Think tank

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, as the first international human rights NGO based in Japan. 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
 15
Japan average
 39
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Human rights professionals
Founder gender: Other/Not applicable
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): SHIN Hae Bong
Leader gender: Male

Social

Likes (2019)
Human Rights Now
 1,682
Japan average
 8,919
Global average
 24,405
Followers (2019)
Human Rights Now
 220
Japan average
 823
Global average
 8,194

Data notes

Last updated: 30/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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