Resources for Civil Society Organizations

The Web site provides various resources and practical information related to international principles on fundamental freedoms, analyses of dozens of countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America, and strategies that civil society groups around the world have engaged in the past to tackle their respective restrictive environments.

Compilation of International Instruments
Conventions and charters, outlining the values and principles upheld by the Defending Civil Society Project.

Country Reports
Reports analyzing the legal frameworks governing civil society in several countries in Africa and Latin America/Caribbean. These reports are prepared by World Movement participants and legal experts.

Other Useful Tools, Handbooks, and Manuals