Human rights defenders or human rights activists are people who, individually or with others, act to promote or protect some variation of human rights.
The KHRG is a small and independent group documenting the human rights situation of ordinary people in rural Burma. It distributes information in the form of detailed
The Human Rights Resource Center builds partnerships with advocacy groups around the world to promote their human rights education resources and training
The Human Rights Council of Australia is a cosponsor of the letter below to the UN Human Rights Council on the rights of human rights defenders working to promote
Human Rights and Social Justice Advocacy Groups Introduction Skip to links. The primary emphasis of many of the organizations listed here is to advocate on behalf of
Find out how Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs) help the cause of human rights by monitoring the actions of governments and pressuring them to act according to
For more than three decades, Human Rights First has been a clarion voice in defense of human dignity and the rights and freedom of people everywhere.
A Canadian organization fighting for “Equality For Gays and Lesbians Everywhere”. Battles in courts over same sex couples, rights, government insight.
The Human Rights Campaign is America’s largest civil rights organization working to achieve lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer equality.
Advocacy groups (also known as pressure groups, lobby groups, campaign groups, interest groups, or special interest groups) use various forms of advocacy in order to