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NGO  |   Prosecution  |   Human rights  |  

The Enough Project supports peace and an end to mass atrocities in Africa’s deadliest conflict zones.  Enough counters armed groups, violent regimes and their commercial partners sustained and enriched by corruption, criminal activity, and the trafficking of natural resources. Its activities include conducting research in conflict zones, engaging governments and the private sector on potential…

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NGO  |   Reporting/monitoring  |   Legal framework  |  

The mission of Justice for Iran (JFI) is to address and eradicate the practice of impunity that empowers officials of the Islamic Republic of Iran to perpetrate widespread human right violations against their people, and to hold them accountable for their actions. To achieve its mission, JFI researches, documents, validates, and litigates individual cases. It…

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NGO  |   Advocacy  |   Minority rights  |  

Minority Rights Group International (MRG) campaigns worldwide with around 130 partners in over 60 countries to ensure that disadvantaged minorities and indigenous peoples, often the poorest of the poor, can make their voices heard. Through training and education, legal cases, publications and the media and cultural programmes MRG supports minority and indigenous people as they…

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Coalition  |   Legal assistance  |   Legal framework  |  

The National Union of Peoples’ Lawyers (NUPL) was founded September 15, 2007 as a nationwide association of human rights lawyers as well as law students, paralegals and legal workers in the Philippines united by a commitment to the defense, protection, and promotion of human rights especially of the poor and the oppressed.

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Organization logo: Center for Justice and Accountability (CJA)

The Center for Justice and Accountability uses the fullest extent of the law – often in savvy and innovative ways – to bring human rights abusers to justice. CJA uses a unique combination of tools – litigation, transitional justice, and policy – to hold perpetrators accountable.

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Organization logo: International Criminal Court for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY)

The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) is a United Nations court of law dealing with war crimes that took place during the conflicts in the Balkans in the 1990’s. Since its establishment in 1993 it has irreversibly changed the landscape of international humanitarian law and provided victims an opportunity to voice the…

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Organization logo: International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR)

The International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda was established for the prosecution of persons responsible for genocide and other serious violations of international humanitarian law committed in the territory of Rwanda between 1 January 1994 and 31 December 1994. It may also deal with the prosecution of Rwandan citizens responsible for genocide and other such violations…

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Organization logo: Special Tribunal for Cambodia (ECCC)

The Khmer Rouge Tribunal (officially known as the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia) is a court established to try the most senior and most responsible members of the Khmer Rouge. Although it is a national court, it was established as part of an agreement between the Royal Government of Cambodia and the United…

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