Agnès Callamard joins Amnesty International

Later this month, Agnès Callamard will join Amnesty International as secretary general. In an in-depth interview with the Guardian she describes the desperate status of international human rights and world leaders's role in the matter.

“They always find something more important. Whether it’s in Germany, whether it is in France, or in the United Kingdom. Give me one European country whose government is known for taking a principled vocal position on human rights?…The examples are too few and far between.”

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