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NGO  |   Legal assistance  |   Civil and political rights  |  

The Defenders of Human Rights Center (DHRC) was formed in 2001 by an initial group of five members who were also lawyers. Some of DHRC activities include the provision of pro-bono defense of those accused of political crimes or prisoners of conscience,  provision of support to the families of political prisoners and prisoners of conscience,…

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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  |   Prevention  |   Children's rights  |  

The Voluntary Force at the Service of Childhood and Health (BVES) contributes to the promotion, protection and defense of children’s fundamental rights. Its goal is the effective application of the United Nations convention and its optional protocols of 20th November 1989 relating to Children’s Rights. BVES also supports other international, regional and national bodies working…

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The Goldin Institute works to build grassroots partnerships for global change. They help communities achieve their goals in the areas of poverty alleviation, environmental sustainability, women’s leadership, and conflict resolution.  Through a combination of initiatives, the Institute promotes innovative, community-driven partnerships between various stakeholders and sectors of civil society.    

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Child Soldiers International collaborate with communities, helping them to safeguard their children from recruiters, while also building information about the problem and developing effective responses. They engage with national and international authorities to better protect children’s rights.

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The African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (ACCORD) is a civil society organization working throughout Africa to bring creative solutions to conflict. ACCORD influences political developments by bringing dialogue and institutional development as alternatives to armed violence and protracted conflict.    

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NGO  |   Legal assistance  |   Indigenous people's rights  |  

We are a civil society organization that accompanies the indigenous peoples of the Sierra Tarahumara in the exercise of their human and collective rights, the conservation and restoration of their natural and cultural assets, for the well-being of their communities. ASMAC focuses work on three programs: Human Rights of Indigenous Peoples (DHPI), Community Wellness, and…

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NGO  |   Education  |   Women's rights  |  

WJI improves the lives of indigenous Guatemalan women and girls through education, access to legal services and gender-based violence prevention. WJI program includes Legal Services, Women’s Rights Education, Adolescent Girls Program, and a Community Advocates Program.

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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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The Syrian Network for Human Rights (SNHR) is an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental, non-profit organisation who doesn’t work by any ideology. SNHR documents violations committed by the parties to the conflict against the Syrian people. SNHR aims to ensure victims rights are not exploited and perpetrators are exposed for their crimes as a first step towards…

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