Amnesty International USA - Dedicated to freeing
prisoners of conscience, gaining fair trials for political
prisoners, ending torture, political killings and "disappearances,"
and abolishing the death penalty throughout the world.
Freedom Network - Increases awareness of human rights
issues on the Internet, makes technical information more readily
available to activists, and provides an online voice to those not
free to express themselves.
Rights Watch - Dedicated to protecting the human rights
of people around the world. Includes plenty of selected resources.
International League for Human
Rights - "The League's special mission for 65 years has been defending individual human rights advocateswho have risked their lives to promote the ideals of a just and civil society in their homelands."
Human Rights - "PHR was founded in 1986 on the idea that health professionals, with their specialized skills, ethical duties, and credible voices, are uniquely positioned to investigate the health consequences of human rights violations and work to stop them."
- Helps children get the care and stimulation they need in the early
years of life and encourages families to educate girls as well as
boys. It strives to reduce childhood death and illness and to
protect children in the midst of war and natural disaster.