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Human Rights Watch

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Last modified: February 22, 2013, 4:59 PM

Description

Human Rights Watch is dedicated to protecting the human rights of people around the world.

Human Rights Watch works to end a broad array of human rights abuses, including summary executions, torture, arbitrary detention, restrictions of the freedoms of expression, association, assembly, and religion, violation of due process and discrimination on racial, gender, ethnic and religious grounds. The standards we use are universal civil and political rights, as embodied in international law and treaties. We also address such war-related abuses as indiscriminate shelling or the use of starvation as a weapon of war.

We stand with victims and activists to bring offenders to justice, to prevent discrimination, to uphold political freedom and to protect people from inhumane conduct in wartime.

We investigate and expose human rights violations and hold abusers accountable.

We challenge governments and those holding power to end abusive practices and respect international human rights law.

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  • RESEARCHER ON EGYPT - Job

    Last updated:
    April 23, 2014
    Location:
    Cairo, Muḩāfaz̧at al Qalyūbīyah, Egypt
    Description:
    FULL-TIME JOB VACANCY RESEARCHER ON EGYPT Middle East and North Africa Division (TBD but MENA Office preferred) Application Deadline: May 23, 2014 Human Rights...
  • EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA ADVOCATE - Job

    Last updated:
    April 11, 2014
    Location:
    Brussels, Brussels Capital, Belgium
    Description:
    EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA ADVOCATE: /../../employment/2014/04/10/europe-and-central-asia-advocate PART-TIME JOB VACANCY (24 hours per week) Program Department (...
  • EVENT PRODUCTION SERVICES - Job

    Last updated:
    April 9, 2014
    Location:
    Geneva, GE, Switzerland
    Description:
    CONSULTANT POSITION AVAILABLE EVENT PRODUCTION SERVICES Development and Outreach Department (Geneva) Application Deadline: May 16, 2014 Human Rights Watch ...

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Website:
http://www.hrw.org
Government ID number:
13-2875808
Phone:
212.290.4700
Fax:
212.736.1300
Address:
350 Fifth Avenue, 34th Floor, New York, NY, 10118, US

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