Human Rights in General


Institut Interdisciplinaire d'Ethique et des droits de l'homme (IIEDH)
This interdisciplinary institute of the University of Fribourg promotes research in the field of ethics and human rights.


Federal Department of Foreign Affairs: Human rights and Humanitarian policy
This page gives an overview of the Swiss Human Rights Policy.


Amnesty International - Swiss Section
Most of the content of the Amnesty International Swiss Section’s website is available only in German and French. However, this page contains a lot of useful links to the Amnesty International general homepage and some other useful human rights tools in Switzerland.


humanrights.ch
The association Humanrights.ch/MERS focuses its work on information, analysis, education and networking of the implementation of the international human right treaties in Switzerland.


International Human Rights Forum Lucerne (IHRF)
The international Human Rights Forum in Lucerne is held once a year, with each year a different human rights related topic.


Swiss Centre of Expertise in Human Rights (SCHR)
The SCHR is a service centre of four universities and started its acitivites in 2011 as a pilot project. It operates in six thematic clusters: migration, police and justice, gender politics, children and youth politics, institutional issues and human rights and business.

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