There is an exhaustive list of online courses and trainings that offer education about human rights. We’ve compiled a diverse list of practical, online (and free) courses for you to explore and enhance your […]
Sabrina Sanchez wrote a new post, An Action Guide on Environmental Human Rights Defenders (EHRDs) and Environmental Justice (EJ), on the site HRC Blog 1 month ago
Brazilian labour leader and environmentalist, Chico Mendes is considered one of the most influential leaders in the global environmental movement. He was assassinated in 1988 while campaigning to stop forest c […]
Sabrina Sanchez wrote a new post, This Collaborative Online Project has Become a Powerful Tool for Fighting Environmental Injustice, on the site HRC Blog 2 months ago
The Environmental Justice Atlas (EJAtlas) is an online, interactive platform centered on a visual display of thousands of socio-environmental conflicts. From deforestation and palm oil plantations in the Amazonia […]
Laura Schroeder wrote a new post, Why Women Play a Vital Yet Underrepresented Role in Peacebuilding, on the site HRC Blog 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Women’s leadership and participation during times of conflict is a crucial component of peacebuilding. When women are involved in peace processes, there is a 20 percent increase in the probability of an ag […]
There is a growing consensus about the importance of women’s reproductive health and rights, access to family planning and the understanding of menstrual hygiene management as a requisite to the full enjoyment of […]
Human Trafficking plagues cities and countries globally, with millions of women, men, and children facing this form of slavery and exploitation.
In a joint effort between the International Labour Organization […]
CIVICUS Monitor is the first ever comprehensive tool that tracks and monitors conditions for civil society. It rates 195 countries on a 5 point scale from open to closed. CIVICUS also records in real time news, […]
Since 2005, the UN’s International Anti-Corruption Convention has still remained the only universal legally binding anti-corruption instrument.
“As a unique tool for developing a comprehensive response to a glo […]
“Let this be a rallying cry for more resistance!” cheered Cristina Jimenez, co-founder and Executive Director of United We Dream, the largest immigrant-youth led organization in the nation fighting for imm […]
Since September, over 600,000 Rohingyas have been forcibly displaced under threat of genocide and sexual abuse from the Burmese regime, with most fleeing into neighboring Bangladesh. The Rohingya, a Muslim […]
In December of 2016, the Colombian Congress officially ratified a renegotiated peace agreement with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), bringing the armed conflict between the government and the […]