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Organization logo: Solitary Watch

  Solitary Watch is a web-based project aimed at bringing the widespread use of solitary confinement out of the shadows and into the light of the public square. Their mission is to provide the public—as well as practicing attorneys, legal scholars, law enforcement and corrections officers, policymakers, educators, advocates, people in prison and their families—with…

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NGO  |   Advocacy  |   LGBT people's rights  |  

Secret Garden is a Foundation of and for LGBT’s (Lesbian/Gay/Bi-sexual and Transgender) with an ethnic-cultural background, and sympathizers based in Amsterdam. The group with a Muslim background forms a large part of our target group. Its task is to represent the interests of its target group in the broadest sense of the word. Secret Garden…

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Organization logo: Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission (TLHRC)

The mission of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission is to promote, defend and advocate internationally recognized human rights norms in a nonpartisan manner, both within and outside of Congress, as enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other relevant human rights instruments.

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Organization logo: Polaris

Polaris, named after the North Star that guided slaves to freedom in the U.S., disrupts the conditions that allow human trafficking to thrive in our society. From working with government leaders to protect victims’ rights, to building partnerships with the world’s leading technology corporations, we spark long-term change that focuses communities on identifying, reporting and…

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NGO  |   Advocacy  |   Women's rights  |  
Organization logo: Mesoamerican Women Human Rights Defenders Initiative (JASS)

The Mesoamerican Women Human Rights Defenders Initiative is dedicated to strengthening and mobilizing women defenders from distinct social movements and organizations for recognition, enhanced impact and protection in a volatile context. Through an innovative approach that places gender at the heart of protection, the Initiative has been built from the bottom up by convening and…

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NGO  |   Advocacy  |   LGBT people's rights  |  
Organization Logo: ACCEPT Romania

ACCEPT is the first Romanian non-governmental organization that defends and promotes the rights of LGBT people (lesbians, gays, bisexuals,transgenders) at the national level. Their mission is to protect and promote of the rights of the LGBT persons in Romania as human rights.  

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NGO  |   Advocacy  |   Environment and human rights  |  

Rights Action knows that a better world is possible. They know this because the most impoverished communities, those working to protect their environment and victims of political violence show us that the struggle continues, and there are real solutions.

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NGO  |   Advocacy  |   Economic and social rights  |  

The Action Group for Health, Human Rights and HIV/AIDS (AGHA) is a health rights advocacy organization in Uganda dedicated to raising awareness of the human rights aspects of health, and improving the quality of health and healthcare for all Ugandans. Grounded in a rights-based approach, AGHA mobilizes health professionals, in collaboration with communities, to be…

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NGO  |   Advocacy  |   Minority rights  |  
Organization logo: Romani CRISS

Romani CRISS is a non-governmental organization established on April 4th, 1993, which defends and promotes the rights of Roma in Romania by providing legal assistance in cases of abuse and works to combat and prevent racial discrimination against Roma in all areas of public life, including the fields of education, employment, housing and health.

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