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1. Human Rights Watch

Human Rights WatchAbout Blog Human Rights Watch have researchers investigate human rights crises in some 90 countries around the world. Their work has led to significant change. They address the underlying causes of human rights abuse, they help to bring change at the highest levels of society, by compelling government and international institutions to take action.
Frequency about 28 posts per week.
Blog hrw.org
Facebook fans 2,644,476. Twitter followers 4,062,046.

2. United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees | The UN Refugee Agency

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees | The UN Refugee AgencyAbout Blog UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is a global organisation dedicated to saving lives, protecting rights and building a better future for refugees, forcibly displaced communities and stateless people. They work to ensure that everybody has the right to seek asylum and find safe refuge, having fled violence, persecution, war or disaster at home.
Frequency about 14 posts per week.
Also in Refugee Blogs
Blog unhcr.org
Facebook fans 3,400,129. Twitter followers 2,321,605.

3. UN Human Rights | Youtube

UN Human Rights | YoutubeGeneva, Switzerland About Blog The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) represents the world's commitment to universal ideals of human dignity. We have a unique mandate from the international community to promote and protect all human rights.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Blog youtube.com/user/UNOHCHR
Facebook fans 2,056,355. Twitter followers 2,426,996.

4. Human Rights Campaign

Human Rights CampaignWashington, DC About Blog HRC envisions an America where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer people are ensured equality at home, at work and in every community. By inspiring and engaging all Americans, HRC strives to end discrimination against LGBTQ citizens and realize a nation that achieves fundamental fairness and equality for all.
Frequency about 3 posts per week.
Since Oct 2006
Also in LGBT Youtube Channels
Blog youtube.com/user/hrcmedia
Facebook fans 2,667,759. Twitter followers 822,478.

5. Freedom House

Freedom HouseWashington, DC About Blog Freedom House is an independent watchdog organization dedicated to the expansion of freedom around the world. Freedom House acts as a catalyst for freedom through a combination of analysis, advocacy, and action. They also empower frontline human rights defenders and civic activists to uphold fundamental rights and to advance democratic change.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Blog freedomhouse.org/blog
Facebook fans 120,486. Twitter followers 568.

6. Amnesty International | Human Rights Now

Amnesty International | Human Rights NowNew York | Washington, D.C. About Blog Amnesty International is a global movement of people fighting injustice and promoting human rights. They work to protect people wherever justice, freedom, truth and dignity are denied. Currently the world's largest grassroots human rights organization, they investigate and expose abuses, educate and mobilize the public, and help transform societies to create a safer, more just world.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog blog.amnestyusa.org
Facebook fans 881,406. Twitter followers 2,401.

7. Reddit - Human Rights

Reddit - Human RightsSan Francisco, CA About Blog A subreddit for discussing about human rights issues around the globe.
Frequency about 34 posts per week.
Blog reddit.com/r/humanrights
Facebook fans 1,085,436. Twitter followers 469,313.

8. The Guardian | Human rights

The Guardian | Human rightsLondon About Blog Follow us to keep up with Latest news and articles on Human Rights from The Gaurdian, world's leading liberal voice.
Frequency about 7 posts per week.
Also in UK Human Rights Blogs
Blog theguardian.com/law/human-ri..
Facebook fans 8,180,773. Twitter followers 7,929,769.

9. Google News - Human Rights

Google News - Human RightsMountain View, CA About Blog Comprehensive up-to-date coverage for human rights news, aggregated from news sources all over the world by Google News.
Frequency about 56 posts per week.
Blog news.google.com/news/section..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 212,854.

10. Human Rights First | Youtube

Human Rights First | YoutubeWashington, DC / NYC / Houston About Blog Human Rights First is an independent advocacy and action organization that challenges America to live up to its ideals. They believe American leadership is essential in the struggle for human rights so we press the U.S. government and private companies to respect human rights and the rule of law.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Blog youtube.com/user/HumanRights..
Facebook fans 135,145. Twitter followers 61,867.

