Human Rights
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H-Net, Humanities & Social Sciences OnLine
Among H-Net's most important activities is its sponsorship of over 100 free electronic, interactive newsletters ("lists") edited by scholars in North America, South America, Europe, Africa, and the Pacific. Subscribers and editors communicate through electronic mail messages sent to the group. These messages can be saved, discarded, downloaded to a local computer, copied, printed out, or relayed to someone else. Otherwise, the lists are all public, and can be quoted and cited with proper attribution. The lists are connected to their own sites on the World Wide Web, that store discussion threads, important documents, and links to related sites on the web.

Human Rights Campaign - Working for Lesbian and Gay Equal Rights
Human Rights Campaign - HRC - gay -lesbian - bisexual - transgender - national - politics - policy - lobby - ENDA - HIV - AIDS.

Human Rights Internet - A Human Rights Gateway
Information about human rights, human rights publications, children's rights, the UN human rights system, and human rights organizations world-wide.

Idealist Home
Action Without Borders is a global coalition of individuals and organizations working to build a world where all people can live free, dignified and productive lives. About this site.
InterAction is a coalition of more than 160 humanitarian organizations working on disaster relief, refugee-assistance and sustainable development programs worldwide.

International Committee of the Red Cross
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence and to provide them with assistance. It directs and coordinates the international relief activities conducted by the Movement in situations of conflict. It also endeavours to prevent suffering by promoting and strengthening humanitarian law and universal humanitarian principles. Established in 1863, the ICRC is at the origin of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.

Privacy International
Privacy International (PI) is a human rights group formed in 1990 as a watchdog on surveillance by governments and corporations. PI is based in London, England, and has an office in Washington, D.C. PI has conducted campaigns throughout the world on issues ranging from wiretapping and national security activities, to ID cards, video surveillance, data matching, police information systems, and medical privacy.

Raoul Wallenberg Institute
The Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law is an academic institution founded in 1984 at Lund University, Sweden. The Raoul Wallenberg Institute is named after Raoul Wallenberg, a Swedish diplomat, in order to pay homage to his well-known work in Hungary towards the end of the Second World War. The purpose of the Institute is to promote research, training and academic education in the fields of human rights and humanitarian law.

Refugee Relief Respect Renewal and Resettlement: International Rescue Committee
The International Rescue Committee was founded at the request of Albert Einstein to assist opponents of Hitler. The IRC helps people fleeing racial, religious and ethnic persecution, as well as those uprooted by war and violence.

Resource Center of the Americas
The Resource Center of the Americas provides information and develops programs that demonstrate the connections between the people of Latin America, the Caribbean, and the United States. For more than fifteen years we have built bridges across communities, highlighting the voices of the silenced and ignored. The Resource Center looks forward to continuing that work by defending human rights in the era of globalization.

The Brother's Brother Foundation Home Page
The Brother's Brother Foundation functions as the link between resources and the development process through shipments of books and educational supplies to countries where accessibility and availability of such materials is limited.

The Burma Campaign UK (TBC)
TBC, formerly Burma Action Group UK, campaigns for human rights and democracy in Burma. TBC works for the freedom of all the peoples of Burma regardless of race, ethnicity, gender or age. We provide analysis to the media and government, and we lobby and campaign to improve government and commercial policy on Burma.

The Canon Collins Educational Trust
The Canon Collins Educational Trust for Southern Africa (CCETSA) is a registered charity founded in 1981 by the Defence and Aid Fund for Southern Africa. Its object was to assist South African and Namibian refugee students to gain the higher education and training denied them under apartheid. It did this at institutions in the United Kingdom and in independent African states.

The International Monitor Institute
The International Monitor Institute is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that collects, analyzes, and archives audio-visual material pertaining to human rights in the Balkans, Rwanda, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia. The IMI organizes all videos, still photographs, and audiotape collected into a database, fully searchable by keyword or phrase.

The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs
From Syracuse University.

The Synergos Institute
Working with partners, Synergos seeks to reduce poverty by strengthening the capacity of grantmaking organizations and bridging leaders in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

University of Minnesota Human Rights Center
has developed this Library with generous support from the Ford Foundation, The John Merck Fund, the Joyce Mertz-Gilmore Foundation, the Open Society Institute, the U.S. Institute of Peace, the University of Minnesota Law School, the Weyerhaeuser Family Foundation, the West Group, and through the Project Diana: An Online Human Rights Archive consortium for establishment of an international human rights database to commemorate the pioneering work of Diana Vincent-Daviss. Library Links.

United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
The United Nations Children's Fund UNICEF works for the survival, development and protection of children, guided in its programmes by the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Welcome to Project Underground
Project Underground exists as a vehicle for the environmental, human rights and indigenous rights movements to carry out focused campaigns against abusive extractive resource activity. We seek to systematically deal with the problems created by the mining and oil industries by exposing environmental and human rights abuses by the corporations involved in these sectors and by building capacity amongst communities facing mineral and energy development to achieve economic and environmental justice.

Welcome to the NAACP Website
The principal objective of the NAACP is to ensure the political, educational, social and economic equality of minority group citizens of the United States.

Winrock International
Winrock International is a global team dedicated to increasing long-term productivity, equity, and responsible resource management. By linking local individuals and communities with new ideas and technology, Winrock is increasing long-term productivity, equity, and responsible resource management to benefit the poor and disadvantaged of the world.

World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT)
OMCT for the protection of human rights. Welcome page contains urgent appeals, highlights, keyword search.

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