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Organization logo: Index on Censorship

Index on Censorship is an international organization that promotes and defends the right to freedom of expression. Index uses a unique combination of journalism, campaigning and advocacy to defend freedom of expression for those facing censorship and repression, including journalists, writers, social media users, bloggers, artists, politicians, scientists, academics, activists and citizens.

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NGO  |   Capacity building  |   Digital activism  |  

The Association for Progressive Communications (APC)’s mission is to empower and support organizations, social movements and individuals in and through the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs) to build strategic communities and initiatives for the purpose of making meaningful contributions to equitable human development, social justice, participatory political processes and environmental sustainability.

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The Iran Human Rights Documentation Center is an independent non-profit organization that was founded in 2004 by human rights scholars and lawyers. The mission of the Center is to: establish a comprehensive and objective historical record of the human rights situation in Iran, and on the basis of this record, establish responsibility for patterns of…

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Organization logo: The Committee for Human Rights in North Korea (HRNK)

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…

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NGO  |   Legal assistance  |   Rule of law  |  

EARLA provides legal technical assistance to the legal reform community in Egypt. This community encompasses lawyers, judges, scholars, practitioners, civil society actors, and non-profit organizations invested in promoting the rule of law in Egypt. EARLA works to improve government transparency and accountability, as well as protect media and citizen access to information through the reform…

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NGO  |   Legal assistance  |   Digital activism  |  
Organization logo: Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)

The Electronic Frontier Foundation is the leading nonprofit organization defending civil liberties in the digital world. Founded in 1990, EFF champions user privacy, free expression, and innovation through impact litigation, policy analysis, grassroots activism, and technology development. They work to ensure that rights and freedoms are enhanced and protected as our use of technology grows.

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NGO  |   Reporting/monitoring  |   Digital activism  |  
Organization logo: Ushahidi

Ushahidi is a non-profit tech company that specializes in developing free and open source software for information collection, visualization and interactive mapping. Ushahidi builds tools for democratizing information, increasing transparency and lowering the barriers for individuals to share their stories.

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NGO  |   Reporting/monitoring  |   Women's rights  |  
Organization logo: Women News Network (WNN)

Women News Network (WNN) has dedicated itself to bringing global attention to the needs and empowerment of women through online news journalism. Women News Network is a not-for-profit news network bringing in-depth news stories to over 500 UN agencies and NGO affiliates, international offices of legislation, worldwide universities and Schools of Law, as well the…

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NGO  |   Capacity building  |   Human rights defenders  |  
Organization logo: Front Line Defenders

Front Line Defenders is the International Foundation for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders. They work to provide fast and effective action to help protect human rights defenders at risk so they can continue their work as key agents of social change.

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