NGO Directories

Directory of Development Organizations

UNESCO Database of NGOs

World Organization of Non Governmental Organizations (WANGO)

Websites & Resources

Center for Global Development Independent think tank focused on mitigating global poverty and inequality through policy change in the U.S. and other first world countries

Centre for the Study of Globalisation and Regionalisation (CSGR) European-based organization dedicated to researching global and regional political economies.

Human Rights Watch International organization dedicated to defending and protecting human rights

Human Trafficking Center Housed at the Josef Korbel School of International Studies (University of Denver), HTC provides research that improves inter-organizational cooperation and accountability, influences anti-trafficking policy, and raises public awareness about the problem

International Monetary Fund (IMF): Provides information on how economics have a global impact

Trafficking in Persons 2018 (report from U.S. State Department): "This year’s report focuses on effective ways local communities can address human trafficking proactively and on how national governments can support and empower them."

UNAIDS Works towards stopping new HIV infections, ensuring that everyone living with HIV has access to HIV treatment, protecting and promoting human rights and producing data for decision-making

United Nations Human Rights (Office of the High Commissioner) 

UNICEF: This resource focuses on socioeconomic issues, particularly education and health, affecting children worldwide

World Bank: Their mission is to increase economic development and reduce poverty

World Health Organization: Health-based international organization serving all nations within the UN. This resource has information about global health initiatives as well as issues affecting individual countries.

International Data

City Population

Country Statistical Yearbooks: An Alphabetical Index

Statistical Sites of the World Wide Web

United States Data

American FactFinder

Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics

San Diego Data

SANDAG - Demographics and other data