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INTERIGHTS. The International Centre for the Legal Protection of Human Rights
Created in 1982, this UK-based charity is dedicated to strengthening human rights, in particular through the use of international and comparative law. INTERIGHTS supports the activities of various legal partners in their efforts to challenge regional human rights violations. Funding and other activities are spread throughout the developing world, with programs giving aid to judges, lawyers and NGOs. The charity focuses on areas of concern including equality, liberty and security. INTERIGHTS organizes training sessions for lawyers to improve their legal capabilities. Under the European Social Charter, INTERIGHTS is empowered to file complaints against human rights violators, a list of which is available on their website.
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