• Farmworker in Immokalee, Florida. (Photo by Scott Robertson for Coalition of Immokalee Workers)

  • Susana Fried, a women’s rights advocate, & Caroline Bettinger-Lòpez, counsel to Jessica Lenahan, discuss Jessica’s successful case before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. (Photo courtesy of Columbia Law School)

  • Low-wage workers from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor lead the fight for fair commercial development that respects human rights and maximizes public benefits and sustainability. (Photo courtesy of United Workers)

  • Students of Youth Justice Coalition’s FREE LA High School lead a site visit of the school for domestic human rights advocates. (Photo by Hiroshi Landazuri)

  • Low-wage workers and allies from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor lead the fight for fair commercial development that respects human rights and maximizes public benefits and sustainability. (Photo courtesy of United Workers)

  • The US Human Rights Network and its allies hold a rally to uphold human rights abuses in New Orleans following hurricane Katrina. (Photo by Janvieve Williams Comrie for the US Human Rights Network)

  • Youth at UCCRO’s Intergenerational Grassroots Human Rights Program. (Josina Morita for United Congress of Community and Religious Organizations)

  • Border Network for Human Rights in El Paso, Texas mobilizes its membership of over 4,000 individuals in support of accountable border security, comprehensive immigration reform, and the promotion and protection of civil and human rights. (Photo by Saul Soto)

  • Urban Justice Center’s Human Rights Program leads a protest of the Willets Point redevelopment plan in the area surrounding the NY Mets’ stadium, CitiField. (Photo courtesy of Urban Justice Center)

The Sunrise Initiative for Human Rights in the U.S.

The Sunrise Initiative for Human Rights in the u.s. (Sunrise) is a partnership of donors that pools resources to support the expansion and strengthening of a movement for human rights in the United States, providing strategic support to domestic organizations working to hold the U.S. accountable for human rights and advance policies and practices to ensure full enjoyment of those rights for all people.