The Boroumand Foundation is dedicated to the promotion of human rights and democracy in Iran through education and dissemination of information. Its bilingual electronic library offers an extensive collection of human rights documents, reports, and testimonials contributing to the promotion of a culture of human rights in Iran.
The International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran is dedicated to promoting and protecting the human rights of the Iranian people. Through its documentation and reports, the Campaign informs the international community on human rights developments in Iran and advocates on behalf of human rights defenders in international forums.
United4Iran is a non-partisan global network of Iranian and non-Iranian individuals and human rights activists working to promote fundamental human and civil rights in Iran. U4I was formed to help coordinate and amplify the voices of activists, academics, NGOs, artists, and others who work or desire to work on issues related to human and civil rights in Iran.
Amnesty International is a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights for all. The group has more than 2.8 million members and supporters in more than 150 countries and regions.
Launched in August, 2006, this campaign aims to collect one million signatures in support of a petition addressed to the Iranian Parliament asking for the revision and reform of current laws that discriminate against women.
This network of organizations in the Global South is dedicated to women's leadership and empowerment. WLP creates culturally-adapted leadership training curricula for women in 18 countries; organizes campaigns about the challenges and opportunities facing women in the Global South, particularly in Muslim-majority societies; and seeks to ensure that gender equality remains on the agenda of policymakers and civil society leaders.
The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a private, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing cooperation between nations and promoting active international engagement by the United States. Founded in 1910, its work is nonpartisan and dedicated to achieving practical results.
CFR is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization, think tank, and publisher dedicated to being a resource for its members, government officials, business executives, journalists, educators and students, civic and religious leaders, and other interested citizens in order to help them better understand the world and the foreign policy choices facing the United States and other countries. CFR takes no institutional positions on matters of policy.
The National Endowment for Democracy is a private, bipartisan foundation that works to strengthen democratic institutions worldwide.
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