11. NYU Stern Center for Business and Human Rights

NYU Stern Center for Business and Human RightsNew York, NY About Blog The Center offers classes, conducts research, and carries out projects on current business and human rights challenges. Their mission is to challenge and empower business leaders to make practical progress on Human Rights. They aim to equip business leaders with essential knowledge about human rights through our course offerings at Stern, research, and our textbook.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Blog bhr.stern.nyu.edu/blog
Facebook fans 722. Twitter followers 2,410.

12. LSE Human Rights

LSE Human RightsLondon, UK About Blog The LSE human rights blog is a student-led project based in the Centre for the Study of Human Rights. It is a place for open discussion of ideas, events, and critical views on the topic of human rights whatever the term means to you.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog blogs.lse.ac.uk/humanrights
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 16,360.

13. National Coalition Against Censorship

National Coalition Against CensorshipNew York, NY About Blog NCAC is a national non-profit committed to protecting and defending First Amendment and free expression rights. NCAC is dedicated to protecting rights and principles guaranteed by the First Amendment. They report on incidents of censorship and provide support and resources to people facing challenges to freedom of inquiry and expression.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog ncac.org/category/blog
Facebook fans 7,433. Twitter followers 5,755.

14. Human Rights at Home Blog

Human Rights at Home BlogAbout Blog Follow this blog where various law professionals share their thoughts an insights on Human Rights at Home.
Frequency about 4 posts per week.
Since Feb 2014
Blog lawprofessors.typepad.com/hu..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

15. Enough blogs

Enough blogsWashington, DC About Blog The Enough Project seeks to build leverage for peace and justice in Africa by helping to create real consequences for the perpetrators and facilitators of genocide and other mass atrocities. Enough aims to counter rights-abusing armed groups and violent regimes that are fueled by grand corruption, crime and terror, and the pillaging and trafficking of minerals and other natural resources.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog enoughproject.org/blog
Facebook fans 110,837. Twitter followers 32,405.

16. RightsInfo | Supporting Human Rights in the UK

RightsInfo | Supporting Human Rights in the UKUnited Kingdom About Blog RightsInfo is the UK's most exciting digital human rights project. We build support for human rights in the UK by producing engaging, accessible and beautifully presented online human rights content. In just a year and a half, we have built a new digital media space for human rights, featuring award-winning infographics, video, animation and news content.
Frequency about 9 posts per week.
Blog rightsinfo.org/blog
Facebook fans 70,520. Twitter followers 28,809.

17. American Jewish World Service

American Jewish World Service About Blog American Jewish World Service is the first and only Jewish organization dedicated solely to ending poverty and promoting human rights in the developing world. Inspired by the Jewish commitment to justice, AJWS works to realize human rights and end poverty in the developing world. Today, AJWS is one of the top human rights funders in the world.
Frequency about 2 posts per week.
Also in Jewish Blogs
Blog ajws.org/blog
Facebook fans 43,344. Twitter followers 14,871.

18. CNU Reiff Center

CNU Reiff CenterNewport News, VA About Blog The Reiff Center seeks to raise awareness of the horrors of genocide, human rights violations, and conflict and to study ways in which to overcome these scourges by examining the international and national application of human rights, conflict resolution, and peace studies.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog reiffcenterblog.cnu.edu/all
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 330.

19. The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR)

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR)Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada About Blog The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is the first museum solely dedicated to the evolution, celebration and future of human rights. Their aim is to build not only a national hub for human rights learning and discovery, but a new era of global human rights leadership. The Canadian Museum for Human Rights is the first national museum to be built in nearly half a century, and the first outside
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog humanrights.ca/act/blog
Facebook fans 29,858. Twitter followers 10,448.

20. Health and Human Rights Journal

Health and Human Rights JournalBoston, MA About Blog Health and Human Rights is an international journal dedicated to advancing health as an issue of fundamental human rights and social justice. Health and Human Rights is an online, open-access publication. Health and Human Rights provides an inclusive forum for action-oriented dialogue among human rights practitioners.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Blog hhrjournal.org/category/blog
Facebook fans 3,473. Twitter followers 5,388.

