Anti Sex Trafficking Action PDF Print

Keywords: Serbia, Eastern Europe, Serbian, English, gender, sexual orientation/gender identity, children & youth, initiative/projects, human rights, domestic violence, resources for media, resources for NGOs, NGOs

Over half a million of people, mainly women and children, fall victim to trafficking every year. This problem particularly hits the Balkans, owing to the militarization of the region, its geographical position and difficult economic situation. Today, Republic of Serbia is the country of destination, transit and origin of the trafficked victims.

The communication and initiative network - COMMINIT PDF Print

Keywords: South America & Caribean, Africa & Middle East, English, Diversity in general, media relations/advocacy, initiatives/projects, media literacy, media develoment, community/minority media, human rights, social diversity models, media ethics & diversity, conflict, online, radio, NGOs

Where communication and media are central to social and economic development.


Caabu, the Council for Arab-British Understanding PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, UK, english, Arab world, Islam, social cohesion, peace.

Caabu is a British organizatin that believes the need for mutual understanding and sympathy between the people of Britain and the people of the Arab world was never more vital than at the present time. Britain and the Arabs have a long tradition of mutual respect and friendship; they have much to admire in each other's way of life and the principles to which both peoples adhere.

Search For Common Ground PDF Print

Keywords: International, North America, USA, english, Conflict, conflict resolution, common ground, negotiation, pacification.

“Founded in 1982, Search for Common Ground works to transform the way the world deals with conflict - away from adversarial approaches and towards collaborative problem solving. We work with local partners to find culturally appropriate means to strengthen societies' capacity to deal with conflicts constructively: to understand the differences and act on the commonalities. Our goal is to make finding common ground the common thing.”

Devnet Jobs PDF Print

Keywords: All regions, English, employment

International Development Jobs, Careers, Consulting in NGOs, Non-Profits, UN, Aid, Charity, Foundations, Bilaterals, Multilaterals, Governments, Development Banks, 189,000 Jobseekers and  9200 Development Recruiters use Networks.

International Freedom of Expression Exchange PDF Print

Keywords: All regions, English, Spanish, French, Russian, Arabic, free expression, violation of rights to free speech

As violations of the right to free expression continue around the globe, the International Freedom of Expression eXchange (IFEX) has emerged as a strong force of opposition. IFEX is a dynamic network that monitors, promotes and defends freedom of expression worldwide.

Refugee Studies Centre, Oxford Department of International Development. PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, UK, english, Education, university, international development, refugee, understanding, discrimination.

The Refugee Studies Centre (RSC) has an international reputation as the leading multidisciplinary centre for research and teaching on the causes and consequences of forced migration. Its philosophy is to combine world-class academic research with a commitment to improving the lives and situations for some of the world’s most disadvantaged people.

Ethic Net: codes of conduct PDF Print

Keywords:  Europe, english, Media, journalism, media ethics and journalism, codes, Europe.

EthicNet is a collection of codes of journalism ethics from most European countries – Europe understood widely as by the Council of Europe. The collection has accumulated from numerous research projects carried out since the late 1970s at the University of Tampere, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, in cooperation with UNESCO and the International Organization of Journalists. The latest updating was done by a project on the development of journalism ethics in Finland and Europe funded by the Helsingin Sanomat Foundation.

Altéo, a social movement of the ill and the handicapped. PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, Belgium, french,Disabled, charity, Europe, Belgium, handicapped, integration, disability and mental illness, social cohesion.

Altéo is an organization that seeks to empower the ill or handicapped people. Their objectives are to better integrate in society, defend the interests and the rights of handicapped an ill people, and to mutually help each other locally through transportation aid etc. They achieve this through voluntary work, by ill and handicapped people, to mobilize their energies to produce end results. Altéo currently regroups more than 10,000 members and is the biggest entity in Wallonie and Brussels.

European Roma Rights Centre PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, english, russian,turkish, RY,Discrimination, Roma, human rights, education, training.

The European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) is an international public interest law organization engaging in a range of activities aimed at combating anti-Romani racism and human rights abuse of Roma.

