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The International Coalition for the Responsibility to Protect (ICRtoP) was founded on 28 January 2009 by representatives of eight regional and international non-governmental organizations (NGOs).The Coalition brings together NGOs from all regions of the world to strengthen normative consensus for RtoP, further the understanding of the norm, push for strengthened capacities to prevent and halt…

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Organization logo: Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR)

The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) is a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) based in Gaza City. The Centre is a non-profit company, dedicated to protecting human rights, promoting the rule of law and upholding democratic principles in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT).

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Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) is an independent, non-profit, and non-governmental center that works to strengthen support for human rights defenders and independent journalists in the states of the Gulf by promoting the role of the media and networking with international organisations. The centre focuses on Bahrain, Iraq, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, United…

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Organization logo: Human Rights First

Human Rights First is an independent advocacy and action organization that challenges America to live up to its ideals. We believe American leadership is essential in the struggle for human rights so we press the U.S. government and private companies to respect human rights and the rule of law. When they don?t, we step in…

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Organization logo: Iran Tribunal

An international Commission/Tribunal in order to investigate the mass genocide of Iran’s political prisoners. Iran Tribunal is aiming to hold the Iranian Islamic Regime accountable for its crimes against humanity. Iran Tribunal does not hold a legal statute, but acts as a court of the people, a Tribunal of conscience, faced with injustices and violations…

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Organization logo: Human Rights Watch (HRW)

Human Rights Watch is dedicated to protecting the human rights of people around the world. HRW stand with victims and activists to prevent discrimination, to uphold political freedom, to protect people from inhumane conduct in wartime, and to bring offenders to justice.

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Organization logo: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)

The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is mandated to lead and co-ordinate international action to protect refugees and resolve refugee problems worldwide. Its primary purpose is to safeguard the rights and well-being of refugees.

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Organization logo: International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH)

FIDH is an international network gathering 164 Human Rights leagues all around the world. Since 1922, FIDH is fighting against any sort of injustice, intolerance, racism and discrimination, campaigns and acts to protect victims of human rights’ transgressions, take prevention actions against them and prosecute their perpetrators.

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The Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor headed by Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, leads the U.S. efforts to promote democracy, protect human rights and international religious freedom, and advance labor rights globally.

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