New website

The group has a new website. Check it out at:

http://www.amnestytaiwan.org

7pm, Thursday 14th October 2010-AI TPE meeting

The next meeting of the Amnesty English-speaking group is at 7pm on Thursday 14 October Everyone is welcome. There are several options for activities including watching the DVDs of The Crossing or The Megayumi Story or doing some letter writing.

If enough people might show up (last time it was 2) we even might be able to start a project.

The meeting is at the CICM Missionaries office on the 10th floor at No. 2 Zhongshan N. Rd. Sec. 1, Taipei City (台北市中山北路一段2號10樓1003室). It is very close to Taipei Main Station. There is a page with a Google map showing the location.

Death By Numbers Film Festival 3

The 3rd Death By Numbers Film Festival is on in Taipei from 8-10 October 2010. There are screenings in Hsinchu and on university campuses. The films and documentaries are on themes related to the death penalty and justice. A number of the films have English-language subtitles or soundtrack. For more details read this article on the film festival’s website.

Next meeting: 15 July 2010

The next meeting of the Amnesty English-speaking group is at 7pm on Thursday 15 July. Everyone is welcome. There are several options for activities including watching the DVDs of The Crossing or The Megayumi Story or doing some letter writing.

The meeting is at the CICM Missionaries office on the 10th floor at No. 2 Zhongshan N. Rd. Sec. 1, Taipei City (台北市中山北路一段2號10樓1003室). It is very close to Taipei Main Station. There is a page with a Google map showing the location.

Next meeting: 17 June 2010

The next meeting of the Amnesty English-speaking group is at 7pm on Thursday 17 June. Everyone is welcome and we will discuss human rights topics and do some letter writing. I will show the film Crossing (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oRO2R-bQcG8). Then we will do some letter writing about issues in North Korea.

The meeting is at the CICM Missionaries office on the 10th floor at No. 2 Zhongshan N. Rd. Sec. 1, Taipei City (台北市中山北路一段2號10樓1003室). It is very close to Taipei Main Station. There is a page with a Google map showing the location.

[For the record the last meeting was on 13 May, but details weren’t posted on the blog.]

Sounds Right Concert 23 April 2010

Sounds Right concert 23 April

Sounds Right Concert — Music for Human Rights

7-9pm Friday 23 April 2010

Shi-Da Park, Taipei (台北市師大小公園)

Featuring Kou Chou Ching (拷秋勤), The Village Armed Youth (農村武裝青年) and Suming

Organised by Amnesty International and the Asia Pacific Youth Network

More information in Chinese at http://www.amnesty.tw/?p=984. Also “Sounds Right” t-shirts are available for pre-order. Check the Amnesty International Taiwan website for details.

Next meeting: 15 April 2010

The next meeting of the Amnesty English speaking group is at 7:00pm on Thursday 15 April 2010. It will be a chance to get together and discuss any human rights related topics and do some letter writing.

The meeting is at the CICM Missionaries office on the 10th floor at No. 2 Zhongshan N. Rd. Sec. 1, Taipei City (台北市中山北路一段2號10樓1003室). It is very close to Taipei Main Station. There is a page with a Google map showing the location.