Voices Against Indifference Initiative

The Harry Wu Project

January – February 2000

While each humanitarian visiting Charlotte speaks to the overall Echo themes of tolerance, justice and individual initiative, our speakers also highlight particular issues most relevant to their experience.  For more information on issues presented by Harry Wu, or to find opportunities to get involved, please visit the following.

Human Rights in China

An international, Chinese, non-governmental organization with a mission to promote universally recognized human rights and advance the institutional protection of these rights in the People’s Republic of China (China).


Laogai Research Foundation

Gathers information and raises public awareness of human rights abuses in China, with particular emphasis on the laogai.


The China Information Center

A nonprofit organization that engages in research projects on China’s politics, economy, social and cultural development.