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Collected by: Columbia University Libraries

Archived since: May, 2008

Description:

An initiative of CUL's Center for Human Rights Documentation and Research, the Human Rights Web Archive is an effort to preserve and ensure access to freely available human rights resources created mainly by non-governmental organizations, national human rights institutions, and individuals.

Subject:   Society & Culture Human rights Non-governmental organizations Human rights workers National human rights institutions Web archives

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Title: Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain

URL: http://adhrb.org/

Description: "Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain (ADHRB) fosters awareness of and support for democracy and human rights in Bahrain by engaging with key actors within the US government to advocate for stronger US policies that support human rights for the Bahraini people."

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Videos: 14 Videos Captured

Subject:   Democracy ,  Human rights

Title: Committees for the Defense of Democracy Freedoms and Human Rights in Syria

URL: http://cdf-sy.org/

Description: "CDF is dedicated to establishing human rights education in Syria and monitoring and preventing human rights violations.

Captured 3 times between May 15, 2012 and Dec 02, 2012

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Fundar, Centro de Análisis e Investigación

URL: http://fundar.org.mx/

Description: Mexico-focused organization based in Mexico City. In Spanish.

Captured 4 times between Mar 26, 2012 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 435 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Transparency in government Freedom of information

Title: Kefayah

URL: http://harakamasria.org/

Description: Egypt-focused political party based in Egypt. This is the official website of the Egyptian reform part, Kifaya. In Arabic.

Captured 11 times between Jan 29, 2011 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 143 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: International Committee for Democracy in Cuba

URL: http://icdcprague.org/

Description: Cuba-focused committee based in Prague, Czech Republic. The ICDC was founded in September 2003 in support of the political opposition in Cuba. Site contains news reports and documents.

Captured 3 times between Jun 06, 2009 and Jun 02, 2010

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Prava li︠u︡dyny v Ukraïni

URL: http://khpg.org/

Description: Ukraine-focused group based in Ukraine. KHPG provides assistance to those whose rights have been infringed upon, promotes legal awareness and provides analysis of the human rights situation in Ukraine. Includes articles and reports.

Captured 13 times between Jun 08, 2009 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 1604 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights Civil rights,  Democracy

Title: Students for a Free Tibet

URL: http://studentsforafreetibet.org/

Description: Tibet-focused human rights organization based in New York that works in solidarity with the Tibetan people in their struggle for freedom and independence. Old site; see https://www.studentsforafreetibet.org for new site.

Captured 17 times between Jun 13, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 352 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: African Centre for Democracy and Human Rights Studies

URL: http://www.acdhrs.org/

Description: Africa-focused human rights organization based in The Gambia that works toward "the promotion of human rights and democracy through training, action-oriented research, legal service, publications, documentation and networking."

Captured 10 times between Aug 13, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Amman Center for Human Rights Studies

URL: http://www.achrs.org/

Description: Arab-countries-focused human rights advocacy and research center based in Jordan. ACHRS "is an independent, regional, scientific, advocacy center for studies, research and training on issues of human rights and democracy. In pursuit of contributing to the dissemination of a culture of human rights, our work and activities aim at strengthening civil society in Jordan and in the Arab World, and at inducing a change to the general level of awareness and sensibility towards human rights and democracy." Contains news and publications. In Arabic and English.

Captured 11 times between Jun 29, 2010 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 411 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Human rights advocacy

Title: Associação Justiça, Paz e Democracia Justice, Peace and Democracy Association

URL: http://www.ajpdangola.org/

Description: "The Justice, Peace and Democracy Association (Associaô̇ Justiȧ, Paz e Democracia - AJPD) is an Angolan organization, with a nation-wide focus, created in accordance with Angolan law, on May 21, 2000, in Luanda. AJPD's main objective is to contribute to the active, conscious and responsible participation of Angolan citizens in the process of consolidation of a democratic state, the rule of law, peace, development and respect for human rights in our country. AJPD's work also focuses on researching, documenting and denouncing violations of human rights in Angola." In English and Portuguese.

