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Established in 1987, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death. AFSP is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide.  AFSP creates…

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National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network (NQTTCN) is a healing justice organization committed to transforming mental health for queer and trans people of color (QTPoC). We work at the intersection of movements for social justice and the field of mental health to integrate healing justice into both of these spaces. Our overall goal…

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Reading time: 2 minutes The work performed by Human Rights Defenders (HRD’s) is formidable. Distress and confrontation are part of human rights work and take its toll on HRD’s mental health. Yet, activists are often expected to be psychologically well-balanced and available around the clock. The International Civil Society Centre is breaking the stigma around talking about HRDs’ psychological…

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Organization logo: Centro de investigación y Promoción para America Central de Derechos Humanos (CIPAC)

CIPAC es una organización no gubernamental, con perspectiva de género humanista cuyo fin es eliminar las inequidades sociales vinculadas con las orientaciones sexuales y las identidades de género, por medio de la inclusión de la juventud, la investigación, la auditoría social, educación popular y la promoción de los derechos humanos y la salud integral.

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Organization logo: Asociación Civil por la Igualdad y la Justicia (ACIJ)

La Asociación Civil por la Igualdad y la Justicia (ACIJ) es una organización apartidaria, sin fines de lucro dedicada a la defensa de los derechos de los grupos más desfavorecidos de la sociedad y el fortalecimiento de la democracia en Argentina. Tiene por objetivos defender la efectiva vigencia de la Constitución Nacional y los principios…

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As the largest privately funded agency in the Americas offering free help to homeless kids, Covenant House provides 24/7 crisis care and on-going support for kids and teenagers in need of a safe place to go.

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Tamaz Ezer from the Open Society Foundation’s Public Health Program discusses four key lessons obtained in collaborating with medical and law schools to develop 25 courses on human rights and patient care in nine countries: Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Moldova, Russia, Serbia, and Ukraine and courses with a specific focus on human rights and access to medicines in another three countries: Kenya, South Africa, and Uganda.

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