DCERN; Impact of Communication in Development PDF Print

Keywords: International, English, media, radio, communication, development, education

This portal considers five key sectors and suggests ways in which incorporating good communication practice can enhance the delivery of development outcomes. Although the importance of communications has been recognised for several years now the development community have recently recognised the need to demonstrate the impact of this.  This portal brings together materials that demonstrate what does (and does not) work.

The European Roma Information Office (ERIO PDF Print

Keywords: Europe,english, Discrimination, racism, European integration, charity, education, international.

ERIO is an international advocacy organization that promotes political and public discussion on Roma issues by providing factual and in-dept information on a range of public issues to the European Union institutions, Roma civil organizations, governmental authorities and intergovernmental bodies.

ILGA Europe: Equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex people in Europe. PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, english,Sexuality, discrimination, gender equality, sexual freedom, human rights.

ILGA is a NGO which represents its members, principally organizations of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons, at the European level. Its membership comprises 222 organizations from throughout Europe.

European Youth Forum PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, English, French, Youth, awareness and understanding, NGO, networking, education.

“Independently established by youth organisations, the European Youth Forum is made up of more than 90 National Youth Councils and International Non-Governmental Youth Organisations, which are federations of youth organisations in themselves. It brings together tens of millions of young people from all over Europe, organised in order to represent their common interests. Representation, internal democracy, independence, openness and inclusion are among the main principles for the functioning of the European Youth Forum and its Member Organisations.”


Society of Professional Journalists PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, [EN], Free press, freedom of speech, journalism, education, media diversity.

The Society of Professional Journalists is the nation’s most broad-based journalism organization, dedicated to encouraging the free practice of journalism and stimulating high standards of ethical behavior.

Religion Headlines PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, other web resources

Stories of faith from around the country. This site constantly updates with the latest feeds from dozens of top blogs, academic sites and mainstream media. Throughout this site, you’ll also find resources from Religion Newswriters’ ReligionLink service, providing sources and resources for writers who cover religion and ethics issues.

Religionlink: by journalists, for journalists PDF Print

Keywords: North America, USA, English, Religion, media, understanding.

“The only religion story idea and source list by journalists, for journalists. We strive to help journalists write about religion with balance, accuracy and insight. Our story ideas are independent of any religious or political viewpoints.

UNPFII – United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues PDF Print

Keywords: International, English,French,Spanish, Russian,UN, indigenous, human rights, education, discrimination, health, cultural diversity.

The Permanent Forum is an advisory body to the Economic and Social Council with a mandate to discuss indigenous issues related to economic and social development, culture, the environment, education, health and human rights.

Ethnic Colombia PDF Print

Keywords: South America, Colombia, Spanish, Human rights, gender, race, ethnicity, diversity, multiculturalism, native, indigenous people.

An organization that seeks to promote Colombia’s ethnic diversity. Its web-site provides information about human rights, peace, news, and knowledge about other organizations in Columbia to the benefit of Columbians and natives alike.

Reporter Without Borders PDF Print

Keywords: International, English, French, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Persian, Journalism, free press, freedom of speech

Reporters Without Borders defends journalists and media assistants imprisoned or persecuted for doing their job and exposes the mistreatment and torture of them in many countries. It fights against censorship and laws that undermine press freedom; gives financial aid each year to 100 or so journalists or media outlets in difficulty as well to the families of imprisoned journalists; works to improve the safety of journalists.

Translation Required ZIMD: Zentrum fur Interktion, Medien & soziale Diversitat PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, Austria, Deutch, Media diversity, diversity.

“The Center for ZIMD interaction, media & social diversity deals with role models and mental models that are the everyday lives, and sometimes lead to conflicts or just life difficult.

European Women’s Lobby PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, English, French, Gender equality, discrimination, women

The European Women’s Lobby aims at promoting women’s rights and equality between women and men in the European Union. EWL is active in different areas such as women’s economic and social position, women in decision-making, violence against women, women’s diversity etc. For EWL, this under-representation of women constitutes a serious democratic deficit, which undermines the legitimacy of the contemporary democratic ideal.

