The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UN Human Rights) is the leading UN entity on human rights. OHCHR represents the world’s commitment to the promotion and protection of the full range of human rights and freedoms set out in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Types of assistance offered by the organisation:


Target group: human rights defenders

Operates worldwide 

The Minorities Fellowship Programme is a comprehensive training programme for human rights and minority rights defenders belonging to national or ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities.