– Minority Rights Group International

MRGMinority Rights Group International is the leading international human rights organization working to secure rights for ethnic, religious and linguistic minorities and indigenous people around the world.

MRG works with minority communities through their many and varied programmes, providing education and training to enable them to claim their rightful place in society.  They carry out media and advocacy work and lobby governments and the United Nations alongside and on behalf of minorities.

MRG Produce authoritative publications that are widely valued by academics and journalists, while their pioneering legal cases work is advancing the protection of minorities under international law.

MRG’s work and the evaluation of their efforts offers overwhelming evidence that the inclusion of minority communities leads to stronger, more cohesive societies.  Believing that exclusion can result in instability, conflict, and in the most extreme cases, genocide. They have worked with over 150 partners across 60 countries for more than 40 years to promote peaceful coexistence and sustainable social change.

Read more information about this organisation on MRG’s website.