Captured 2 times between Dec 02, 2011 and Mar 02, 2012

Subject:   Democracy ,  Rule of law Human rights Peace-building AIDS (Disease)

Title: Burma Campaign UK

URL: http://www.burmacampaign.org.uk/

Description: Burma-focused human rights organization based in London that campaigns for human rights and democracy in Burma, providing analysis to the media and government and lobbying to improve government and commercial policy on Burma. Contains news, reports and videos.

Captured 14 times between May 15, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 147 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Comisión Andina de Juristas

URL: http://www.cajpe.org.pe/

Description: South America-focused human rights organization based in Peru that works in support of human rights and democracy in the Andean region. Contains reports.

Captured 7 times between Aug 13, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 1170 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Human rights advocacy

Title: Ghana Center for Democratic Development

URL: http://www.cddghana.org/

Description: Africa-focused think tank based in Accra, Ghana. "The Center’s mission is to promote democracy, good governance and the development of liberal economic environment in Ghana in particular and Africa in general." Contains reports.

Captured 14 times between Aug 13, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 16 Videos Captured

Subject:   Democracy

Title: Center for Democracy & Human Rights in Saudi Arabia

URL: http://www.cdhr.info/

Description: The Center for Democracy \& Human Rights in Saudi Arabia (CDHR) was established to accentuate the importance of democratizing Saudi Arabia through a peaceful transformation of its existing political, religious, educational, economic and social institutions.

Captured 12 times between Jun 02, 2010 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 4 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Human rights advocacy Islam and politics

Title: Centre for Democratic Development, Research and Training (CEDDERT)

URL: http://www.ceddert.com/

Description: Africa-focused civil society organization based in Nigeria that aims to "conduct, promote, and advance, scientific research and training for the purpose of providing immediate and long-term solutions to the problems of the democratic, community, and national development of the people of Nigeria, the rest of Africa and the African diaspora." Contains reports. In English with some content in other languages.

Captured 5 times between Feb 16, 2009 and Dec 02, 2010

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: CELS, Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales

URL: http://www.cels.org.ar/

Description: Argentina-focused human rights organization based in Buenos Aires dedicated to "the promotion and protection of human rights and to strengthen the democratic system in Argentina." Includes reports.

Captured 11 times between Jun 18, 2010 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 50 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights Civil rights,  Democracy ,  Impunity Human rights advocacy

Title: Canadian Friends of Burma

URL: http://www.cfob.org/

Description: Burma-focused pro-democracy organization based in Canada.

Captured 11 times between Jun 18, 2010 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 53 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Human rights advocacy

Title: Electoral Institute of Southern Africa

URL: http://www.content.eisa.org.za/

Description: "EISA strives for excellence in the promotion of credible elections, citizen participation, and the strengthening of political institutions for sustainable democracy in Africa."

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Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Comité pour le respect des libertés et des droits de l'homme en Tunisie

URL: http://www.crldht.info/

Description: Site active 2010-present. Old URL: www.crldht.org. Tunisia-focused human rights organization based in Paris, France. The Comité pour le respect des libertés et des droits de l'homme en Tunisie (CRLDHT) was established in 1996 to raise awareness of the oppressive conditions in Tunisia and to advocate for change. In French.

Captured 2 times between Feb 21, 2011 and Jun 02, 2011

Videos: 1 Videos Captured

Subject:   Democracy ,  Torture Human rights advocacy

Title: Comité pour le respect des libertés et des droits de l'homme en Tunisie

URL: http://www.crldht.org/

Description: Site active 1996-2010. New URL: http://www.crldht.info. Tunisia-focused human rights organization based in Paris, France. The Comité pour le respect des libertés et des droits de l'homme en Tunisie (CRLDHT) was established in 1996 to raise awareness of the oppressive conditions in Tunisia and to advocate for change.

Captured 3 times between Aug 19, 2010 and Dec 02, 2010

Subject:   Democracy ,  Torture Human rights advocacy

Title: Center for Social Development

URL: http://www.csdcambodia.org/

Description: Cambodia-focused human rights and civil rights organization based in Phnom Penh. Includes reports.

