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Human Rights Education Links: National Human Rights Education
  • Amnesty International USA
  • Center for Economic and Social Rights
  • Human Rights Education Associates
  • Amnesty International USA
    This site includes news releases, the Amnesty Action newsletter, regional office addresses, and links to U.S. local groups’ sites.  Current actions and appeals for letter writing, along with a guide to letter-writing, are available, as is information about starting a student group.  Information about AIUSA’s current campaigns can be found here, as well as information about the Freedom Writers, Urgent Action, Government Action, Children’s Rights, and Women’s Rights Networks.

    Center for Economic and Social Rights
    Center for Economic and Social Rights is an organization that challenges economic injustice as a violation of international human rights law.  This site includes information on their projects both domestically and abroad and articles on human rights violations.  There are also other resources such as information and analysis on the attacks of September 11th.

    Human Rights Education Associates
    The main mission of Human Rights Education Associates is to support efforts aimed at introducing human rights concepts and values into educational curricula and teaching and training practices. This site highlights key events that are happening in the human rights world.  It also has a resource center with links to other organizations and a library with over 1000 full-text guides, curricula, textbooks and other documents that can be used for education in human rights.