AidIndia.org - Projects Database
" Learning humility, purity and simple-living from those who don't take too much from the earth...
Targetting the problems of hunger, disease and oppression that sadden their lives...

Inspiring in each other trust, confidence and support for one another... "

A I D

OUR MISSION

     
 
Home
Distribution
Projects
NGOs
Admin
Resources
My Account
   
back help  

  Record ~

 

 
       

  

     

  NGO Name

Socio-Legal Information Center/ Human Ri..

  Year Established

1989

  Primary Contact

Colin Gonsalves

  Address

16, Tardeo Air-Conditioned Market

 

Building Cooperatine. Society Ltd.

  District

1st Floor, Tardeo, Mumbai

  State

Maharashtra

  PIN

400034

  Email

contact@hrln.org

  Phone 1

91-11-24378854

  Phone 2

-

  Fax

-

     

  NGO Work

 

  Category

Human Rights Lawyer Support

  Website

www.hrln.org

  Annual Budget

Rs.85,795,425

  FCRA clearance?

Yes

 

 

         

  NGO Visit Information

  Contact Info.

Aravinda Pillalamarri, AID Jeevansaathi (Fellow), Several visits (see report)

 
 
   

  NGO - Chapter / Coordinator

  Number of chapters or coords coordinating this ngo

  1

 

  Send email to chapter coords?

  -

 
  +  CollegePark / Sonika Sethi
   

  Projects List

Amount Funded

 

 Total 

$ 0

 

 

 

   View Files / Web Links

 

    Click here to view files

 

    Click here to view web links

 

 

  NGO Goals

 

 

To protect fundamental human rights, increase access to basic resources for marginalised communities, and eliminate discrimination.
To create a justice delivery system that is accessible, accountable, transparent, efficient and affordable, and works for the underprivileged.
To raise the level of pro bono legal expertise for the poor to make the work uniformly competent as well as compassionate.
To equip through professional training a ne more...

  Achievements

 

Demonstrating the Indivisibility of Human Rights:
The ‘Right to Food’ Case

The ‘Right to Food’ case exemplifies how multiple human rights issues are addressed in every aspect of HRLN’s work, demonstrating the indivisibility of human rights concerns.

HRLN filed the case of People’s Union for Civil Liberties Vs. Union of India, popularly referred to as the ‘Right to Food’ case, i more...

  Summary

 

The Human Rights Law Network (HRLN) is collective of lawyers and social activists dedicated to the use of the legal system to advance human rights, struggle against violations, and ensure access to justice for all. A non-profit, non-governmental organization, HRLN started out in 1989 as a small group of concerned lawyers and social activists from tiny premises in Bombay. Today, the Human Rights Law Network has evolved into a nationwide network of more than 200 lawyers, paralegals, and social activists spread across 26 states/union territories. Our work has directly impacted millions of people across the country and has fundamentally influenced the legal discourse on human rights in India and the sub-continent.

[HRLN is a project of the Socio-Legal Information Centre (SLIC). SLIC is more...

 
 
 

  

 
 

Copyright © 2003. Association for India's Development. All Rights Reserved   

contact : projects@aidindia.org