We, The Protestors exists as a space for protestors nationwide to access the tools and resources to mobilize and organize It is a hub and a source of information. This will never replace the pace and power of Twitter, the flow of Tumblr, or the grace of Instagram – social media has sustained the movement.…
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Mapping Police Violence is a research collaborative collecting comprehensive data on police killings nationwide in the United States to quantify the impact of police violence in communities.
Rights Action knows that a better world is possible. They know this because the most impoverished communities, those working to protect their environment and victims of political violence show us that the struggle continues, and there are real solutions.
Not For Sale is a campaign devoted to fighting human trafficking and modern-day slavery. They manage social impact programs on the ground; monitor, measure, and assess the depth and breadth of their impact; tell stories to connect people to the most vulnerable; and create meaningful relationship with people, communities, and companies.
SWAN is a network of Shan women active in Shan State and Thailand. It was founded on 28 March 1999. Its mission is to work on gender equality and justice for Shan women in the struggle for social and political change in Burma through community based actions, research and advocacy.
This report is a guide to states’ obligation to make rights a reality – to implement their obligations under treaties and customary international law to respect,protect and fulfil human rights in law and practice. It is also a guide to international law as it relates to violence against women. It is an analysis of the various definitions of women’s right not to suffer violence, and the definitions of criminal acts which involve violence against women. It also gives an analysis of states’ legal duty to take action to address violence against women.
HarassMap is a volunteer-based initiative with the mission of ending the social acceptability of sexual harassment and assault in Egypt. Launched in 2010, they were also the first independent initiative to work on sexual harassment and assault in Egypt. They work to achieve their mission by using an integrated approach that combines online and mobile…
This Online Directory of Urgent Responses for WHRDs is based on an initial mapping of “Urgent Responses for Women Human Rights Defenders at Risk”, produced by AWID and the WHRD International Coalition in 2011. In the Online Directory, Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition (WHRDIC) outlines the diverse responses that exist and, where available, those that are specific to WHRDs. WHRDIC hopes to provide a simple tool for WHRDs to locate the best resources available for their protection, support, and wellness.
These materials have been produced as a part of the ‘Strengthening participation of children in peace building in small island nations with high prevalence of violence, ethnic discrimination and tribal conflict’ project, which is funded through the European Union.
This flipchart aims to help community members increase awareness of the human rights of women and children exposed to exploitation and violence in and around logging camps in Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu.