- After 5 days of struggle, 39 trafficked bonded labourers rescued from Faridabad brick kiln site
- Nanital HC orders local authorities to rehabilitate rescued labourers in a five-year-old case
- HC directs Union of India to pay 5 lakh each to two petitioners
- Judgement on the petition filed by AJAY MAKAN and ORS
- Student leader Thokchom Veewon, charged with Sedition, granted bail by Imphal Court
- Pregnant woman denied medical care in Kashmir, forced to deliver on the street which caused the death of her child
- Acid attack survivor in Assam gets due compensation and medical care after a 7 year long struggle
- Petition to quash acquisition of 1,363 acres of agricultural land by Adani Power Plant in Jharkhand
- 8 bonded labourers, two among them women, rescued in Bharuch, Gujarat.
- Bombay High Court declares having extramarital consensual same sex relationships not a criminal offense
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- Anti-trafficking and anti-slavery initiative
- Campaign against acid attack
- Campaign against sexual harassment
- Child rights initiative
- Criminal justice initiative
- Dalit rights initiative
- Defending the defenders initiative
- Disability rights initiative
- Emergency and disaster response initiative
- Environmental justice initiative
- Greater involvement of people living with hiv (gipa) initiative
- Labour rights initiative
- People’s health rights initiative
- Prisoners rights initiative
- Refugee rights initiative
- Release and rehabilitation of bonded labour
- Reproductive rights initiative
- Right to education initiative
- Right to food initiative
- Right to housing initiative
- Right to information initiative
- Secularism and peace initiative
- Sexual minority and gender rights initiative (humjinsi)
- Students for human rights
- Women’s justice initiative
We are in 27 states across India today
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Colin Gonsalves, the founder of #HRLN, has been named 2017’s Right Livelihood Award Laureate
Colin Gonsalves awarded by Centre for Reproductive Rights
Socio Legal Information center(SLIC) was awarded India NGO Awards 2013 in Large Category
Human Rights Law Network(SLIC/HRLN) recieves 2013 MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions
Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice
Doctorate to Colin Gonsalves, Founder, HRLN
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