HUM. Human Rights
Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:
Overview The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is a national association of female faculty and college educated women for the development of women’s education and professional opportunities. The association was organized in Boston in 1882. The Boulder Branch was established in 1926, largely by the efforts of Antoinette Bigelow, Dean of Women of the University of Colorado.
Dates: 1984 - 1993
Overview This collection includes publications of various topics and records concerning human rights abuses involved in various countries, that have been found and recorded by Amnesty International, a non-governmental organization. This collection also holds manuals and handbooks about Amnesty International.
Scope and Contents Babi Yar Park is located in Denver, Colorado. It is a 27-acre meemorial park designed by Lawrence Halpring and Satoru Nishita to commemorate the 1941-1943 massacre of Ukrainian Jews and others in Kiev by the Nazis.
Dates: 1978 - 1991
Overview Papers 1985-1989 concerning the Boulder- Jalapa Sister City Project.
Dates: 1985 - 1989
Overview C. C. Eckhardt (1878-1946) joined the University of Colorado history faculty in 1911 as a specialist in modern European history. He served as head of the University's Historical Collections and was chairman of the History Department from 1935-1945. He chaired the Faculty Senate committee on minorities during the late 1930s, which investigated racism and bias at the University of Colorado. The papers reflect his interests in Colorado church history and European history and include...
Dates: 1926 - 1946
Overview The CISPES Collection contains the papers of the CISPES organization (The Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador) founded in 1980. This political organization was founded to oppose United States intervention in Central America, namely El Salvador. The goals of the organization included: “to end all forms of U.S. intervention in El Salvador and all of Central America and the Caribbean,” as well as “to provide direct support for the Salvadoran people through: material aid, and...
Overview Case files in Spanish documenting killings, extrajudicial executions, disappearances, torture, and other human rights abuses in El Salvador 1974-1992.
Dates: 1974 - 1992
Overview Files contain the papers of Dr. Melvin Pomerantz from his tenure, as a founder, co-chair and member of the Committee for Concerned Scientists (1972-1994). The collection of papers includes a great deal of the Committee for Concerned Scientists’ correspondence, meeting notes, and information on specific cases in which they became involved. The bulk of the collection deals with the significant role C.C.S. played in pursuing the advancement of human rights of scientists in all parts of the...
Dates: 1972 - 1994
Dates: 1960 - 1980
Overview Papers pertain to the sociology of women in society, the women's movement, sex roles in society, labor issues, race issues and the Detroit economic crisis 1980-1983. Papers contain information concerning the Women's Studies Program at the University of Colorado and at Wayne State University; the 1975 International Women's Year; the 1980 World Conference of the United Nations Decade for Women; the 1985 World Conference to Review and Evaluate the U.N. Decade for Women; the International Project...
Dates: 1975 - 1983
Scope and Contents The Guatemala Human Rights Commission (GHRC) Papers consist of newspaper articles from Guatemalan newspapers, indexes of information and news briefs used to write the Update published by the GHRC. Also included are copies of these updates, published by the Commission on the subject of human rights issues in Guatemala. Guide available for first Accession; preliminary inventory available for 2nd Accession in Special Collections and Archives.
Dates: 1992 - 2000
Scope and Contents The Guatemala Human Rights Commission (GHRC) Papers consist of newspaper articles from Guatemalan newspapers, indexes of information and news briefs used to write the Update published by the GHRC. Also included are copies of these updates, published by the Commission on the subject of human rights issues in Guatemala.
Dates: 1968 - 2002
Overview Humanitas International Human Rights Committee was organized by Joan Baez in 1979, the group worked to focus attention on human rights violations in Vietnam, the boat people, the plight of Cambodian refugees, human rights violations in Latin America, and elsewhere, as well as supporting disarmament, nonviolence, and opposing the death penalty. The collection contains correspondence, minutes, finances, publications, newspaper clippings, subject files, audio/visual materials, and information on...
Dates: 1966 - 1992
Overview The International Peace Research Association (IPRA) was founded in 1965 to bring social science researchers together to work on peace research. IPRA holds biennial conferences to share research on peace and related topics. IPRA also encourages global peace education and the spread of peace research around the world. IPRA members come from a variety of nations. The IPRA files contain the administrative files of the organization, papers from IPRA’s biennial conferences, numerous pacifist and...
Dates: 1963 - 1998
Overview 2 linear feet, 1984-1990 The Marin Interfaith Task Force is grassroots human rights organization dedicated to supporting the social justice movements in Latin America and the Caribbean, along with educating North Americans about the realities of the Americas and the role the US plays there. Founded in 1985, we are also known as the Marin Interfaith Task Force on the Americas (MITF). The collection contains papers and videos related to human rights abuses during El Salvador’s civil war.
Dates: 1984 - 1990
Overview Case files in Spanish documenting killings, extrajudicial executions, disappearances, torture, and other human rights abuses in El Salvador 1975-1993. The case files contain biographical information about the victim including the date and place of the event, who is held responsible, and a detailed description of the circumstances surrounding the report.
Dates: 1975 - 1993
Overview Case files in Spanish documenting killings, extrajudicial executions, disappearances, and other human rights abuses in El Salvador 1977-1987. The case files contain biographical information about the victim including the date and place of the event, who is held responsible, and a description of the circumstances surrounding the report. Reports and publications in Spanish also document the human rights situation in El Salvador.
Dates: 1977 - 1987