Human Rights Watch

Founding Year: 1978

Staff: 450

Budget:  $ 84.88 m (2018)

Ken Roth (Executive Director)

Is an international non-governmental organization conducting research and advocacy on human rights. It “pressures governments, policymakers, companies, and individual human rights abusers to denounce abuse and respect human rights. It often works on behalf of refugees, children, migrants, and political prisoners.”

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Human Rights Watch contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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