WOLA: Advocacy for Human Rights in the Americas

About Us

WOLA is a leading research and advocacy organization advancing human rights in the Americas.

WOLA is a leading research and advocacy organization advancing human rights in the Americas. We envision a future where public policies protect human rights and recognize human dignity, and where justice overcomes violence. WOLA tackles problems that transcend borders and demand cross-border solutions. We create strategic partnerships with courageous people making social change—advocacy organizations, academics, religious and business leaders, artists, and government officials. Together, we advocate for more just societies in the Americas.

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We help create impact throughout the Americas

Partner

We partner with courageous people throughout the Americas to identify urgent human rights problems.

Research

We bring decades of expertise to analyze these problems and propose concrete policy solutions.

Advocate

We advance human rights by combining cutting-edge communications and advocacy strategies.

Impact

By changing policies we create lasting impact for human rights and social justice in the Americas.

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