Organizations advocating for human rights

There are various human rights organizations and NGOs working daily to create awareness about human rights violations around the world. Some of these include:

  1. Amnesty International  - (www.amnesty.org)
  2. Human Rights Watch - ( http://www.hrw.org/ )
  3. International Justice Mission (http://www.ijm.org/ ; http://www.ijm.ca/ )
  4. Witness - (www.witness.org)
  5. War Child - (http://www.warchild.ca/ )
  6. The Sentinel Project - (http://thesentinelproject.org/ )
  7. Women for Women International (http://www.womenforwomen.org/)
  8. Oxfam International (www.oxfam.org)
  9. Save the Children (www.savethechildren.org)
  10. The Advocates (www.theadvocatesforhumanrights.org)
  11. The CNN Freedom Project - ( thecnnfreedomproject.blogs.cnn.com/ )