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HURIDOCS – Human Rights Information and Documentation Systems

HURIDOCS supports human rights organizations to use information and technology in the simplest and most efficient way.

Founded: 1982 by Martin Ennals

  • Program Area

    Human Rights
  • Location of Impact

  • Headquarters Location

    Geneva, Switzerland
  • Product Platforms

    Open Source
  • Budget

    $1,000,000 +

HURIDOCS has supported human rights defenders to use information technologies and documentation methods in order to organize and present data about violations. We are passionate about providing NGOs with the simplest and most efficient tools and techniques to advocate for their cause.

Our team working in Africa, Asia, the Middle East and Eastern Europe understands the specific challenges of each of these contexts.

HURIDOCS is committed to
- strengthening key human rights organisations
- increasing interconnectivity in the human rights sector
- designing reusable open source software tools that address common field-specific challenges

Funders and Awards

Open Society Foundations, Oak Foundation, HIVOS International, Google