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Human Rights Watch (1978 - )

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From
1978
Alternative Names
  • HRW
Url
http://www.hrw.org/
Location

HRW has a number of offices including: New York, Washington D.C., Los Angeles, San Francisco, London, Brussels, Geneva, Berlin, and Toronto.

Primary contact details

350 Fifth Avenue, 34th floor
New York, NY 10118-3299 USA
Tel: 1-(212) 290-4700, Fax: 1-(212) 736-1300
Email: hrwnyc@hrw.org

Summary

"Human Rights Watch is the largest human rights organization based in the United States. Human Rights Watch researchers conduct fact-finding investigations into human rights abuses in all regions of the world. Human Rights Watch then publishes those findings in dozens of books and reports every year, generating extensive coverage in local and international media."

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Published Resources

Reports

  • Denying Entry, Stay and Residence Due to HIV Status: Ten Things You Need to Know, Second Edition, October 2008, 28 pp. (Also available at http://img.thebody.com/ias/2009/travel_restrictions_English_WEB.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Barrett, Damon, Rick Lines, Rebecca Schleifer, Richard Elliott and Dave Bewley-Taylor, Recalibrating the Regime: The Need for a Human-Rights Based Approach to International Drug Policy, Report Thirteen, Beckley Foundation Drug Policy Programme; International Harm Reduction Association, March 2008, 52 pp. (Also available at http://www.hrw.org/legacy/pub/2008/hivaids/beckley0308.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Cohen, Jonathan, Not Enough Graves: The War on Drugs, HIV/AIDS, and Violations of Human Rights, June 2004, Vol. 16, No. 8 (C), Human Rights Watch, June 2004, 60 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Human Rights Watch, Future Forsaken: Abuses Against Children Affected by HIV/AIDS in India, Human Rights Watch, © 2004, 219 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Human Rights Watch, Access to Condoms and HIV/AIDS Information: A Global Health and Human Rights Concern, Human Rights Watch, © 2004, 30 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Human Rights Watch, Locked Doors: The Human Rights of People Living With HIV/AIDS in China, Human Rights Watch, © August 2003, 95 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Human Rights Watch, The Philippines Unprotected: Sex, Condoms and the Human Right to Health, Vol. 16, No. 6 (C) edn, Human Rights Watch, © May 2004, 70 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Human Rights Watch, Making Their Own Rules: Police Beatings, Rape, and Torture of Children in Papua New Guinea, vol. 17 of 8, Human Rights Watch, © September 2005, 121 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Human Rights Watch, An Unbreakable Cycle: Drug Dependency Treatment, Mandatory Confinement, and HIV/AIDS in China's Guangxi Province, Human Rights Watch, New York, December 2008, 48 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • IHRA - International Harm Reduction Association and Human Rights Watch, International Support for Harm Reduction: An Overview of Multi-lateral Endorsement of Harm Reduction Policy and Practice, IHRA; Human Rights Watch, January 2009. (Also available at http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/related_material IHRA%20HRW%20Book%20of%20Authorities%20Jan%202009.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • IHRA - International Harm Reduction Association and Human Rights Watch, Building Consensus: A Reference Guide to Human Rights and Drug Policy, IHRA; Human Rights Watch, March 2009, 52 pp. (Also available at http://www.hrw.org/sites/default/files/related_material 3.9.2009_Health_BuildingConsensusDrugPolicyGuide_0.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Kaplan, Karyn and Rebecca Schleifer, Deadly Denial: Barriers to HIV/AIDS Treatment for People Who Use Drugs in Thailand, Volume 19, No. 17(c), Human Rights Watch; TTAG - Thai AIDS Treatment Action Group, © November 2007, 61 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Maru, Vivek, Ravaging the Vulnerable: Abuses Against Persons of High Risk of HIV Infection in Bangladesh, Vol. 15, No. 6(C), Human Rights Watch, New York, August 2003, 53 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Wiltenburg Todrys, Katherine, Returned to Risk: Deportation of HIV-Positive Migrants, Human Rights Watch, New York, 2009, 32 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Wiltenburg Todrys, Katherine and Joseph Amon, Discrimination, Denial, and Deportation: Human Rights Abuses Affecting Migrants Living with HIV, Human Rights Watch, New York, June 2009, 30 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]

Sources used to compile this entry: Human Rights Watch.

Prepared by: Maxine Loynd