Founded by three black trans women in 2017 as Compton’s Transgender Cultural District, The Transgender District is the first legally recognized transgender district in the world. Originally named after the first documented uprising of transgender and queer people in United States history, the Compton’s Cafeteria Riots of 1966, the district encompasses 6 blocks in the southeastern Tenderloin and crosses…
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The Climate Resistance Handbook brings together a wealth of learnings from the climate justice movement. It starts with breaking social myths about how social movements win. Then dives into campaign tools and frameworks you can use. It closes with how to grow your group and use creative, impactful actions and tactics.
A report published by Hauser Global Law School Program, it contains a broad array of resources on legal research in Honduras, including historical background, structure of government, sources of law, and resource tools.
This study is divided in two sections. The first gives a historical account of the development of environmental NGOs in Argentina, during and after the transition from a military to a democratic government. The second section studies the institutional, legal and cultural constraints and opportunities environmental NGOs face when trying to influence decision-making processes.
Compiled by the entire WITNESS team and presented in chronological order, the list reflects instances where video (or film) made a difference: as evidence in a court or tribunal, galvanized mass mobilization or outrage, marked a turning point, a new use of technology for human rights, and more.