The Protection Project

Washington DC

The Banu Foundation, through the work of co-founder Aria Mehrabi, has been an active supporter of the Protection Project, an initiative devoted to the following principles:

  • Promotion of human rights values around the world;
  • Protection of human security, and enhancement of women’s and children’s rights;
  • Fostering of civil society and NGO development through capacity building and coalition building;
  • Strengthening the rule of law by promoting citizen participation in the political process;
  • Advancing human rights education;
  • Encouraging state observance of internationally recognized human rights;
  • Eliminating trafficking in persons.
View Project