This book, published by the Center for Victims of Torture – New Tactics in Human Rights Project, is a collection of 80 stories of successful tactics used for human rights work. The stories come from all over the world and range from prevention tactics to intervention tactics, restorative tactics to those that building human rights cultures and institutions.
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This manual provides human rights defenders with additional knowledge and tools for improving their understanding of security and protection.
In this book, Gene Sharp provides a conceptual framework for liberation, determining the most effective ways in which dictatorships can be successfully disintegrated. The publication is a result of many years studying dictatorships, resistance movements, revolutions, political thought, governmental systems, and especially realistic nonviolent struggle.
The goal of this book (2010) is to move beyond surface anecdotes to underlying mechanics: What are the
contextual factors we must consider when evaluating any case of
digital activism? What conceptual framework can we use to analyze the practices of digital activism? What is the value of digital
activism within our global society?
Human rights defenders are increasingly using computers and the Internet. This book (2007) is an introduction to the ever growing and complex world of electronic security.
This handbook, CD, and website, produced from a USIP grant, describes proven strategies and tactics for nonviolent political movements. Based on first hand experience in Serbia and Georgia, the resources provide easily accessible lessons and best practices to front-line practitioners engaged in struggles for freedom around the world. (2009)
A Nonviolent Struggle Multimedia Library that sheds light on what a powerful tool nonviolent struggle is when it comes to achieving freedom, democracy and human rights.
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