Egyptian Women rally to support Muslims and Christians national unity at Tahrir Square © AP Photo / Maya Alleruzzo


We respond immediately to human rights crises as they occur and work tirelessly to prevent situations reaching crisis point. In Australia our focus is on human rights in Asia Pacific which involves monitoring potential crisis situations and ensuring that our staff, supporters and the wider community are informed, engaged and ready to act.

A Kurdish Syrian woman walks with her child past the ruins of the town of Kobane, also known as Ain al-Arab, on March 25, 2015. © AFP/Getty Images

Syria’s missing persons need to be brought back to life

Syrian researcher and human rights activist Reem Zaitouneh explains how her world changed in 2011.

Syrians make their way through debris as they leave for a safer place following air strikes in Aleppo. © AFP/Getty Images

Arrested, detained and tortured: the reality of Syrian oppression

Syrian human rights activist Bassam al-Ahmad speaks about his experiences.

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About our Safety for Syrians campaign

As the Syrian conflict enters its sixth year, we know that with your support we can make a difference to the lives of those men, women and children living in fear.

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