Sabrina Sanchez wrote a new post, Sudan junta shuts down Internet to cover-up horrific human rights violations, on the site HRC Blog 1 week, 5 days ago
Guest blog post by Uzaz Elshami, Sudanese-American human rights researcher & advocate.
Updated on July 6th: This weekend, opposition groups and Sudan’s military reached an agreement that should be f […]
We are delighted to announce the launch of the new HRC website! Our new look features a user-friendly and intuitive interface so you could find the best human rights and civil resistance tools, faster and […]
Grace Achara was abducted at 14. She was forced to serve in the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) and married off to an abusive older man. Although Grace and her four children escaped, they still face severe h […]
Sabrina Sanchez wrote a new post, A Twitter recap from #InternationalHumanRightsDay2018, on the site HRC Blog 7 months, 1 week ago
Yesterday was International Human Rights Day. Organizations, advocates, human rights defenders, politicians, scholars, and young students took to social media to declare their dedication and commitment to […]
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 year 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]