21. United Nations Foundation

United Nations FoundationWashington, DC About Blog The United Nations is the one international organi­zation with the reach and vision capable of solving global problems.The UN Foundation, a public charity, was created in 1998 with entrepreneur and philanthropist Ted Turner's historic $1 billion gift to support UN causes. Through their campaigns and partnerships, they connect people, ideas, and resources to help the UN solve global problems.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog unfoundationblog.org
Facebook fans 544,804. Twitter followers 581,862.

22. Civil Rights Defenders

Civil Rights DefendersStockholm About Blog Civil Rights Defenders is an independent expert organisation founded in Stockholm in 1982 with the aim of defending human rights, in particular people's civil and political rights. They also support and empower human rights defenders at risk on four continents. Their vision is a peaceful and secure world with freedom and justice for all.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Blog civilrightsdefenders.org/cat..
Facebook fans 52,548. Twitter followers 7,339.

23. Council Of Europe | Human Rights Europe

Council Of Europe | Human Rights EuropeAbout Blog The Council of Europe promotes human rights and democracy. Founded 1949, the organisation now covers virtually the entire European continent. The Council of Europe seeks to develop throughout Europe common and democratic principles based on the European Convention on Human Rights and other reference texts on the protection of individuals.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Blog humanrightseurope.org
Facebook fans 214,661. Twitter followers 135.

24. FORUM-ASIA

FORUM-ASIABangkok/Genev/Jakart/Kathmandu About Blog The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) works to promote and protect human rights, including the right to development, through collaboration and cooperation among human rights organisations and defenders in Asia and beyond. It is committed to building a peaceful, just, equitable and ecologically sustainable community of peoples and societies in Asia.
Frequency about 7 posts per week.
Blog forum-asia.org/?page_id=21490
Facebook fans 9,905. Twitter followers 6,253.

25. British Institute of Human Rights | Challenging Inequality and Social Justice

British Institute of Human Rights | Challenging Inequality and Social Justice London, UK About Blog BIHR is an independent human rights charity that is committed to challenging inequality and social justice in everyday life in the UK. They want a society that has become stronger because all human beings are equally valued, can participate fully and are treated with fairness, dignity and respect.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog bihr.org.uk/Blogs/actforukri..
Facebook fans 3,306. Twitter followers 17,974.

26. Human Rights Initiative of North Texas

Human Rights Initiative of North TexasDallas, Texas About Blog Human Rights Initiative of North Texas are lawyers and social workers, pastors and students. We are regular working people. Through a network of dedicated volunteers, Human Rights Initiative helps those who have suffered terrible wrongs at home for worshipping their God. They want to promote international human rights through local service to refugees and immigrants who have suffered human rights
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Blog hrionline.org/blog
Facebook fans 3,692. Twitter followers 558.

27. International Observatory of Human Rights

International Observatory of Human RightsLondon, England About Blog The International Observatory of Human Rights (IOHR) is a non-profit NGO based in London. Our team of journalists, researchers, human rights practitioners and multi-media professionals aim to prevent and end human rights violations worldwide.
Frequency about 4 posts per week.
Blog observatoryihr.org/blog
Facebook fans 13,447. Twitter followers 13,579.

28. Venezuelan Politics and Human Rights

Venezuelan Politics and Human RightsWashington, D.C. About Blog Venezuelan Politics and Human Rights, a blog hosted by the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), is a unique resource for journalists, policymakers, scholars, activists and others interested in understanding Venezuelan politics and human rights. WOLA envisions a future where public policies in the Americas advance human rights and where justice overcomes violence.
Frequency about 3 posts per week.
Blog venezuelablog.tumblr.com
Facebook fans 11,863. Twitter followers 28,939.

29. Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain

Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in BahrainWashington, DC About Blog 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.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Blog adhrb.org/category/blog
Facebook fans 1,054. Twitter followers 10,997.

