CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction. 2. Human rights activism. 3. Judicial activism and human rights. 4. National democratic movements and human rights. 5. NGOs and human rights protection. 6. NGOs and women's rights. 7. NGO's influence. 8. NGOs and mechanism of commission on human rights. 9. Human rights organisations in developing countries. 10. Role of NGOs in human rights activism. 11. NGOs and civil society. 12. Some notable NGOs. 13. Red Cross and Red Crescent.
Human rights awareness is gradually reaching far and wide. NGOs have been instrumental in making human rights activism more vocal in different geographical locations where violation of human rights take place. And they seek the redressal of the grievance of victims. In fact, NGOs have immensely influenced and contributed to human rights issues all over the world.