Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP) is a Human Rights movement dedicated to upholding and defending the freedom and constitutional rights of all Indians. Their focus areas include minority rights, freedom of expression, criminal justice reform, and child rights.
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Founded in 1968, the Mexican American Legal Defense Fund (MALDEF) is the United States’ leading Latino legal civil rights organization. Often described as the
This factsheet provides legal and practical information for the LGBT community as on state and social equality and non-discrimination.
This paper brings information on the international, regional and Brazilian legal framework that covers the discrimination based on race in the workplace, as well as an approach on affirmative actions and Brazilian institutions.
Akina Dada wa Africa-AkiDwA (Swahili for sisterhood) is a national network of migrant women living in Ireland. The organisation was established in 2001 by a group of African women to address, isolation, racism and Gender Based Violence that the women were experiencing at the time.
The Arab Foundation for Freedoms and Equality (AFE) works to encourage and support sexuality, gender and bodily rights’ movements in the Middle East and North Africa through capacity building, knowledge production, exchange, and security and emergency response.
The Cairo Declaration on Human Rights in Islam (CDHRI) is a declaration of the member states of the Organization of the Islamic Conference adopted in Cairo, Egypt, in 1990, which provides an overview on the Islamic perspective on human rights, and affirms Islamic sharia as its sole source.
The ITUC’s primary mission is the promotion and defense of workers’ rights and interests, through international cooperation between trade unions, global campaigning and advocacy within the major global institutions. The site is in French.
This guide is a step-by-step process that allows assessment teams to take stock of the positive and negative human rights impacts of an investment project. Throughout the steps outlined within, information and additional references are provided including reference documents on human rights, examples of research techniques, relevant websites, and details on where to find specific information.