Rights and Mental Health Links
Association for the Advancement of Science
Association for the Advancement of Science,
”Triple A-S” (AAAS), is an international non-profit organization dedicated
to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader,
spokesperson and professional association.
for Global Health
Global Health (DGH) is a private, not-for-profit organization promoting
health, education, art and other human rights throughout the world.
Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights
Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights is the first academic center
to focus exclusively on health and human rights.
Lawyers and Physicians
and Physicians is a non-profit non-governmental organization that focuses
on health and human rights issues.
Physicians for Prevention of Nuclear War
IPPNW is a
non-partisan federation of national medical organizations in 58 countries,
representing tens of thousands of doctors, medical students, other health
workers, and concerned citizens who share the common goal of creating
a more peaceful and secure world freed from the threat of nuclear annihilation.
for Social Responsibility
for Social Responsibility is committed to the elimination of nuclear
and other weapons of mass destruction, the achievement of a sustainable
environment, and the reduction of violence and its causes.
for Human Rights
for Human Rights (PHR) promotes health by protecting human rights.
CARE tackles underlying causes of poverty so that people can become
International Medical Corps is a global humanitarian nonprofit organization
dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care
training and relief and development programs.
International Rescue Committee
The IRC helps people fleeing racial, religious and ethnic persecution,
as well as those uprooted by war and violence.
Norwegian People's Aid (NPA) is the humanitarian organisation of the
Norwegian trade union movement. In its work NPA is guided by the values
of national and international solidarity, human dignity, freedom and
Recognized worldwide as a leader in the fight against hunger, Action
Against Hunger delivers programs in over 40 countries, specializing
in emergency situations of war, conflict, and natural disasters and
longer-term assistance to people in distress.
Martin-Baro Fund for Mental Health and Human Rights
The Martín-Baró Fund supports progressive, grassroots
groups throughout the world who are challenging institutional repression
and confronting the mental health consequences of violence and injustice
in their communities.
Psychologists for Social Responsibility
PsySR uses psychological knowledge and skills to promote peace with
social justice at the community, national and international levels.