30. Odhikar | News

Odhikar | NewsAbout Blog Odhikar has been able to established itself as one of the leading human rights organisations of the country. The principal objectives of the organisation are to raise the awareness of human rights and its various abuses, on the one hand and to create a vibrant democratic system through election monitoring on the other.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog odhikar.org/category/news
Facebook fans 5,441. Twitter followers n/a.

31. Rights of Equality

Rights of EqualityAbout Blog We are a digital platform trying to promote Gender Equality and Women Empowerment by spreading awareness and education people through our blog
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Blog rightsofequality.com
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

32. Journalists for Human Rights

Journalists for Human RightsToronto About Blog Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) is Canada's leading media development organization. They train journalists to report on human rights and governance issues in their communities. When the media puts a spotlight on human rights, people start talking about the issues and demanding change. A strong, independent media is a referee between governments and citizens.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog jhr.ca/en/blog
Facebook fans 8,965. Twitter followers 9,019.

33. Chinese Human Rights Defenders

Chinese Human Rights DefendersAbout Blog The Network of Chinese Human Rights Defenders (CHRD) is a coalition of Chinese and international human rights non-governmental organizations. The network is dedicated to the promotion of human rights through peaceful efforts to push for democratic and rule of law reforms and to strengthen grassroots activism in China.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Blog nchrd.org/category/news
Facebook fans 2,179. Twitter followers 25,773.

34. Castan Centre for Human Rights Law

Castan Centre for Human Rights LawMelbourne, Australia About Blog Based in the Law Faculty at Monash University, The Castan Centre for Human Rights Law seeks to promote and protect human rights through the generation and dissemination of public scholarship in international and domestic human rights law. The Centre maintains this blog to enable frank open discussion about various human rights topics.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog castancentre.com
Facebook fans 6,167. Twitter followers 9,747.

35. Human Rights Center

Human Rights Center Berkeley, CA About Blog The Human Rights Center promotes human rights and international justice worldwide and trains the next generation of human rights researchers and advocates. They believe that sustainable peace and development can be achieved only through efforts to prevent human rights abuses and hold those responsible for such crimes accountable.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog hrc.berkeleylawblogs.org
Facebook fans 4,386. Twitter followers 70.

36. California Association of Human Relations Organizations

California Association of Human Relations OrganizationsAbout Blog CAHRO sponsors networking and training conferences for those working within the field of human relations, Civil Rights and Human Rights, youth issues, law enforcement issues, and local and state governance. CAHRO works to advance public policies in support of tolerance and understanding, hate violence prevention, intergroup relations, and human and civil rights for all.
Frequency about 1 post per week.
Blog cahro.org/blogs
Facebook fans 103. Twitter followers n/a.

37. The Advocates Post | The Advocates for Human Rights

The Advocates Post | The Advocates for Human Rights Minneapolis, MN, USA About Blog The Advocates for Human Rights works locally and globally to fight injustice, restore peace, save lives and build the human rights movement. The mission of The Advocates for Human Rights is to implement international human rights standards to promote civil society and reinforce the rule of law. The Advocates strengthens accountability mechanisms, raises awareness, and fosters tolerance.
Frequency about 4 posts per month.
Blog theadvocatespost.org
Facebook fans 9,514. Twitter followers 5,117.

38. Essex Human Rights Centre

Essex Human Rights CentreColchester, UK About Blog Established in 1982, the University of Essex Human Rights Centre is one of the world's leading centres for the interdisciplinary study of the theory and practice of human rights. Their members are actively engaged in the practice of human rights. Their research is based upon the strategic identification of enduring and emerging human rights challenges.
Frequency about 3 posts per month.
Blog hrcessex.wordpress.com
Facebook fans 6,416. Twitter followers 12,222.

