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Human Rights: All Countries (Type: Centers and Journals)

Bahrain - Bahrain Human Rights Monitor Reports [Arabic].
 
Egypt - Association of Freedom of Thought and Expression [English][Arabic].
This Association if concerned with enhancing and protecting the freedom of thought and expression.
 
Egypt - Center for Egyptian Women's Legal Assistance (CEWLA foundation) [Arabic].
CEWLA is a non-governmental organization established in 1995 with the aim of providing legal assistance to Egyptian women. CEWLA derives its competence from the Egyptian constitution and laws, as well as from international human rights conventions. Moreover, CEWLA strives to provide Egyptian women with the skills and capabilities that enable them to lead a normal life and overcome their problems.
 
Egypt - Egyptian Centre for Human Rights Education [English][Arabic].
ECHRE is dedicated to promote and ensure Human Rights Education in Egypt and the Arab World.
 
Egypt - Hisham Mubarak Law Center [English][Arabic].
An Egyptian Law Center active in areas of judicial contestation, legal campaigns and legal research inside Egypt.
 
Jordan - 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.
 
Arab Countries - Adaleh Center for Human Rights Studies [English][Arabic].
 
Arab Countries - Arab Centre for International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Education [English][French].
The Center is an independent association that aims to extend its services and activities to the entire Arab World. It specializes in the research, development and education of human rights and international humanitarian law.
 
Arab Countries - Arab Migrant Center [English][Arabic].
The Arab Migrant Center (AMC) is a non-governmental organization focusing on human rights of migrant workers in the Arab world. Its purposes are to promote recognition and respect for the rights of all migrants and to facilitate work and cooperation among migrant associations, NGOs and international organizations.
 
Arab Countries - Arabic Network for Human Rights Information Newsletter [English][Arabic].
 
Arab Countries - Gender and Development e-Brief [English].
This electronic newsletter is published by CRTDA - Collective for Research & Training on Development - Action. The newsletter receives material from various regional and international sources for its publication.
 
Arab Countries - United Nations - Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia - ESCWA Centre for Women [English][Arabic].
The center's work is specifically directed at improving the status of women and empowering them economically, socially and politically. The main objectives of the Unit are, (a) to follow up on the gender-related recommendations that emanated from the United Nations global conferences and summits; and (b) to provide support to the family as a basic unit of society and underscore family-related roles, values and identity.
 
International - Access Human Rights - Human Rights Documentation Center [English].
Access Human Rights is a portal dedicated to providing human rights resources and publications on the internet.
 
International - Carter Center [English].
The Carter Center, in partnership with Emory University, is guided by a fundamental commitment to human rights and the alleviation of human suffering; it seeks to prevent and resolve conflicts, enhance freedom and democracy, and improve health.
 
International - Center for Victims of Torture [English].
The Center for Victims of Torture (CVT) exists to heal the wounds of government-sponsored torture on individuals, their families and their communities, and to stop its practice. CVT has pioneered a comprehensive assessment and care program and has expanded its services to include research, training and public policy initiatives in order to develop strategies for abolishing torture worldwide.
 
International - Early Childhood Matters: Responses to Young Children in Post-Emergency Situations [English]. 2005
Early Childhood Matters is a journal about early childhood. It looks at specific issues regarding the development of young children, in particular from a psychosocial perspective. This issue is meant to bring important information to organizations facing the needs of young children in emergency situations who otherwise would not have access to it.
 
International - European Migration Centre [English].
The European Migration Centre is one of the largest institutions dealing with migration and integration in Europe. Its members are political scientists, sociologists, ethnologists, regional scientists and historians who work in an interdisciplinary and collaborative context.
 
International - European Research Centre on Migration and Ethnic Relations [English].
The European Research Centre on Migration and Ethnic Relations (ERCOMER) exists to actively encourage, support and promote comparative research in the fields of international migration and ethnic relations within the European context. The centre is situated within the Faculty of Social Sciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands.
 
International - Institute for Women's Policy Research [English].
Website of the Institute for Women's Policy Research. The institute conducts research on poverty and welfare, employment and earnings, work and family, and women's civic and political participation. Research findings are disseminated to policy makers, scholars, and policy interest groups to illuminate economic and social policy affecting women and families.
 
International - Interights - International Centre for the Legal Protection of Human Rights [English].
INTERIGHTS aims to enforce human rights through law, provide protection and redress in particular regions and on issues of strategic focus.
 
International - International Advocacy and Resource Centre on the Human Rights of Migrant Workers  [English][French].
 
International - International Bureau for Children's Rights - Middle East and North Africa Newsletter [English].
The MENA programme at the International Bureau for Children's Rights publishes a monthly newsletter that seeks to highlight children's rights related developments both in the region as a whole, and on a country by country level. The material covered is in Arabic, English and French.
 
International - International Centre for the Prevention of Criminality [English].
The ICPC is an international forum for national governments, local authorities, public agencies, specialised institutions, and non-government organizations to exchange experience, consider emerging knowledge, and improve policies and programs in crime prevention and community safety.
 
International - Overseas Development Institute [English].
Overseas Development Institute is an independent British think-tank on international development and humanitarian issues. Its mission is to inspire and inform policy and practice which lead to the reduction of poverty, the alleviation of suffering and the achievement of sustainable livelihoods in developing countries.
 
International - Refugee Studies Center [English].
The Refugee Studies Center (RSC) was established in 1982 as part of Queen Elizabeth House, the University of Oxford's Centre for Development Studies. It is a multidisciplinary centre for research and teaching on the causes and consequences of forced migration.
 
International - Rehabilitation and Research Center for Torture Victims [English].
RCT works with organizations in areas where people suffer from torture and organized violence. In the Middle East, RCT primarily works in Jordan and in Israel and the occupied Palestinian Territories. RCTs partners in the Middle East are working with prevention of torture through rehabilitation of torture survivors and through preventive action in prisons and places of detentions. The partners also work with advocacy and lobbyism.
 
International - Reporters without Borders - Press Freedom Annual Report [English][Arabic].
The annual report without Borders gives an worldwide overview of the state of press freedom or lack of it and reports on the difficult work environment of journalists around the world and the hardship and repressive treatment they face.
 
International - Women Rights and Citizenship [English].
Website of Women's Rights and Citizenship, a programme launched in 2006 to support applied research in the field of women's rights, citizenship, and development. The website includes research articles on women's governance.
 
Euro-Med - Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network Newsletter [English][Arabic].
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Yemen - High Authority forTender Control [English][Arabic]
 
Qatar - National Committee for Integrity and Transparency
 
Morocco - Ministry for Public Sector Modernization [English][Arabic]