Organizations

Human Rights Without Frontiers International

About Human Rights Without Frontiers International

Human Rights Without Frontiers International is a non-profit organization based out of Brussels, Belgium, that promotes human rights around the world and advocates democracy, the rule of law and social justice. The organization is one of the most active NGOs promoting human rights at the European Parliament and in other EU institutions. The organization is also very active at the UN in Geneva and the OSCE in Warsaw and Vienna. It promotes norm implementation by pressuring target actors to adopt new policies and by monitoring compliance with international standards.

Work area

Research, Advocacy, Education, Lobbying

Motto

Democracy, Rule of Law and Human Rights

Country Offices

Belgium, China, Nepal

Quickfacts

Founded: 1989
Location (HQ): Belgium
Scope: Global
Focus area: All human rights

Does this organisation offer paid Internships?

No

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Ada Hasanagic

Ada Hasanagić is a human rights professional currently working as a researcher at the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Previously, Ada graduated with honors from the Sarajevo School of Science and Technology and the University of Buckingham in the fields of Political Science and International Relations. Also, she earned a master’s degree in Democracy and Human Rights from the University of Sarajevo and University of Bologna.