The Advocates for Human Rights (The Advocates) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and protecting human rights. Through cutting-edge research, education, and advocacy, The Advocates saves lives, fights injustice, restores peace, and builds the human rights movement in the United States and around the world.
The Advocates helps individuals fully realize their human rights in the United States and around the world. For over 25 years, The Advocates’ innovative programming has touched the lives of refugees and immigrants, women, ethnic and religious minorities, children, and other marginalized communities whose rights are at risk. The Advocates strengthens accountability mechanisms, raises awareness, and fosters tolerance. Adapting traditional human rights methodologies to conduct cutting-edge research, The Advocates has produced 75 reports documenting human rights practices in 25 countries.
- The Advocates’ organizational website
- Discover Human Rights, The Advocates’ website with human rights educational tools, resources, and publications
- Energy of a Nation, The Advocates’ website on immigration-related legislation, facts, and resources
- Stop Violence Against Women, The Advocates’ website for information on women’s human rights in Central and Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union