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Amnesty SOS App: A tool for summer activism

Posted in: Activism Guide
    Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 17:57
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    Amnesty's mobile app Amnesty SOS is available for download on both iPhone and Android devices. Download it now and join a global community of human rights activists taking urgent action to protect people and communities at risk - right from the palm of your hand.

    This summer, you can use the Amnesty SOS App as an activism tool for collecting signatures on the priority campaign actions your working on, or to raise awareness about the app as a simple and effective way to take action on urgent human rights cases to people.

    With the Amnesty SOS app, you'll be the first to hear about urgent human rights alerts and the first to take action to protect people in imminent danger.  You will also receive recent updates about Amnesty's critial work to protect human rights around the world.

    It's a simple way to engage new audiences, and an effective way to take action on urgent human rights cases. In just 6 simple steps you can take action to save a life - 1) Download the app, 2) Wait to receive a notification when there's an idividual/ community at risk, 3) select the action you want to take action on, 4) learn about the background of the case, 5) previes the letter to authorities and send your urgent message by filling in your details, 6) Amplify your impact by sharing on social media or collect more signatures.

    The app was developed with our most engaged activists in mind, so you can use the Amnesty SOS app as an activism tool to collect signatures and amplify your impact at your events or while tabling. It's also a great way to start a conversation about human rights and encourage people to start their journey in taking action for human rights.

    Download the Amnesty SOS app now. 

    We can, and do make an impact when we act together.

    If you are using the app for your summer activism and would like to write a blog about how you're using it please send a message to urgentaction@amnesty.ca 

    Available Now in the
    iTunes App Store
    and on Google Play

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