Human Rights Organizations

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Avocats sans Frontières/Advocaten zonder Grenzen (ASF)Avocats sans Frontières/Advocaten zonder Grenzen (ASF)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Netherlands
Activities: Global
European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE)European Council on Refugees and Exiles (ECRE)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Refugees/Migration
Location: Belgium
Activities: Regional
Girls Not BridesGirls Not Brides
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Child Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
Front Line DefendersFront Line Defenders
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Ireland
Activities: Global
International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims (IRCT)International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims (IRCT)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Anti-Torture
Location: Denmark
Activities: Global
UNICEFUNICEF
Type: United Nations
Issue: Child Rights
Location: United States
Activities: Global
Association for the Prevention of Torture (APT)Association for the Prevention of Torture (APT)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Anti-Torture
Location: Switzerland
Activities: Global
Amazon WatchAmazon Watch
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Indigenous Rights
Location: United States
Activities: Local/National
JUSTICEJUSTICE
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Local/National
Equal Rights TrustEqual Rights Trust
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Women Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Regional
Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI)Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Free Speech
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights  (UNHCHR)United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR)
Type: United Nations
Issue: Refugees/Migration
Location: Switzerland
Activities: Global
CCJO René CassinCCJO René Cassin
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
Organization for Refuge, Asylum and Migration (ORAM)Organization for Refuge, Asylum and Migration (ORAM)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: LGBTIQ
Location: United States
Activities:
International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA-Europe)International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association (ILGA-Europe)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: LGBTIQ
Location: Belgium
Activities: Regional
Minority Rights Group InternationalMinority Rights Group International
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Indigenous Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
Business & Human Rights Resource CentreBusiness & Human Rights Resource Centre
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Business and Human Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
International Human Rights Network (IHRN)International Human Rights Network (IHRN)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Ireland
Activities: Global
Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC)Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United States
Activities: Global
International Juvenile Justice Observaotry (IJJO)International Juvenile Justice Observaotry (IJJO)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Child Rights
Location: Belgium
Activities: Global
European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI)European Centre for Minority Issues (ECMI)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Discrimination
Location: Germany
Activities: Regional
Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO)Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Belgium
Activities: Global
Privacy InternationalPrivacy International
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Privacy Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
Anti-Slavery InternationalAnti-Slavery International
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Child Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
International Service for Human Rights (ISHR)International Service for Human Rights (ISHR)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Switzerland
Activities: Global
International Criminal Court (ICC)International Criminal Court (ICC)
Type: United Nations
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Netherlands
Activities: Global
International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP)International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Death Penalty
Location: Spain
Activities: Global
Fair Trials InternationalFair Trials International
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Justice/Legal Support
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE)European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE)
Type: OSCE/CoE/EU
Issue: Gender Equality
Location: Lithuania
Activities: Regional
International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH)International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: France
Activities: Global
REDRESSREDRESS
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Anti-Torture
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
European Roma Information Office (ERIO)European Roma Information Office (ERIO)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Roma/Sinti
Location: Belgium
Activities: Regional
Protection InternationalProtection International
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Belgium
Activities: Global
Women Aid InternationalWomen Aid International
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Women Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
EuroMed RightsEuroMed Rights
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Denmark
Activities: Regional
International Court of Justice (ICJ/CIJ)International Court of Justice (ICJ/CIJ)
Type: United Nations
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Netherlands
Activities: Regional
European Women's Lobby (EWL)European Women’s Lobby (EWL)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Women Rights
Location: Belgium
Activities: Regional
Defence for Children International (DCI)Defence for Children International (DCI)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Child Rights
Location: Switzerland
Activities: Regional
EurochildEurochild
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Child Rights
Location: Belgium
Activities: Regional
European Network against Racism (ENAR)European Network against Racism (ENAR)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Discrimination
Location: Belgium
Activities: Regional
Public International Law and Policy Group Law Fellows (PILPG)Public International Law and Policy Group Law Fellows (PILPG)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United States
Activities: Global
European Human Rights Advocacy Centre (EHRAC)European Human Rights Advocacy Centre (EHRAC)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Regional
Civil Rights DefendersCivil Rights Defenders
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Sweden
Activities: Global
ChildPactChildPact
Type: Academic/Research
Issue: Child Rights
Location: Serbia and Montenegro
Activities: Regional
Advice on Individual Rights in Europe (AIRE Centre)Advice on Individual Rights in Europe (AIRE Centre)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Regional
Amnesty International (International Secretariat)Amnesty International (International Secretariat)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT)World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Anti-Torture
Location: Switzerland
Activities: Global
Freedom from TortureFreedom from Torture
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Anti-Torture
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
SURVIVALSURVIVAL
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Indigenous Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)
Type: OSCE/CoE/EU
Issue: Conflict and Peacebuilding
Location: Austria
Activities: Regional
International Commission of Jurists (ICJ)International Commission of Jurists (ICJ)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Switzerland
Activities: Global
Carter CenterCarter Center
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United States
Activities: Global
Committee to Protect JournalistsCommittee to Protect Journalists
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Free Speech
Location: United States
Activities: Global
Center for Economic and Social RightsCenter for Economic and Social Rights
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Poverty
Location: United States
Activities: Global
International Institute of Humanitarian LawInternational Institute of Humanitarian Law
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Refugees/Migration
Location: Italy
Activities: Global
Article 19Article 19
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Free Speech
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Global
European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
Type: OSCE/CoE/EU
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Austria
Activities: Regional
British Institute of Human Rights (BIHR)British Institute of Human Rights (BIHR)
Type: Government
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United Kingdom
Activities: Local/National
International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ)International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United States
Activities: Global
BreakthroughBreakthrough
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: Women Rights
Location: India
Activities: Local/National
International Organisation for Migration (IOM/OIM)International Organisation for Migration (IOM/OIM)
Type: United Nations
Issue: Refugees/Migration
Location: Switzerland
Activities: Global
European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR)European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR)
Type: OSCE/CoE/EU
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: Netherlands
Activities: Global
Human Rights Watch (HRW)Human Rights Watch (HRW)
Type: NGO/NPO
Issue: All Human Rights
Location: United States
Activities: Global