Captured 11 times between Jun 02, 2010 and Dec 02, 2012

Subject:   Civil rights,  Democracy

Title: Democracywatch

URL: http://www.dwatch-bd.org/

Description: Bangladesh-focused civil society organization based in Dhaka that promotes democracy and good governance.

Captured 2 times between Sep 02, 2012 and Dec 02, 2012

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Electoral Institute of Southern Africa

URL: http://www.eisa.org.za/

Description: Southern Africa-focused human rights organization based in Johannesburg, South Africa, which works toward "the promotion of credible elections, participatory democracy, human rights culture, and the strengthening of governance institutions." Contains reports.

Captured 13 times between May 22, 2009 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 10 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network

URL: http://www.euromedrights.org/

Description: "The mission of the EMHRN is to promote and strengthen human rights and democratic reform within its regional mandate through civil society networking and cooperation. Rooted in civil society, the Network seeks to develop and strengthen partnerships between NGOs in the EuroMed region, disseminate human rights values, advocate for these and increase capacities in this regard."

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Videos: 20 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Civil society

Title: Foundation For Human Rights Initiative

URL: http://www.fhri.or.ug/

Description: Uganda-focused human rights organization based in Kampala that is committed to the protection and promotion of human rights and democracy. Contains reports.

Captured 13 times between Aug 13, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: FOHRID Human Rights and Democratic Forum

URL: http://www.fohrid.org.np/

Description: Nepal-focused organization based in Kathmandu. Includes reports. In English.

Captured 8 times between Jan 24, 2011 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 2 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Glasnost Defence Foundation

URL: http://www.gdf.ru/

Description: Russia-focused human rights organization based in Russia that supports journalism and freedom of expression generally.

Captured 7 times between Aug 13, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 4 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Institute for Democracy in South Africa

URL: http://www.idasa.org.za/

Description: Africa-focused public interest organization based in South Africa that is "committed to promoting sustainable democracy based on active citizenship, democratic institutions, and social justice." Contains reports.

Captured 10 times between Aug 13, 2008 and Dec 02, 2011

Videos: 61 Videos Captured

Subject:   Democracy ,  Civil society

Title: IDASA

URL: http://www.idasa.org/

Description: Africa-focused organization basedin Pretoria, South Africa. In English. New site. See www.idasa.org.za for older site.

Captured 4 times between Mar 02, 2012 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 123 Videos Captured

Subject:   Democracy ,  Civil society

Title: Institute for Justice and Reconciliation

URL: http://www.ijr.org.za/

Description: The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) was established to promote reconciliation, transitional justice and democratic nation-building in Africa by means of research, analysis and selective intervention."

Captured 11 times between Jun 18, 2010 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 42 Videos Captured

Subject:   Democracy ,  Conflict management Peace-building Nation-building Transitional justice Reconciliation

Title: Iraq Foundation

URL: http://www.iraqfoundation.org/

Description: Iraq-focused non-profit organization based in Iraq and the United States. "The Foundation was established by Iraqis in 1991 as an independent, non-partisan, non-sectarian and non-ethnic organization. [Their] mission is to promote democracy, human rights and civil society in Iraq."

Captured 9 times between Dec 21, 2010 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 390 Videos Captured

Subject:   Democracy ,  Human rights advocacy Civil society

Title: Kenya Human Rights Commission

URL: http://www.khrc.or.ke/

Description: Kenya-focused human rights organization based in Nairobi that "is working towards a Kenya that respects, protects and promotes all human rights and democratic values." Contains reports and photo galleries.

Captured 14 times between Aug 13, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 319 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Jamʻīyah al-Miṣrīyah lil-Nuhūd bi-al-Mushārakah al-Mujtamaʼīyah

URL: http://www.mosharka.org/

Description: Egypt-focused non-governmental organization based in Egypt. The Egyptian Association for Community Participation Enhancement includes programs on democracy development, human rights education, and gender equality. In Arabic and English.

