Universidad Diego Portales

Human Rights Center UDP

The Human Rights Center Universidad Diego Portales promotes the study on human rights and hosts a clinic specialized in public interest litigation and another in migration and refugee.

    ICSO (Institute of Social Science Research UDP)

    The Institute for Social Science Research (ICSO) brings together scholars from schools and programs of the Faculty of Social Science and History at the Universidad Diego Portales (UDP).

      Universidad Diego Portales

      The Universidad Diego Portales academic project aims to produce graduates with a high theoretical and practical mastery of their future employment and disciplinary field, and committed to the social, economic and cultural development of the country.

        Academic Institutions

        Human Rights Center Universidad de Chile

        The Human Rights Center (CHR) is an academic institution of regional scope associated with the Faculty of Law of the Universidad de Chile, whose mission is to promote human rights and the strengthening of democracy in Latin America.

          Institute for Democracy and Human Rights Pontificia Universidad Católica de Perú

          The Institute for Democracy and Human Rights (IDEHPUCP) is an academic unit of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Perú, whose purpose is aimed at strengthening democracy and respect for human rights in Peru.

            Monash University

            Monash University was established in Melbourne, Australia in 1958. It's a youthful organisation, enthusiastic, optimistic and accessible, which believes that quality education and research can change the world for the better.

              New York University

              Founded in 1831, New York University is one of the largest private universities in the United States.

                Universidad Academia de Humanismo Cristiano

                The Universidad Academia de Humanismo Cristiano is a community of scholars, students and officials, with pluralistic and participatory nature.

                  Universidad Central de Chile

                  The Central University of Chile is a college of national and private non-profit character , which assumes academic training from a high commitment to the country

                    Human Rights Organizations

                    American Civil Liberties Union

                    The ACLU is United State's premier defender of liberty and individual freedom, working daily in courts, legislatures and communities to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties that the Constitution and laws of the United States guarantee everyone in that country.

                      Amnesty International

                      Amnesty International is a global movement of more than 3 million supporters, members and activists in over 150 countries and territories who campaign to end grave abuses of human rights.

                        Arcus Foundation

                        The Arcus Foundation is a leading global foundation advancing pressing social justice and conservation issues. Specifically, Arcus works to advance LGBT equality, as well as to conserve and protect the great apes.

                          Association for Women’s Rights in Development

                          The Association for Women's Rights in Development (AWID) is an international, feminist, membership organization committed to achieving gender equality, sustainable development and women's human rights.

                            Business and Human Rights Resource Centre

                            Business & Human Rights Resource Centre is the only non-profit organization drawing attention to the human rights impacts (positive & negative) of over 5100 companies, operating in over 180 countries.

                              Center for Economic and Social Rights

                              The Center for Economic and Social Rights (CESR) works to promote social justice through human rights. In a world where poverty and inequality deprive entire communities of dignity, justice and sometimes life, CESR seeks to uphold the universal human rights of every human being to education, health, food, water, housing, work, and other economic, social and cultural rights essential to human dignity.

                                Centro de Estudios Legales y Sociales

                                The Center for Legal and Social Studies (CELS) is a non-governmental organization that has been working since 1979 to promote and protect human rights, and to strengthen the democratic system in Argentina.

                                  Crisis Action

                                  Crisis Action works with individuals and organisations from global civil society to protect civilians from armed conflict.


                                    The Centre for Law, Justice and Society Dejusticia involves in debates on law, institutions and public policies based on studies and actions that promote social inclusion, democracy and human rights in Colombia and Latin America.


                                      ESCR-Net seeks to strengthen economic, social and cultural rights by working with organizations and activists worldwide to facilitate mutual learning and strategy sharing, develop new tools and resources, engage in advocacy, and provide information-sharing and networking.

                                        Ford Foundation

                                        The Ford Foundation supports visionary leaders and organizations on the frontlines of social change worldwide. His goals are: to strengthen democratic values, reduce poverty and injustice, promote international cooperation and advance human achievement.


                                          FORUM-ASIA is a membership-based regional human rights organisation committed to the promotion and protection of all human rights including the right to development.

                                            Global Partners Digital

                                            Global Partners Digital is a social purpose company working to protect and promote human rights values online and the governance processes which uphold and further these values.

                                              Global Witness

                                              Global Witness is an international NGO. Its goals are to expose the corrupt exploitation of natural resources and international trade systems, to drive campaigns that end impunity, resource linked conflict, and human rights and environmental abuses.

                                                Human Rights Watch

                                                Human Rights Watch is an independent, international organization that works as part of a vibrant movement to uphold human dignity and advance the cause of human rights for all.

                                                  Humanity United

                                                  Humanity United is a foundation committed to building peace and advancing human freedom. It leads, supports, and collaborate with a broad network of efforts, ideas, and organizations that share its vision of a world free of conflict and injustice.

