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.
Alkarama is a Switzerland-based NGO defending the victims of human rights violations in the Arab world. Acting as a bridge between individual victims in the Arab World and international human rights mechanisms, Alkarama helps to promote a culture of human rights in the Arab world.
The Abdorrahman Boroumand Foundation (ABF) is a non-governmental non-profit organization based in Washington DC. ABF believes that promoting human rights awareness through education and information is a prerequisite for establishing a stable democracy in Iran.
Remember Iranian Women is a project of the Center for Supporters of Human Rights. The Center for Supporters of Human Rights is a non-governmental organisation established in the UK in 2013. Dr. Shirin Ebadi, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2003, is the founder and the chair of the Centre.
Social Media Exchange (SMEX) is a Lebanon-based media advocacy and development organization addressing urgent needs in the Arab information society through: digital and social media training, learning events, advocacy campaigns, research, and monitoring.