European Disability Forum PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, English, Disability, discrimination, EU.

The European Disability Forum (EDF) is an independent European non-governmental organisation (ENGO) that represents the interests of 50 million disabled people in the European Union and stands for their rights. It is the only European platform of disabled people, which is run by disabled people or the families of disabled people unable to represent themselves.

The European Older People’s Platform PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, English, French , discrimination, older people, EU.

“AGE, the European Older People’s Platform, aims to voice and promote the interests of older people in the European Union and to raise awareness of the issues that concern them most. AGE is involved in a range of policy and information activities to put older people’s issues on the EU agenda and to support networking among older people’s groups.

Journalist’s Toolbox PDF Print

Keywords: All regions, English, other web resources.

A toolbox for journalists presented by the society of professional journalists. A database with resources about all kinds of topics. 

Forum Social Maghrebien PDF Print

Keywords: International, Africa, Maghreb, French, Arabic , discrimination, human rights, anti-capitalism, social movement 

The Magrehbian Social Forum proposes an alternative to create a Maghrebian space of peace, prosperity and democracy. It seeks to go beyond the European wish to turn the Maghreb into their own eldorado, and is wary of the inherent risks of this.

CEJI - A Jewish Contribution to an Inclusive Europe PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, English, Religion, Discrimination, Jewish, Cultural Diversity, Arab and Jew, Diversity education.

“An international non-profit organisation established in 1991, CEJI stands with individuals and organisations of all religions, cultures and backgrounds to promote a diverse and inclusive Europe. CEJI works to combat prejudice and discrimination and to promote social cohesion through training, education, dialogue and advocacy.

The Centre for Research in Ethnic Relations; University of Warwick PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, UK, English, Ethnic diversity, study and research

The Centre for Research in Ethnic Relations (CRER) based at the University of Warwick is the major academic body in the UK for the research and teaching of aspects of race, migration and ethnic relations. It has researched and published its findings in several papers and publications available on their website, some at a cost and others free.

International Press Institute PDF Print

Keywords: All regions, English, freedom of expression, peace journalism, other web resources

The International Press Institute is a global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists. We are dedicated to the furtherance and safeguarding of press freedom, the protection of freedom of opinion and expression, the promotion of the free flow of news and information, and the improvement of the practices of journalism. Your guide to the diversity of Islamic thought. PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, Africa, Middle East, North America, english, religion and belief, Islam began as a suggestion to us from Ingrid Mattson, President of the Islamic Society of North America, to extend the functionality behind halalfire's salat-o-matic site. The idea was further developed at a July 2007 meeting of technology professionals and Muslim leaders hosted by Harvard University's Berkman Center for the Study of Internet and Society.

Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Network PDF Print

Keywords: Europe, Africa, [EN], Human rights, discrimination, employment

A network of more than 80 human rights organisations, institutions and individuals based in 30 countries in the Euro-Mediterranean region, with a membership adhering to universal human rights principles and convinced of the value of cooperation and dialogue across and within borders.


Keywords: Western Europe, Italy, Italian, international, Europe, association, citizenship, culture, solidarity

ARCI is a network of 6000 local Italian associations that promote adults active citizenship at local level through leisure, training and cultural activities, social action and international solidarity. ARCI runs several projects on a European level, in partnership with other international associations.

COSPE – Co-operation for the Development of Emerging Countries PDF Print

Keywords: Development, international cooperation, Italian, English, French, Spanish, human rights, refugees, immigrants

It is a no-profit association (Onlus) operating in the field of international co-operation and solidarity, recognised as a Non Governmental Organisation (NGO) by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the European Union.

ACRA – Association for the Rural Co-operation in Africa and Latin America PDF Print

Keywords: Italy, Italian, Africa, Latin America, Europe, rural, international co-operation, development, education, north-south, media

The association works, both in Italy and in the whole European Territory, for the promotion of different activities about development education. Also, the work of ACRA deals with the themes of international cooperation, environment awareness and communication between the north and the south of the world.