                                                    Ielsur (Institute of Legal and Social Studies of Uruguay)

                                                    The Institute of Legal and Social Studies of Uruguay-IELSUR-is a non-governmental organization, with legal personality and nonprofit, formed for the purpose of defending human rights by applying the national and international legal instruments.

                                                      Inter-American Institute of Human Rights

                                                      The IIHR is an autonomous international institution of an academic nature. It was created in 1980 through an agreement signed between the Inter-American Court of Human Rights and the Republic of Costa Rica. Today it has become one of the world's leading centers for teaching and academic research on human rights.

                                                        International Federation for Human Rights

                                                        FIDH works for concrete improvements in the field of protection of victims, prevention of violations of human rights and judicial conviction of those responsible.

                                                          Justiça Global

                                                          Justiça Global is a non-governmental human rights organization that works to protect and promote human rights and strengthening civil society and democracy.

                                                            Kenya Human Rights Commission

                                                            The Kenya Human Rights Commission (KHRC) was founded in 1991 and registered in Kenya in 1994 as a national non-governmental organisation (NGO). The core agenda of the Commission has been campaigning for the entrenchment of a human rights and democratic culture in Kenya.

                                                              Legal Resources Centre

                                                              The LRC aspires towards a fully demo­c­ra­tic equal soci­ety. Its goals are to pro­mote jus­tice using the Con­sti­tu­tion‚ build respect for the rule of law‚ and con­tribute to socio-economic trans­for­ma­tion within South Africa and Beyond.

                                                                Oak Foundation

                                                                Oak Foundation commits its resources to address issues of global, social and environmental concern, particularly those that have a major impact on the lives of the disadvantaged.

                                                                  Open Society Foundations

                                                                  The Open Society Foundations work to build vibrant and tolerant societies whose governments are accountable and open to the participation of all people.


                                                                    openGlobalRights is a multilingual, online forum dedicated to debating human rights work from all perspectives. It cultivates new and established authors, highlight cutting edge disagreements, and publish work by advocates, practitioners and scholars worldwide.

                                                                      Peace and Collaborative Development Network

                                                                      Created by Dr. Craig Zelizer in 2007, the Peace and Collaborative Development Network (PCDN) is a free professional networking site that works to foster dialogue and sharing of resources in international development, conflict resolution, gender mainstreaming, human rights, social entrepreneurship and related fields.

                                                                        Sigrid Rausing Trust

                                                                        SRT is a UK grant making foundation, founded in 1995 by Sigrid Rausing to support human rights globally. Since then, the Trust has given away approximately £208.3 million to human rights organisations all over the world.


                                                                          For 30 years Skylight has been committed to producing artistic, challenging and socially relevant independent documentary films & digital media tools on issues of human rights and the quest for justice.

                                                                            Solutions International Advisors

                                                                            Solutions International Advisors provides strategic planning, management and monitoring services to support philanthropists around the world.

                                                                              Spring Strategies

                                                                              Spring Strategies works to strengthen social justice and human rights leaders, organizations, movements and philanthropic foundations by helping them grow, thrive and manage change.

                                                                                The Fund For Global Human Rights

                                                                                The Fund For Global Human Rights finds and funds local human rights heroes who often work at great personal risk to strengthen and bring global attention to their struggles.

                                                                                  Transicional Justice Institute, University of Ulster

                                                                                  The Transitional Justice Institute (TJI), established in 2003, has rapidly become internationally recognized as a leading centre in developing the field of transitional justice: broadly, the study of law in societies emerging from conflict.

                                                                                    U.N. Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

                                                                                    As the principal United Nations office mandated to promote and protect human rights for all, OHCHR leads global human rights efforts speaks out objectively in the face of human rights violations worldwide.


                                                                                      UHAI - the East African Sexual Health and Rights Initiative is an indigenous activist fund which provides flexible, accessible resources to support civil society activism around issues of sexuality, health and human rights in the East African region (Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Burundi) with a specific focus on the rights of sexual minorities.

                                                                                        Wellspring Advisors

                                                                                        Wellspring Advisors coordinates grantmaking programs that advance the realization of human rights and social and economic justice for all people.


                                                                                          WITNESS is an international nonprofit organization that has been using the power of video and storytelling for 20 years to open the eyes of the world to human rights abuses.

                                                                                            World Federalist Movement-Institute for Global Policy

                                                                                            The World Federalist Movement–Institute for Global Policy (WFM-IGP) works to advance the global promise of peace and is committed to building a safer and more just world.


                                                                                              Conectas is a non-governmental and not-for-profit organization founded in São Paulo/Brazil in September 2001. Conectas' mission is to promote the realization of human rights and consolidation of the Rule of Law in the Global South: Africa, Asia and Latin America.

                                                                                                Corporación Fundamental

                                                                                                FUNDAMENTAL is a nonprofit, public interest corporation who's main objective is the promotion and protection of Human Rights, as well as the empowerment and support of Human Rights Defenders Rights.