The Association for Civil Rights in Israel

Country: Israel

Established in 1972, ACRI is Israel’s oldest and largest human rights organization and the only one dealing with the entire spectrum of rights and civil liberties issues in Israel and the Occupied Territories. As an independent and non-partisan organization, ACRI’s mandate is to ensure Israel’s accountability and respect for human rights by addressing violations committed by the Israeli authorities in Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories. ACRI is committed to promoting the universality of human rights and defending the human rights and civil liberties of all, regardless of religion, nationality, gender, ethnicity, political affiliation, sexual orientation or socioeconomic background. ACRI is headquartered in Tel Aviv, with offices in Jerusalem, Nazareth and Be’er Sheva.