New Internationalist

Action

Issue 275

ACTION
Pursue your own prosecution case by joining forces with an action group
in your own country working on the issues raised by this magazine.

DICTATORSHIP/ HUMAN RIGHTS
The two international organizations best able to monitor abuses by the world’s dictatorships are Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch.

Amnesty International
International: 1 Easton St, London WC1X 8DJ, England. Tel: (44171) 833 1771. www.amnesty.org
Aotearoa/New Zealand: PO Box 5300, Wellesley Street, Auckland. Tel: (04) 499 3349. Fax: (04) 499 3505. www.amnesty.org.nz
Australia: Locked Bag 23, Broadway, NSW 2008. Tel: (02) 9217 7600. Fax: (02) 9217 7663. www.amnesty.org.au
Britain: 99-119 Rosebery Ave, London EC1R 4RE. Tel: (20) 7814 6200. Fax: (20) 7933 1510. www.amnesty.org.uk
Canada: AI Canada, 312 Laurier Avenue East, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 1H9 . Tel: (613) 744 7667. Fax: (613) 746 24 11. www.amnesty.ca
United States: 322 8th Ave, New York, NY 10001. Tel: (212) 807 8400. Fax: (212) 463 9193. www.amnestyusa.org

Human Rights Watch
Britain:
Human Rights Watch, 2nd Floor, 2-12 Pentonville Road, London N1 9HF, UK. Tel: (20) 7713 1995. Fax: (20) 7713 1800. www.hrw.org

Canada/US:
350 Fifth Avenue, 34th floor, New York, NY 10118-3299 USA. Tel: (212) 290-4700, Fax: (212) 736-1300. www.hrw.org

MOI/KENYA
Contact the organizations under Dictatorships / Human Rights but also the following:

Britain:
Article 19, 33 Islington High St, London N1 9LH. Tel: (0171) 278 9292. Fax: (0171) 713 1356. www.article19.org

Canada:
International Centre for Human Rights and Democratic Development, 1001 de Maisonneuve Blvd. East Suite 1100, Montreal, Quebec, H2L 4P9. Tel: (514) 283 6073. Fax: (514) 283 3792. www.ichrdd.ca

CHIRAC/NUCLEAR TESTING
A spontaneous boycott of French products is taking place all around the world in protest at the nuclear tests in the Pacific – the main target being French wine.

International
Greenpeace International, Ottho Heldringstraat 5, 1066 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands . Tel: (20) 5148150
Fax: (20) 5148151. www.greenpeace.org/international

Aotearoa/New Zealand
Greenpeace, 113 Valley Road, Mount Eden, Auckland, New Zealand . Tel: (09) 630 6317. Fax: (09) 630 7121. www.greenpeace.org.nz
Corso Pacific Programmes, PO Box 3662-803 Christchurch. Tel: (03) 3662 803.

Australia
Australian Anti-Bases Campaign Coalition, PO Box A899, Sydney South, NSW 1235. Tel: (02) 267 2772. http://www.anti-bases.org/

Britain
Greenpeace, Canonbury Villas, London N1 2PN. Tel: (20) 7354 5100. Fax: (20) 7696 0012/0014. www.greenpeace.org.uk

Canada
Greenpeace, 250 Dundas Street West, Suite 605, Toronto, Ontario M5T 2Z5. Tel: (416) 597 8408. Fax: (416) 597 8422. www.greenpeace.ca
South Pacific People’s Foundation,1921 Fernwood Road, Victoria, BC V8T 2Y6. Tel: (604) 381 4131. Fax: (604) 388 5258. www.sppf.org

United States
Greenpeace, 702 H Street NW, Suite 300, Washington DC 20001. Tel: (202) 462 1177. Fax: (202) 462 4507. www.greenpeaceusa.org

THE POPE/CONTRACEPTION

Australia
Office for the Status of Women, 3-5 National Circuit, Barton, ACT, 2600. Tel: (02) 6715 111. Fax: (02) 6271 5751 www.osw.dpmc.gov.au

Britain
Catholics for a Changing Church, 14 West Halkin St, London SW1X 8JS.
Tel: (070) 1070 2068. www.c-c-c.freeserve.co.uk

Canada
Coalition of Concerned Canadian Catholics, Box 6711, Station A, Toronto, Ont, M5W 1X5.
Tel: (416) 977 8135. Fax: (416) 977 6604.

United States
Catholics for a Free Choice, 1436 U Street NW, Suite 301, Washington, DC, 20009-3997.
Tel: (202) 986 6093. Fax: (202) 332 7995. www.cath4choice.org

ÇILLER/TURKEY/THE KURDS
Contact the organizations under Dictatorships/Human Rights but also:

Australia
Kurdistan Information Centre of Australia, PO Box 4772, GPO Melbourne, Vic 3001. Tel: (039) 663 5344. Fax: (039) 663 5141.

Britain
Kurdistan Information Centre, 10 Glasshouse Yard, London EC1A 4JN. Tel: (0171) 250 1315. Fax: (0171) 250 1317.

Canada
The Kurdistan Committee, 2487 Kaladar Ave, Suite 203, Ottawa, Ont, K1V 8B9. Tel: (613) 733-9634. Fax: (613) 733 0090.

United States
Kurdish Information Network, 2600 Connecticut Avenue NW #1, Washington, DC 20008-1558. Tel: (202) 483 6444. www.kurdistan.org

©Copyright: New Internationalist 1996


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