For her birthday this year, Pia Marin decided she didn't want to receive any more material items, so instead of birthday gifts, she is asking her friends and family to make donations to Equitas, so
Chin Human Rights Organization Over the past 17 years, four human rights defenders from the Chin Human Rights Organization (CHRO) have attended Equitas’ International Human Rights
Vandita Morarka couldn’t find an organization that fit the work she wanted to do, so she started one of her own. The Mumbai-born feminist brought One Future Collective – a nonprofit that
This year’s International Human Rights Training Program (IHRTP) welcomed seven participants and one co-facilitator that work to defend the rights of people with disabilities in their regions.
For over 10 years, Soinette Désir has been working to increase visibility and demand basic human rights for women living with a disability in Haiti through the nonprofit organization
Quabena Delasie Nhyira With the 39th annual International Human Rights Training Program (IHRTP) just around the corner, we decided to speak to some of last year’s participants to
Seventy years ago, in 1948, the United Nations proclaimed the Universal Declaration of Human Rights – a document that contains 30 articles of rights that promote human
Penda Ndiaye, community leader in Senegal. In the Senegalese city of Pikine, a group of women is coming together to help the victims of violence and rape to denounce their aggressors.
Adults and children playing together during the day of activities in Soacha. Through games based on human rights values, children from Soacha motivated adults in their community to
The soccer game with children living with disabilities that brought together the community. Thanks to the co-operation between local leaders and a dedicated mayor, the Haitian