“Behind the Headlines” is the theme of the fifth edition of the Human Rights Weekend, organized by Human Rights Watch. It takes place from 27 until 29 January 2017 at De Balie in Amsterdam, where “The Uncondemned” will make its European premiere.Human Rights WatchEstablished in 1978, Human Rights Watch is a nonprofit, non-governmental human rights organization well known for its fact-finding, impartial reporting, effective use of media, and targeted advocacy, often in partnership with local human rights groups. Each year they report human rights conditions in some 90 countries, hopefully changing human rights policy and practice in a positive way.Everything You Need to Know about Human RightsHumanitarians continuously work towards the protection and promotion of human rights. Even if their main mission is different, human rights always figure in the humanitarian approach. For example, humanitarians save lives because they believe in the individual’s right to life. Here you can take a closer look at the different aspects of human rights, their characteristics, history, and more.