The following guides focus on each of the separate human rights protected under international law. These guides explain the scope of each right, summarize significant case law interpreting the right, and identify useful sources for further research.
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This webpage lists legal instruments and case law of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (ACHPR).
Liberty in North Korea (LiNK) is the only full-time grassroots organization in North America devoted to the North Korean human rights and humanitarian crises. LiNK provides protection and aid to North Korean refugees hiding in China and, utilizing a modern-day underground railroad through Southeast Asia, rescues refugees and helps them to reach freedom. LiNK’s mission…
The Committee’s research and publication activities focus on how the North Korean totalitarian regime abuses the rights of its citizens, its vast system of political prisons and labor camps, the regime’s denial of equal access to food and goods, and the plight of refugees fleeing to China. Their well researched and well-written studies have established…
This website contains a list of treatment guides, screening instruments, asylum information, and other resources for healthcare, social service and legal services providers in the hope that these guides will enable professionals to better assist refugee torture survivors in the U.S.
Human Rights First’s Asylum Representation Program, which recruits and trains lawyers to represent refugees on a pro bono basis, is one of the largest and most successful programs of its kind in the country.