Centre for Communication Rights

believes that vibrant citizen’s media, democratic communication, and open access to information and knowledge are the cornerstones of meaningful civic participation.

Global Media Monitoring Project (GMMP)

Support the largest research and advocacy initiative focused on gender and media

Digital Justice

A new dimension of communication rights



COMMENT is the Centre for Communication Rights’ take on the rapidly changing world of communications and social media.

Internet Connectivity through Community Resolve

Internet Connectivity through Community Resolve

My family decided to move to a rural location in northern England. Knowing that my job depends on excellent internet connections, friends expressed concern that by moving away from towns and their services, I wouldn’t be able to access the internet at the same speeds...

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Qatar: Digital surveillance and human rights abuse

Qatar: Digital surveillance and human rights abuse

For many, digital surveillance is a big “So what?”, the unavoidable risk of using the technology. For others, it can mean obstruction, harassment, detention, unfair trial, and imprisonment. Over 1.2 million international visitors were expected to visit Qatar to watch...

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The map below shows a some of the initiatives we have supported over the past few years. You can filter projects by the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) with which each initiative aligns.

PHOTO CREDITS (from top): Bangladesh NP Monitoring/ University of Dhaka; Philip Lee/WACC