Why is human rights measurement important?
Many excellent organisations monitor human rights and report on abuses.
HRMI fills a very specific gap – the measurement of each country’s performance.
Our research methods mean that we can now track the progress of countries over time and show when things improve or deterioriate. These hard numbers are useful tools we can put in the hands of human rights advocates, governments, media, the private sector, and anyone committed to helping leaders prioritise human rights.
Here’s what experts have to say about the need for good data: