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'Human Rights' Archive

New Sanctuary Movement of Philadelphia

Posted January 17, 2018

New Sanctuary Movement of Philadelphia builds community across faith, ethnicity, and class in their work to end injustices against immigrants regardless of immigration status, express radical welcome for all, and ensure that values of dignity, justice, and hospitality are lived out in practice and upheld in policy. Through grassroots organizing led by affected immigrants, New […]

Sierra Leone Children’s Fund

Posted January 17, 2018

The fund’s primary mission is to alleviate the vicious cycle of chronic poverty in the nation of Sierra Leone through the generation of educational and economic opportunities for the native Sierra Leoneans. Our efforts are conducted with the intent to impact these communities in a significantly progressive and sustainable way. We believe that the areas […]

Women In War Zones International (WWZI)

Posted October 13, 2014

Women In War Zones International (WWZI) is a charity dedicated to telling personal stories of women in areas of conflict as well as a support for an educational initiative for victims of sexual violence in Congo. WWZI looks promote women’s human rights and health, prevent war crimes of women living in war zones.

Global Education Motivators (GEM)

Posted October 13, 2014

Global Education Motivators (GEM) is a non-governmental non-profit organization organization associated with the United Nations Department of Public Information. GEM works on introducing ideas of global awareness, human rights and responsibility at different school levels.

United Nations Association of Greater Philadelphia

Posted October 10, 2014

UNA-GP works on educating and motivating Americans to support UN causes to improve education and understanding of the UN goals and initiatives. UNA-GP looks to promote a greater commitment to internationalism, multilateral agreements, respect for international law, and more positive participation in the U.N in the US.

Foreign Policy Research Institute

Posted October 10, 2014

Mission: Founded in 1955, FPRI is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization devoted to bringing the insights of scholarship to bear on the development of policies that advance U.S. national interests. The organization aims to add perspective to events by fitting them into the larger historical and cultural context of international politics. Programs/Services Provided: Through numerous publications including […]