Think tank

Amnesty International Korea

AI

Seoul, South Korea

The Amnesty International Korea is part of the AI global movement that aims to put an end injustice and to campaign for the promotion of human rights. The organization is independent of any political ideology, economic interest or religion. It obtains its funding from donations from members and advocates. AI Korea conducts investigations and expose facts on abuses and lobby governments and powerful groups to ensure adherence to human rights law. The organization conducts trainings and publishes reports to campaign for change and to stand in defense of activists on the frontline.

Contact details

Website:
https://amnesty.or.kr/

Address:
Unhyeon Sky Building, 56, Yulgok-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul

Country:
South Korea

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Korea
Operating languages
English , Korean

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Network
Year founded
1970
Age (years)
Amnesty International Korea
 51
South Korea average
 35
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Hyun Hyun and two other individuals
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): N/A Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): Han-Soo Han
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
Amnesty International Korea
 25,749
South Korea average
 11,661
Global average
 27,922
Twitter
Followers (2019)
Amnesty International Korea
 32,594
South Korea average
 6,474
Global average
 16,331
Subscribers (2019)
Amnesty International Korea
 991
South Korea average
 1,046
Global average
 6,574
Followers (2019)
Amnesty International Korea
 5,864
South Korea average
 3,258
Global average
 9,121

Data notes

Last updated: 30/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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