HUMANITY

    This web page consists of a listing of Internet information sources about humanitarian efforts
DIRECTORIES:

ELDIS  A gateway to information sources on development.

Global Issues That Affect Everyone  Many links to external web pages to illustrate that they are all inter-related.

Humanist Organization Websites  A comprehensive list of humanist organizations websites.

Human Rights  A list of human rights organizations websites.

Human Rights Internet  Databases with information on thousands of human rights organizations.

Open Directory Project  A listing of  Internet sites about society issues.

Social Science Information Gateway (SOSIG)  Internet information for researchers and practitioners in the social sciences.

 
 
NEWS:

UN Wire  A concise, intelligent, daily summary of key news stories about global affairs.

 
 
ORGANIZATIONS:

American Red Cross  International provider of emergency relief and medical services.

Amnesty International  Worldwide campaigning movement that works to promote all the human rights.

Co-Creation  Facilitates coordination of social innovation efforts for a better world.

Derechos  A internet based human rights organization.

EarthAction  A global network for the environment, peace and social justice.

ECHO  Oversees the implementation of European Community humanitarian aid.

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

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies  One of the largest humanitarian networks in the world.

International Institute of Humanitarian Law  Promotes laws that safeguard and respect human rights and fundamental freedoms throughout the world.

OneWorld  A partnership of over 100 organizations working for human rights and sustainable development.

Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law  Promotes research, training and academic education in the fields of human rights and humanitarian law.

ReliefNet  Helping humanitarian organizations raise global awareness and encourage support for relief efforts via the Internet.

Requiem  Thoughts of required social changes.

Results  Sustainable solutions to ending hunger and poverty.

United Nations  Index to economic and social development.

USAID  Provides global economic development and humanitarian assistance.

World Bank  Mission to reduce poverty and improve living standards through sustainable growth and investment in people.

World Game Institute  Strategies for confronting the major systemic problems confronting humanity.

World Transformation  Working toward a new civilization.

 
 
 

 
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