It’s here! Stand Up 2019!

It’s here! Cardiff Amnesty have unveiled their new poster for ‘Stand Up in the Park 2019’ in support of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. Cardiff Amnesty and Cardiff Open Air Theatre Festival have joined forces once again to hold a third night of Stand Up to highlight the plight of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. An evening of comedy in support…

Cake, Knitting … and Human Rights

It was a celebration of crafting and human rights as knitters from across south Wales gathered to cast on, sew and raise awareness of the plight of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe. In the week that the foreign office warned British-Iranians against travelling to Iran, the injustice of Nazanin’s position was brought home to everyone. A minute’s silence…

Knit for Naz

Cardiff Amnesty warmly invites you to an evening of crafting and human rights in support of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.   You may have heard of Nazanin … Since the 3rd April 2016 Nazanin and her daughter, Gabriella, have been imprisoned in Iran. Nazanin was returning to the UK after a family holiday when she was detained…

Hunger Strike for Medical Treatment

At the first Cardiff Amnesty meeting of 2019 we discussed the worrying situation facing Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and Narges Mohammadi, who both announced a three day hunger strike starting on Monday 14th January. Both Nazanin and Narges have been denied access to the medical treatment they have requested by the Iranian authorities. Nazanin has long requested access…

Nazanin’s Story

This February Cardiff Amnesty International joined members of the Ratcliffe family supporting a performance of ‘Nazanin’s Story’ at Chapter Arts Centre. The play highlighted the ongoing plight of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and her daughter, Gabriella, who have been imprisoned in Iran since April 2016. Nazanin was returning to the UK on the 3rd April after a…