TOPIC: HUMAN RIGHTS (27)

Unicef

http://www.unicef.org

UNICEF is the driving force that helps build a world where the rights of every child are realized. We have the global authority to influence decision-makers, and the variety of partners at grassroots level to turn the most innovative ideas into reality.  That makes us unique among world organizations, and unique among those working with the young.

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UNICEF, World, Children, Global

Amnesty International

http://www.amnesty.org

Our vision is for every person to enjoy all the rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards.

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Amnesty International, Human Rights

Proud2Be Project (P2B)

http://www.proud2beproject.org

The Proud2Be Project is a global community interest company, founded in June 2011 by gay twin brothers Mat and Jon Price.
P2B's mission is to encourage and support all lesbian, gay, bisexual & trans (LGBT) people to be proud of who they are. To be part of a social and cultural change that makes it safe for all LGBT people to be proud, and to educate and support the family, friends, co-workers and educators of all LGBT people.

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Proud2Be Project, P2B, Gay, LGBT, Mat And Jon Price, Support, Rights

Synergos

http://www.synergos.org

We inspire, lead, and support sustainable and systems-changing collaboration to address poverty, equity, and social justice. Bringing together civil society leaders, social innovators, philanthropists, foundations, corporations, government agencies, and global institutions with poor and marginalized communities, we help these diverse actors work together to create sustainable systems change.

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Synergos, Poverty, Social Justice

UNAFF

http://www.unaff.org/2012/index.html

UNAFF (United Nations Association Film Festival) celebrates the power of films dealing with human rights, environmental themes, women’s issues, protection of refugees, homelessness, racism, children, disease control, universal education, war and peace.

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United Nations, Film, UNAFF, Films, Documentaries, Human Rights

Funders for LGBTQ Issues

http://www.lgbtfunders.org

Working side-by-side with funders and our movement’s organizations through three decades, Funders for LGBTQ Issues remains the sole organization dedicated exclusively to increasing institutional giving to LGBTQ communities.

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LGBTQ, Gay, Funders

Anti-Defamation League (ADL)

http://www.adl.org

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) fights anti-Semitism and all forms of bigotry in the U.S. and abroad through information, education, legislation, and advocacy. ADL serves as a resource for government, media, law enforcement, educators and the public.

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Anti-Defamation League, ADL, Bigotry, Discrimation, Anti-Semitism, Advocacy

Ms. Foundation for Women

http://forwomen.org

The Ms. Foundation for Women has led the charge for women's rights for almost 40 years. We were at the frontlines in 1973 and continue to fight for equity and justice today. The Ms. Foundation for Women builds women's collective power to realize a nation of justice for all.

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Ms. Foundation For Women, Rights, Justice, Equality

Voice of Witness

http://www.voiceofwitness.org

Voice of Witness is a 501(c)(3) registered non-profit book series that empowers those most closely affected by contemporary social injustice. Using oral history as a foundation, the series depicts human rights crises around the world through the stories of the men and women who experience them.

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Voice Of Witness, Action, Human Rights, Social Injustice

Global Exchange

http://www.globalexchange.org

Global Exchange is an international human rights organization dedicated to promoting social, economic and environmental justice around the world.

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Global Exchange, Human Rights, Justice

OutRight Action International

https://www.outrightinternational.org

OutRight Action International is a leading international organization dedicated to human rights advocacy on behalf of people who experience discrimination or abuse on the basis of their actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

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Integrity, Equality, Diversity, Respect

Project 10

http://p10.qc.ca

Project 10 works to promote the personal, social, sexual and mental well being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirit, intersexed and questioning youth and adults 14-25.

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Project 10, Advocacy, LGBT, Youth

Earthjustice

http://earthjustice.org

Earthjustice is a non-profit environmental law firm that protects our natural world and defends the right of all people to a healthy environment. We’ve represented more than a thousand client groups in court – from large national organizations like the Sierra Club and the American Lung Association to small community groups. We do it for free and we win. Earthjustice – because the earth needs a good lawyer.

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Earthjustice, Law, Lawyer

Association Against Women Export (AAWE)

http://www.aawe.net

AAWE is deeply committed to taking appropriate measures to eliminate all forms of trafficking in humans, the exploitation of women generally, and Edo women and children in particular. Bearing in mind the great contribution of women to the welfare of the family and to the development of society in general, our overall objective is to assist in empowering and uplifting women through Self-awareness Education and Advocacy.

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AAWE, Human Trafficking, Women, Edo, Empowerment

Vanishing Cultures Project (VCP)

http://www.vcproject.org

The Vanishing Cultures Project partners with indigenous groups worldwide to safeguard cultural values and practices, collaborating to document lifestyles and traditions, compile an open digital archive, educate the public about global diversity, and fund indigenous cultural initiatives.

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Vanishing Cultures Project, VCP, Indigenous, People, Language, Tradition, Customs, History, Culture, Media, Books, Advocate, Advocacy, Land Rights, Preserve, Preservation, Taylor Weidman, Nina Wegner