39. Lawyers for Palestinian Human Rights

Lawyers for Palestinian Human RightsAbout Blog Lawyers for Palestinian Human Rights is a legal charity in the UK that works on projects focused on protecting and promoting Palestinian human rights. Their primary strategic aim is to effect a positive transformation of the urgent and critical human rights situation for Palestinians.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog lphr.org.uk/blog
Facebook fans 3,570. Twitter followers 1,767.

40. Voice of Salam | Human rights | Interfaith | Humanity

Voice of Salam | Human rights | Interfaith | HumanityLondon, UK About Blog Welcome to Voice of Salam! It is all about exposing injustice, breaking down barriers and building mutual understanding. Through writing and video, we're leading campaigns, raising awareness and creating change.
Frequency about 2 posts per month.
Since Dec 2015
Blog voiceofsalam.com
Facebook fans 500. Twitter followers 3,039.

41. Chloe Schwenke

Chloe SchwenkeOlney, Maryland USA About Blog Chloe is active as an adjunct professor at two universities, and she serves as the Director of the Global Program on Violence, Rights and Inclusion at the International Center for Research on Women (ICRW). Prior to Chloe joining Freedom House, Chloe served as the Senior Advisor for LGBTQ Policy (global) and Human Rights and Governance (Africa) at the US Agency for International Development (USAID)
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog chloemaryland.net/blog
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers 500.

42. Culture and Human Rights

Culture and Human RightsAbout Blog Ingrid is South African. She works as a PhD researcher at the Netherlands Institute of Human Rights and is a member of the School of Human Rights Research. Her focus falls on issues of international human rights law and international criminal justice. This blog covers all topical issues relating to culture, human rights, traditional values and international criminal justice.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog culture-human-rights.blogspo..
Facebook fans n/a. Twitter followers n/a.

43. ZimRights

ZimRightsAbout Blog Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) is an indigenous non-profit, non-governmental organisation registered under the Welfare Organisations Act (no. 03/93). The organisation was founded in 1992 for the sole purpose of ensuring that the Zimbabwean citizens are informed about human rights and are empowered to defend their own rights.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog zimrights.co.zw/index.php/news
Facebook fans 8,128. Twitter followers 36,408.

44. Equality and Human Rights Commission | Youtube

Equality and Human Rights Commission | YoutubeGreat Britain About Blog The Equality and Human Rights Commission is Great Britain's national equality body and has been awarded an 'A' status as a National Human Rights Institution (NHRI) by the United Nations. Their job is to help make Britain fairer. They do this by safeguarding and enforcing the laws that protect people's rights to fairness, dignity and respect.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog youtube.com/user/EqualityHum..
Facebook fans 11,141. Twitter followers 33,592.

45. Human Rights Consortium

Human Rights ConsortiumLondon About Blog The Human Rights Consortium hosted by the School of Advanced Study has been established to facilitate and promote research in human rights in the UK and internationally. It is closely associated with the Institute of Commonwealth Studies, with which it delivers the UK's longest-running interdisciplinary practice-based MA in Understanding and Securing Human Rights.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog humanrights.blogs.sas.ac.uk
Facebook fans 1,807. Twitter followers 2,055.

46. The Uyghur Human Rights Project

The Uyghur Human Rights ProjectWashington, DC About Blog The Uyghur Human Rights Project (UHRP) was founded by the Uyghur American Association (UAA) in 2004. UHRP is a human rights research, reporting and advocacy organization. The organization focuses on promoting human rights and democracy for Uyghurs and others living in East Turkestan. UHRP's mission is to promote human rights and democracy for the Uyghur people.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Since Nov 2010
Blog weblog.uhrp.org
Facebook fans 4,427. Twitter followers 7,876.

47. Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition

Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition International About Blog Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition is a resource and advocacy network for the protection and support of women human rights defenders worldwide. The campaign asserts that women fighting for human rights and particularly focusing on women's human rights face specific violations in the course of their work because of their sex and gender.
Frequency about 1 post per month.
Blog defendingwomen-defendingrigh..
Facebook fans 7,669. Twitter followers 1,859.

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