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Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs)

Human Rights Search

HuriDocs: Human Rights Research Databases. Collection of human rights databases and online platforms that Huridocs "has supported in one way or another over the years." Includes international, regional and national systems.  

What Convention? This search engine will help you find your issue or human right in the Human Rights conventions, treaties, etc, where it is located.

Key Reports

Amnesty International Annual Report. In addition to the annual report, AI produces country and topic specific reports. The AI USA office also offers access to additional reports.

Human Rights Watch World Report. Annual review of human rights practices and trends in nearly 100 countries.

Human Rights Organizations

Amnesty International. Contains new document summaries, publications (including the annual country reports) and links.Their current annual report is available online, older editions are available in the Main (Gardner) Stacks.

The Advocates for Human Rights. In-depth coverage on human rights issues in the US from a legal perspective.

American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) US Human Rights Page.  Works to hold the U.S. government accountable to universal human rights principles in addition to rights guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution.

Black Lives Matter. International human rights movement which campaigns against violence and systemic racism towards black people.

Human Rights Watch. One of the most important human rights NGOs worldwide.  Browse of search human rights related publications by country and/or topic. See also Human Rights Watch US.

Human Trafficking Search. Search engine focusing on human trafficking, including human trafficking, child labor, bonded labor and sex slavery.   The site can be searched or browsed and much of the content is full text.

OneWorld Online. OneWorld is "dedicated to promoting human rights and sustainable development by harnessing the democratic potential of the Internet." 

Partners for Dignity and Rights. News  and info about economic and social rights in the US.

Report on the United States Human Rights Record. Account of United States Human Rights Record according to the Information Office of the People's Republic of China.

US Human Rights Network. Latest info on US Human Rights Issues. The "Resources" Link gives updates on current US issues.

Human Rights Publications