Captured 10 times between Jan 29, 2011 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 43 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Sex discrimination

Title: Network for North Korean Democracy and Human Rights

URL: http://www.nknet.org/

Description: Seoul-based organization focused on North Korea. "The Network for North Korean Democracy and Human Rights, NKnet, a Seoul-based nonprofit organization, was formed by a group of citizens who wish to alleviate the suffering of the people of North Korea and to realize universal values by promoting human rights and democracy in North Korea."

Captured 11 times between Jun 29, 2010 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 55 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Human rights advocacy

Title: Network Movement for Justice and Development

URL: http://www.nmjd.org/

Description: Sierra Leone-focused civil society organization based in Freetown "that engages in advocacy and strengthens/enhances the capacity of civil society organizations to effectively engage women, men, children, communities, government and other actors for the transformation of society." Contains reports.

Captured 13 times between Sep 08, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Subject:   Civil rights,  Democracy ,  Sustainable development Civil society

Title: Open Society Foundations

URL: http://www.opensocietyfoundations.org/

Description: "The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant societies whose governments are accountable and open to the participation of all people. We seek to strengthen the rule of law; respect for human rights, minorities, and a diversity of opinions; democratically elected governments; and a civil society that helps keep government power in check."

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Subject:   Civil society Transparency in government,  Democracy ,  Human rights Rule of law

Title: Réseau des journalistes pour les droits de l’homme

URL: http://www.rjdh-niger.org/

Description: Niger-focused human rights organization based in Niger that works for the establishment of a just and democratic society. Contains reports.

Captured 7 times between Sep 05, 2008 and Sep 02, 2011

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Social justice

Title: South African Human Rights Commission

URL: http://www.sahrc.org.za/

Description: South Africa's national human rights institution. The SAHRC was established to entrench constitutional democracy through the promotion and protection of human rights.

Captured 12 times between May 10, 2010 and Dec 02, 2012

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Human rights advocacy National human rights institutions

Title: Campaign for Good Governance

URL: http://www.slcgg.org/

Description: Sierra Leone-focused civil society organization based in Freetown that works "to increase citizen participation in governance through advocacy, capacity building and civic education in order to build a more informed civil populace and a democratic state." Contains reports.

Captured 13 times between May 15, 2009 and Dec 02, 2012

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Sokwanele

URL: http://www.sokwanele.com/

Description: Zimbabwe-focused website maintained by the Zimbabwe Civic Action Support Group. Contains news and photo galleries.

Captured 13 times between Sep 05, 2008 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 639 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy

Title: Other Russia

URL: http://www.theotherrussia.org/

Description: Russia-focused coalition based in Russia. "Dedicated to presenting information from and about the political situation in Russia. The emphasis is on news that is suppressed or distorted by media sources in Russia, which are controlled directly or indirectly by the Kremlin." Includes articles.

Captured 13 times between Jun 12, 2009 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 590 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Government and the press

Title: Think Centre

URL: http://www.thinkcentre.org/

Description: Asian and Singapore-focused organization based in Singapore. The organization "aims to critically examine issues related to political development, democracy, rule of law, human rights and civil society." Includes articles and reports.

Captured 13 times between Jun 19, 2009 and Dec 02, 2012

Videos: 112 Videos Captured

Subject:   Human rights Civil rights,  Democracy ,  Civil society

Title: Transition Monitoring Group, Nigeria

URL: http://www.tmgnigeria.org/

Description: Nigeria-focused election monitoring organization based in Abuja. "The mission of the group is to promote the development and practice of democratic values and to monitor democratic institutions and the electoral process." Contains reports.

Captured 5 times between Sep 05, 2008 and Dec 02, 2010

Subject:   Human rights Elections,  Democracy ,  Election monitoring

Title: United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq

URL: http://www.uniraq.org/default.asp

Description: Iraq-focused arm of the United Nations based in Iraq that carries out the mandate of Security Council Resolution 1500. Contains reports and photo galleries. In English and Arabic.

Captured 2 times between May 15, 2008 and Jun 02, 2008

Subject:   Human rights,  Democracy ,  Reconstruction United Nations Iraq War, 2003-

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