Covenant House - Casa Alianza's parent organisation
Children's Related Sites (International NGOs)
AI - Children’s Rights Network - Amnesty International USA Children’s Human Rights Home
Child Rights Information Network - Global network that disseminates information about the Convention on the Rights of the Child
Childnet International - Charity committed to helping to make the Internet a great and safe place for children
ECPAT International - Organisations and individuals working together for the elimination of child prostitution, child pornography and trafficking of children for sexual purposes
HRW - Children's Rights - Human Rights Watch division that monitors human rights abuses against children around the world and campaigns to end them
Save the Children - International children’s charity working to create a better future for children
Centro para la Justicia del Derecho Internacional (CEJIL) - NGO aiming to achieve the full implementation of international human rights norms in the member States of the Organization of American States (OAS)
Libertad Latina - Dedicated to ending the Sexual Oppression of Latina & Indigenous Women & Children in the Americas
Michigan State University Global Access - Search their database specifically for materials on human rights
Intergovernmental Organisations (IGOs)
ILO - International Program on the Elimination of Child Labour International Labour Organization program that works towards the elimination of child labour
OAS - Inter-American Children's Institute Specialized Organization of the Organization of the American States
UNICEF - Homepage of the United Nations Children's Fund
Musicians Supporting Casa Alianza
Gareth Davies-Jones - Singer/songwriter who draws attention, through music, to injustice in a hurting world.
Martyn Joseph - Welsh singer/songwriters's site and a useful resource on ways to share ideas and make a difference.
Nerina Pallot - Singer /Songwriter nominated for Brits 2007 Best British Female Artist
Ricky Martin Foundation - Educating and Supporting the International Framework for The Elimination Of Trafficking In Persons, Especially Children
Suzanne Vega's Web site - World renowned singer/songwriter and child advocate Suzanne Vega’s website
Forced Migration Review - The leading practitioner journal on refugee studies
http://www.maya.org.uk - For anything to do with the Maya, consult the Guatemala Maya Indian Centre in London.
Mexicolore - Mexicolore is a small independent company based in London providing specialist educational services on Mexico and the Aztecs.
Pan American Health Organization - International public health agency with 100 years of experience working to improve health and living standards of the people of the Americas
Planetary Voices - Planetary Voices; a Green Radio audio site featuring environmental issues, human rights, peace work and life affirming interviews. In the human rights section, hear Suzanne Vega, former Death Row prisoner Sunny Jacobs, James Mawdsley – imprisoned in Burma, and Fred Shortland of Casa Alianza, on how their beliefs have led them to campaign on Justice.
The Communication Initiative - A partnership of development organisations seeking to support advances in the effectiveness and scale of communication interventions for positive international development
Specific Children's Rights Issues
Anti Slavery - Anti-Slavery International's site dedicated to the combat against child labour
Children and Armed Conflict Unit - Provides accessible information on armed conflicts and children, relevant international standards and norms as well as good practices relating to children
PANGAEA Street Children - Worldwide Resource Library about street children
The Society for the Prevention of Solvent and Volatile Substance Abuse - Website of Re-Solv, the national charity solely dedicated to the prevention of solvent and volatile substance abuse (VSA)
Alaska to Argentina - Annette Pearson is riding from Alaska to Argentina by bike to raise funds and awareness of Casa Alianza's work.