Human Rights


Read the Universal Declaration on Human Rights

United Nations Human Rights site

United Nations Human Rights Law site (reference for all treaties and conventions concerning human rights)

UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)


US government Department of State Country Human Rights Reports



Human Rights Watch

Amnesty International

Coalition to Stop the Use of Child Soldiers

Human Rights Campaign (working to end discrimination against gays and lesbians)

American Bar Association site on human rights

Human Rights Education Association


Carnegie Council on Ethics and International Affairs



Human Trafficking

UN site on Trafficking in Human Beings (UN Office on Crime and Drugs)

NGO Human Trafficking.Org (established to work toward the prevention of human trafficking in the Asia-Pacific region)

US Department of Health and Human Services site on human trafficking and assistance for victims