Find out More About Human Rights Charities

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Human Rights Charities

British Red Cross

The British Red Cross is a volunteer-led humanitarian organisation that helps people in crisis. The organisation is part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, the world’s largest impartial humanitarian organisation. The British Red Cross is committed to helping people without discrimination, regardless of their ethnic origin, nationality or religion.

Amnesty International

Amnesty International is an international non-governmental organisation that campaigns for the protection of human rights. The organisation promotes awareness of human rights violations through public events and fundraising activities.


Oxfam International is a network of organisations working across more than 100 countries to fight poverty and injustice. Although Oxfam's primary concern has historically been the provision of food to relieve famine, Oxfam also works on fair trade, education, debt and aid, health, gender equality, conflict and natural disasters, democracy and human rights, and climate change.


People & Planet (P&P) is a network of student campaign groups in the UK. The organisation’s campaign issues include poverty, human rights and the environment. P&P raise awareness about these issues by organising speakers, debates, quizzes, and demonstrations at colleges and universities across the UK.