Research the Human Rights Situation
It is important for travelers to be aware of the major human rights concerns in their destination. Many organizations, such as those listed below, release reports and information documenting the human rights situations in various countries worldwide.
-United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights Country Reports
-Amnesty International Country Reports
Locate Your Embassy
Travelers should keep contact details of their home country's embassy when visiting foreign countries. Information about U.S. and other embassies worldwide can be accessed through the links below.
-United States Embassies and Consulates (from the U.S. Department of State)
-EmbassyPages Directory of Embassies, Consulates, and Other Diplomatic Representations