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
 52
South Korea average
 36
Global average
 31
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

Organisational performance

Financials
2020
Amnesty International Korea
 $4,921,000
South Korea average
 $5,257,541
Global average
 $199,879,694
2019
Amnesty International Korea
 $4,488,000

Social

Likes (2021)
Amnesty International Korea
 27,512
South Korea average
 10,253
Global average
 30,826
Likes (2019)
Amnesty International Korea
 25,749
Twitter
Followers (2022)
Amnesty International Korea
 30,971
South Korea average
 9,447
Global average
 19,281
Followers (2021)
Amnesty International Korea
 31,723
Followers (2019)
Amnesty International Korea
 32,594
Subscribers (2022)
Amnesty International Korea
 3,210
South Korea average
 5,087
Global average
 5,626
Subscribers (2021)
Amnesty International Korea
 1,970
Subscribers (2019)
Amnesty International Korea
 991
Followers (2022)
Amnesty International Korea
 14,133
South Korea average
 4,962
Global average
 14,740
Followers (2021)
Amnesty International Korea
 10,270
Followers (2019)
Amnesty International Korea
 5,864

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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