Other Health and Human Rights NGOs:

Amnesty International

Includes updates on human rights issues, and information on issues organized by country and by topic.

Human Rights Watch

Provides news updates, information by country, and information on global issues including: arms, children's rights, HIV/AIDS, international justice, prisons, refugees and women's rights, and publications.

International Committee of the Red Cross

Searchable index of international treaties and documents on human rights.

Human Rights First

Works to advance human rights organizations, protect refugee and worker's rights, and promotes international respect for human rights law. Provides information on current human rights cases and material by countries.

The Advocacy Project

Coordinates campaigns for human rights in Latin American, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Eastern Europe. The site includes publications, background information and resources.

International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission

Works to secure human rights for all and elimination of discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation through advocacy, documentation, and education. The site has information by country as well as news updates.

Center for the Study of Human Rights at Columbia University

Has a training program for human rights specialists, a list of publications, information on campus outreach events, and resources and links on the web.

International Helsinki Federation for Human Rights

The site is maintained by non-governmental non-profit organizations who act to protect human rights throughout Europe, North America and the Central Asian republics formed from the territories of the former Soviet Union.