Category: Organizations of and for Marginalized Populations

  • Guidelines for the Establishment and Management of Older People’s Associations
    • These guidelines describe how to establish and strengthen older people’s associations based on experience in Cambodia.
  • International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission
    • This organization is dedicated to human rights advocacy on behalf of people who experience discrimination or abuse on the basis of their actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity or expression. Materials available in English, French, Spanish, and several other languages.
  • Women's United Nations Report Network (WUNRN)
    • The Women's UN Report Program & Network (WUNRN) addresses the human rights, oppression, and empowerment of women and girls all over the world. WUNRN)is a non-governmental organization to implement the conclusions and recommendations of a United Nations Study on Freedom of Religion of Belief and the Status of Women From the Viewpoint of Religion and Traditions (E/CN.4/2002/73/Add.2). This study is a major, universal, comprehensive U.N. approach to intolerance and discrimination against women based on religion and traditions. To strengthen the nexus between women's rights and freedom of religion or belief, it is important to build on the Juridical and Factual Aspects of this study by research, plans of action and practical projects. WUNRN, together with The Tandem Project, is committed to this objective through support for the dignity and fundamental rights of women everywhere, and by the promotion of tolerance and the end of discrimination against women based on religion and traditions.