The human rights organisations are the heart and soul of DATA4CHAN.GE. They are on the frontline of human rights defending and the data and information they collect can be harrowing, emotional and often complicated to visualise. For many of them just collecting the data and information in the first place is an act of bravery. Each organisation is represented by up to two individuals who work on data and information gathering as well as advocacy strategy.
Cairo-based legal institution The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI) is composed of lawyers and researchers who are focused on defending freedom of the press and expression in Egypt and the Arab world.
Sakker el Dekkene collects data about the various forms of corruption spread across public administration in Lebanon. This data is then analysed and presented to the government and the public to raise awareness and engage both parties in a transparent and constructive relationship.