2010 – 2023 Change of the Urgent Action website

4th december 2023
The Urgent Actions were published on for 13 years and are now integrated into

From 2010 to 2023, Amnesty International Switzerland published all Urgent Actions (UAs) on in English, German and French. Writers were able to set up an interest profile and received e-mail notifications of new actions or follow-up actions (Further Information FIs).

The websites are being revised in a comprehensive relaunch project (until around 2025). During this time, Urgent Actions with less «functionality» will be published on

You can subscribe to weekly e-mail alerts announcing the latest Urgent Actions in either French or German

Please find here the links to the new Urgent Actions portal:

If you have any questions or suggestions: Write to us.

Differences to
  • An UA will be published as soon as a translation (German or French) has been received.
    (previously: English alone was sufficient)
  • There will be weekly e-mail notifications of new actions.
    You can subscribe here in either french or german.
    (previously: automatic e-mail for each promotion according to selected topics/countries)
  • Further information (updates) are overwritten directly in the original UA. The sequences of Urgent Actions and their updates can be seen in the Word files (downloads).
    (previously: individual webpages)
  • The UAs now have pictures and are better integrated into the country and topic pages of