ICAAD is a human rights organization working at the intersection of legal innovation and human centered design.


Capacity Building

Partnering with local NGOs and governments to leverage our expertise and resources as a means of enhancing their advocacy efforts.

Advocacy & Reform

Leveraging legal and policy expertise to reform discriminatory laws, policies, and cultural norms.

Emerging Tech

Exploring how transformational technologies can be effectively integrated into human rights practice.

Data & Research

Providing data to fill gaps in knowledge for judiciaries, NGOs, governments, and other international bodies. 

Systemic Approach. International Impact.

Collaboration with the Fijian judiciary to issue practice directives, informed by data, to all magistrates on improving access to justice and removing bias in domestic violence and sexual offence cases.
Built capacity for IntraHealth International’s Executive Team (an organisation with 500 employees in 37 countries) by sharing ICAAD’s systems approach to linking justice and health sector advocacy to combat structural discrimination.
Our collaboration with local NGO Nazdeek to empower women on tea gardens and slums in India resulted in improved health care delivery, increased responsiveness of doctors and nurses, reduced bribery, and more consistent/new food rations for pregnant women.


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