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Advocacy Groups - Other non-government organizations dealing with gross human rights violations.

International Organizations, Courts, and Human Rights Bodies - Institutions with responsibility for human rights and international criminal law.

Research Centres and Academic Institutions - University human rights research establishments (some of these offer degrees in human rights while others function only as research hubs).

Resources - Various online sources for information about gross human rights violations.

Advocacy Groups

Aegis Trust
Amnesty International
Coalition for the International Criminal Court
Coaltion to Stop the use of Child Soldiers
Equitas - Canadian Centre for Human Rights Education
FACT - Rwanda (Forum des Activistes Contre la Torture)
Genocide Watch
Human Rights Watch
No Peace Without Justice
Prevent Genocide International
Rights and Democracy
TRIAL (Track Impunity Always)

Anuak Justice Council (Gambella, Ethiopia)

International Organizations, Courts, and Human Rights Bodies

United Nations
UN - Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
African Union (AU)
European Union (EU)
Organization of American States (OAS)

International Criminal Court (ICC)
International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY)
International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR)
Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC)
Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL)
International Court of Justice (ICJ, World Court)

UN - Human Rights Council
UN - Human Rights Committee
African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights
European Court of Human Rights
Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
Inter-American Court of Human Rights

Research Centres and Academic Institutions

American University, Washington College of Law, Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law (Washington, D.C., U.S.A.)
Concordia University, Montreal Institute for Genocide and Human Rights Studies (Montreal, Canada)
Harvard University, Carr Center for Human Rights Policy (Cambridge, U.S.A.)
International Institute of Humanitarian Law (San Remo, Italy)
Irish National University, Irish Center for Human Rights (Galway, Ireland)
Istanbul Bilgi University, Human Rights Law Research Center
Salzburg Law School on International Criminal Law, Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law
Tufts University, Fletcher School - Center for Human Rights and Conflict Resolution (Boston, U.S.A.)
University of British Columbia, Liu Institute for Global Issues, Global Justice Program
University of Essex Human Rights Center (Essex, U.K.)
University of Ottawa Human Rights Research and Education Center (Ottawa, Canada)
University of Pretoria, Center for Human Rights (Pretoria, South Africa)
Utrecht University, Netherlands Institute of Human Rights (Utrecht, Netherlands)
Yale University - Genocide Studies Program

International Association of Genocide Scholars


Avalon Project - Documents in Law, History and Diplomacy (Yale University)
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Crimes of War Project
International Humanitarian Law Research Initiative
University of Minnesota Human Rights Library
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum