chiyoda-ku Tokyo 101-0052
TEL : +81-3-3518-6777  FAX : +81-3-3518-6778
E-mail : info@amnesty.or.jp

Google maps link

AITEN meeting on December 13th (Tuesday)

Hello everyone, our next meeting will be hold on December 13th (Tuesday).

Please join us to learn more about Amnesty and its volunteers worldwide enthusiasm that keeps people free ! Newcomers welcome !

Program:

Close Guantanamo ! campaign,

  • we will take a countdown picture to ask President Obama to keep his promise. http://www.closeguantanamo.org/
  • Planning for 2017, (art workshops, movie events, charity fundraising, gigs, etc)
  • Letter-writing to support prisoners of conscience around the world in the context of the WRITE FOR RIGHTS campaign going on globally. Last event we wrote more than 50 letters to support various people !

Note in your agendas: Tuesday 13th, 19:00~

ADDRESS : 7F Seika Bldg. 2-12-14 Kandaogawamachi, chiyoda-ku Tokyo 101-0052
TEL : +81-3-3518-6777  FAX : +81-3-3518-6778
E-mail : info@amnesty.or.jp

Google maps link

AITEN meeting on October 17th (Monday)

Hello everyone, our next meeting will be hold on October 17th (Monday).

Please join us to learn more about Amnesty and its volunteers worldwide enthusiasm that keeps people free ! Newcomers welcome !

Program:

  • Organization/debriefing of the movie night in October

  • plans for this coming year, (movie events, charity fundraising, gigs, etc)

  • Letter-writing to support prisoners of conscience around the world

Note in your agendas: Monday 17th, 19:00

ADDRESS : 7F Seika Bldg. 2-12-14 Kandaogawamachi, chiyoda-ku Tokyo 101-0052
TEL : +81-3-3518-6777  FAX : +81-3-3518-6778
E-mail : info@amnesty.or.jp

Google maps link

Back to work ! AITEN Meeting – Sept. 12th (Mon.), AIJ office in Kanda

Hello everyone, we are resuming our activities after a break in summer.

Please join us to learn more about Amnesty and its volunteers worldwide enthusiasm that keeps people free ! Newcomers welcome !

Program:

  • discussion around our past activities,

  • plans for this coming year, (movie events, charity fundraising, gigs, etc)

  • Letter-writing to support prisoners of conscience around the world

Note in your agendas: Monday 12th, 19:00

ADDRESS : 7F Seika Bldg. 2-12-14 Kandaogawamachi, chiyoda-ku Tokyo 101-0052
TEL : +81-3-3518-6777  FAX : +81-3-3518-6778
E-mail : info@amnesty.or.jp

Google maps link

Human Rights Day : Amnesty’s LETTER-WRITING MARATHON on Dec. 12th !

   Celebrate Human Rights Day by joining the 12-hour writing marathon organised by Amnesty International! Participate in the world’s biggest human rights event!

Saturday, 12th December 2015

Letter-writing Marathon

By writing lots of letters you can join the world.

By writing lots of letters you can help to stop human rights abuses.

This marathon is not hard.

Just write letters at your own pace, thinking of people suffering overseas:

Burkina Faso: forced to marry even though she is still a child

El Salvador: charged with a murder following a miscarriage

USA: still not released, although all the charges have been dropped

Iran: minors under sentence of death

We have prepared a range of activities for you throughout the day starting from 9 AM. You can make a bangle from an old Sari, write a letter in Spanish, and enjoy a party with a DJ, eating, drinking and dancing to music from all over the world!

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Invite your friends and relatives and enjoy together!

 9:00        Start

10:00        Introduction to Amnesty’s activities in 2015

10:30        Making a bangle from an old Sari

        * Fee 1,000 yen (snack included)

       * To participate, apply in advance.

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12:00        Lunch: compare curries of Asian countries

13:00        Letter-writing♪

* Write in support of up to 12 persons from 12 countries, against violations of human rights.

16:00         Let’s write a letter in Spanish!

18:00        Let’s Party!  (*Fee 1,000 yen)

*We will exhibit the letters from Amnesty supporters to Hakamada Iwao, who spent 48 years in prison on a false charge.

Japanese version / 日本語版:

This PDF is 200KB in size. Click here to download (FLY_Group-Writing-Marathon.pdf)

AITEN Nov. meeting on Wed. 18th in AIJ office, Kanda

AITEN November meeting on Wednesday 18th

1900~2100 in the Amnesty Japan’s office in Kanda.

We’ll be letter-writing to support prisoners of conscience and protest against torture.

We will discuss about our last fundraising event  in Ebisu which was pretty successful, and we will start planning our New Year’s actions.

Recently many people have joined the group ! Don’t hesitate to join as well ! We need your help ! People around the world need your help !

Dinner/drinks at a nearby restaurant afterwards !

Please join us! Here is a map to the office :

ADDRESS : 7F Seika Bldg. 2-12-14 Kandaogawamachi, chiyoda-ku Tokyo 101-0052
TEL : +81-3-3518-6777  FAX : +81-3-3518-6778
E-mail : info@amnesty.or.jp

Google maps link

AITEN July meeting on Tuesday 14th

AITEN July meeting on Tuesday 14th

1900~2100 at the Pinnacle Japan office (DSK’s office) in Nishi Azabu.

We’ll be letter-writing to support prisoners of conscience and protest against torture.

We will also prepare our next fundraising events: a small music event in Shimokitazawa around late July, plus a big, BIG EVENT  for September.

Recently many people have joined the group ! Don’t hesitate to join as well ! We need your help ! People around the world need your help !

Dinner/drinks at a nearby restaurant afterwards !

Please join us! Meet up in front of Tully’s Coffee Shop on Roppongi Dori (Near Roppongi Station Exit 1B) at 6:45 pm.

AITEN monthly meeting on April 16th in Kanda

The next AITEN meeting will take place on April 16th (please note: THURSDAY), at the Amnesty Japan office in Kanda.

Time : 19:00 – 21:00

We will meet for the final preparation of our next fund-raising event taking place on May 17th at the Kiwi Kitchen (Shirokanedai).

As usual, we will also hold a letter-writing session to support prisoners of conscience around the world.

Let’s enjoy this meeting, and have dinner together afterwards ! Newcomers welcome !

Please come along! A map to the AIJ Office is below:

ADDRESS : 7F Seika Bldg. 2-12-14 Kandaogawamachi, chiyoda-ku Tokyo 101-0052
TEL : +81-3-3518-6777  FAX : +81-3-3518-6778
E-mail : info@amnesty.or.jp

Google maps link

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AITEN March meeting on Wed. 18th

AITEN March meeting on Wed. 18th

1900~2100 at the Pinnacle Japan office (DSK’s office) in Nishi Azabu.

We’ll be letter-writing to support prisoners of conscience and protest against torture.

We will keep on preparing for our next fundraising event to be hold around mid-May.

Recently many people have joined the group ! Don’t hesitate to join as well !

Dinner/drinks at a nearby restaurant afterwards !

Please join us! Meet up in front of Tully’s Coffee Shop on Roppongi Dori (Near Roppongi Station Exit 1B) at 6:45 pm.