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Amman Human Rights Studies Center [English][Arabic].
ACHRS is an independent, scientific and non-governmental center for studies, research and training in Jordan. The center is a Member of the International Federation of Workers' Education Associations.
 
Arab Regional Resource Center on violence against woman 'Aman' [English][Arabic].
The primary objective of the resource center is be to contribute and enhance the ongoing activities of institutions and individuals currently working in the field of ending violence against women by providing supportive and informative services.
 
Arab Women's Organization of Jordan [English].
Arab Women's Organization of Jordan (AWO) is a non-governmental organization that has been involved in the process of strengthening the status of Jordanian women to become equal and effective partners in development.
 
Arab World Center for Democracy Development & Human Rights [English].
AWCDD is a Jordanian and Non-Governmental Organization, established in Amman & London, by a number of activists in the Democracy and Human Rights who are dedicated to the defense and promotion of human rights & democracy, in Jordan and the Arab World.
 
Empowering Women Migrant Workers in Jordan- Project [English][Arabic].
The project aims at improving the legal, social, and economic situation of migrant women workers in Jordan through a right-based approach that empowers women and strengthens the accountability mechanisms to support them.
 
Human Rights Information Network in Jordan [Arabic].
The network is a central repository for human rights information and websites in Arabic throughout the Middle East and North Africa.
 
Jordan Save the Children [English].
The organization is an independent entity, it's programs in Jordan implement reforms and strategies to the Jordanian government while addressing the needs of disadvantaged Jordanian youth and women.
 
Jordan Society for Human Rights .
The Association aims to raise and spread awareness on human rights.
 
King Hussein Foundation Information and Research Center [English].
The IRC was Launched in 1996 as part of the National Task Force for Children with the mission of improving the well-being of children, youth, women and families by providing multidisciplinary research and analysis to practitioners, policy makers and advocates in Jordan and the Middle East to enable effective socio-economic planning and decision making.
 
Mathlouma [English][Arabic].
An electronic website specifically designed to publish the results of a study carried out by the Information and Research Center in cooperation with Al-Mafraq Center for Development Studies and Research and the Jordanian Center for Social Research. The study was jointly financed by the European Union and the Information and Research Center. The aim of the study to liberate "honour" from the so-called Honour Crimes: a project for changing traditional patterns of thinking in Jordanian society.
 
Mizan Law Group for Human Rights [English][Arabic].
The group aims to spread human rights principles in national and international laws. And to Contribute to the building of a civil democratic society within the framework of the state of law and institutions.
 
National Centre for Human Rights [English][Arabic].
The NCHR Centre is an independent national institution. It's main objective is to protect and enhance the situation of human rights and public freedoms in Jordan.
 
National Commission for Women [English][Arabic].
JNCW is a semi-governmental commission that was established in 1992 to promote women's issues in Jordan. The commission represents the Kingdom of Jordan in all issues pertaining to women's affairs at national, regional, and international levels. Its mission is to support the mainstreaming of a gender-equality perspective in all policy areas, to improve the status of women and enhance their role in national development, to encourage the participation of women in economy, politics, and decision making, and to strengthen women's legal rights.
 
Princess Basma Women's Resource Centre [English].
The PBWRC was established after the Beijing conference on women, to act as a support mechanism for women's groups, linking grassroots and policy making bodies. The PBWRC, is currently compiling a database on research related to Jordanian women.
 
Sisterhood Is Gloobal Institute [Arabic].
Sisterhood Is Global Institute/Jordan was founded as an independent non-governmental institution on the initiative of a number of Jordanian women. Its objectives include: Raising awareness among women on their fundamental rights which are enshrined in international human rights instruments, capacity-building and empowerment of women through training and educational programs, skills development for women, especially young leaders in local communities, as well as detecting, documenting and following up women's rights violations.
 
SOS Children's Village Association of Jordan [English][Arabic].
The association is as an independent, non-governmental social development organization, it works in the spirit of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child and promotes these rights around the world.
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