On this page you will find links to HR-related organisations, documents, databases, etc., which we find useful. Choose from the categories below:
- Human rights portals, directories and networks
- Human rights defenders
- Independent international human rights organisations
- International governmental organisations
Directory of Human Rights Resources on the Internet - links provided by The American Association of the Advancement of Science.
Human Rights Library - contains human rights documents and materials provided by the University of Minnesota.
Project Diana - searchable human rights archive of Yale Law School.
Institute for War & Peace Reporting - independent educational charity providing news from the Balkans, Caucasus and Central Asia.
menneskerettigheter.no - a Norwegian human rights portal, with searchable database, news, links etc. from the Human Rights House Foundation.
World Movement for Democracy is a global network of democrats, including activists, practitioners, academics, policy makers, and funders, who have come together to cooperate in the promotion of democracy.
Human Rights Monitor - provides human rights news from around the world.
CIVICUS - an international alliance dedicated to strengthening citizen action and civil society throughout the world.
HELP - European Programme for Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals by the Council of Europe.
Building a Europe for and with children - a Council of Europe program for the promotion of children's rights and the protection of children from violence.
International Human Rights Funders Group - designed for grantmakers and grantseekers who have an interest in human rights. Includes a funders database.
EU Guidelines on human rights defenders (June 2004)
Front Line - the International Foundation for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders.
Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders - created by World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and the International Federation for Human RIghts (FIDH).
Compilation of International and Regional Instruments for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders - Human Rights Defenders Office (HRDO), Geneva.
International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) - a federation of 116 Human Rights organisations in nearly 100 countries.
UNHCHR - UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
OSCE - Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe