Human Rights First 2022 Awards Celebration Dinner

Join us on October 24, 2022 as we return, in person, to Pier Sixty. This celebratory dinner will feature special guests and tributes as we honor human rights advocates and dedicated pro-bono partners, including this…

We equip and activate the skilled to abolish oppression.

Wherever there’s injustice—an abuse of power or the oppression of people—we lead actions with the skilled to hold oppressors accountable and free people from injustice.

Righting Human Wrongs

Authoritarianism — Refugee Protection

Lend your expertise to our Afghan allies

Areas of Focus

To counter this trend, we’re using our expertise and influence in government to uncover abuses, hold institutions accountable, and make sure people across continents and circumstances can live without fear of oppression.

With a network of human and civil rights defenders, veterans, and advocates, we are challenging this movement using our expertise in research, policy, law, technology, and national security to uncover the movement, expose its tactics, and uphold human rights.

We’re committed to righting human wrongs by advocating for better policies, representing victims in the court of law, and conducting eye-opening research.

Our team and allies are building technological solutions to uncover and address human rights abuses, shift the balance of power, and hold violators accountable.

What We're Doing

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We equip and activate the skilled to abolish oppression.