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Human Rights Now

HRN

Tokyo, Japan

Human Rights Now (HRN) is an international human rights NGO based in Tokyo, Japan with UN special consultative status. HRN was established in 2006 by a group of human rights professionals, such as lawyers, scholars, and journalists. With over 700 members comprised of various human rights specialists, HRN works for the promotion and protection of human rights for people in the world, with a special focus on Asia.

Contact details

Website:
http://hrn.or.jp/eng/

Address:
4F Suzuki Bldg., 335 Yamabukicho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-0801 JAPAN

Country:
Japan

Sub-region:
Eastern Asia

Areas of focus

Topics of research
Geographics of focus
Japan
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Network
Year founded
2006
Age (years)
Human Rights Now
 16
Japan average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Kohki Abe
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Osamu Niikura, Kazuko Ito
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): N/A Leader(s) (2019): SHIN Hae Bong
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
Human Rights Now
 210
Japan average
 343
Global average
 86

Organisational performance

Financials
2019
Human Rights Now
 $21,802,781
Japan average
 $53,457,158
Global average
 $51,587,354

Social

Likes (2022)
Human Rights Now
 1,943
Japan average
 20,953
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
Human Rights Now
 1,907
Likes (2019)
Human Rights Now
 1,682
Subscribers (2022)
Human Rights Now
 727
Japan average
 6,283
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
Human Rights Now
 632
Followers (2022)
Human Rights Now
 2,408
Japan average
 911
Global average
 14,670
Followers (2021)
Human Rights Now
 1,839
Followers (2019)
Human Rights Now
 220

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Think Tank Initiative Directory
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