Throughout history, there have been many women human rights activists who have made significant contribution to the field. The list includes many familiar and great female human rights activists such as Hillary Clinton, Rigoberta Menchú, Amal Alamuddin, Anita Roddick, Shirin Ebadi.The women human rights activists featured in this list are from United States, United Kingdom, Canada & Australia and many more countries.
Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton
26 October 1947, American
Former First Lady, Political Leader
Amal AlamuddinAmal Clooney
03 February 1978, Lebanese, British
Lawyer, Activist

Bianca JaggerBianca Jagger
02 May 1945, Nicaraguan, British
Actress

Laurie HoldenLaurie Holden
17 December 1969, American
Actress

Melissa MathisonMelissa Mathison
03 June 1950, American
Screenwriter

Jorja FoxJorja Fox
07 July 1968, American
Actress
Yolanda KingYolanda King
17 November 1955, American
Activist

Graça MachelGraça Machel
17 October 1945, Mozambican
Politician

Anita RoddickAnita Roddick
23 October 1942, British
 

Rigoberta MenchúRigoberta Menchú
09 January 1959, Guatemalan
Activist,Politician,Author
Edith Dircksey CowanEdith Cowan
02 August 1861, Australian
Social Campaigner

Shirin EbadiShirin Ebadi
21 June 1947, Iranian
Human Rights Activist
Caroline Jones ChisholmCaroline Chisholm
30 May 1808, British
Immigrant Welfare Activist

Lillian WaldLillian Wald
10 March 1867, American
Humanitarian, Nurse, Activist

Maggie McGuaneMaggie McGuane
28 October 1976, Canadian
Margot Kidder's Daughter
Joan Chandos BaezJoan Chandos Baez
09 January 1941, American
Singer

Angelina GrimkeAngelina Grimke
20 February 1805, American
Abolitionist, Women's Rights Activist
K. D. Lang K. D. Lang
02 November 1961, Canadian
Singer, Songwriter

Manisha KoiralaManisha Koirala
16 August 1970, Indian, Nepalese
Actress

Kerry KennedyKerry Kennedy
08 September 1959, American
Human rights activist
Jane ElliottJane Elliott
27 May 1933, American
Schoolteacher

Lady Miss KierLady Miss Kier
15 August 1963, American
Singer
Shiva RoseShiva Rose
08 February 1969, Iranian, American
Actress

Lorraine HansberryLorraine Hansberry
19 May 1930, American
Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter,

Gloria AllredGloria Allred
03 July 1941, American
Attorney

Mahasweta DeviMahasweta Devi
14 January 1926, Indian
Human rights activist, Writer, Poet, Novelist,
Ophelia DahlOphelia Dahl
12 May 1964, American
Human rights activist
SugathakumariSugathakumari
03 January 1934, Indian
Writer, Human rights activist, Children's writer

Asma JahangirAsma Jahangir
27 January 1952, Pakistani
Human rights activist, Lawyer

Oodgeroo NoonuccalOodgeroo Noonuccal
03 November 1920, Australian
Poet, Author, Human rights activist, Writer

Nellie McClungNellie McClung
20 October 1873, Canadian
Novelist, Writer, Politician, Human rights
Yelena BonnerYelena Bonner
15 February 1923, Turkmen, American
Human rights activist

Megan LeslieMegan Leslie
29 September 1973, Canadian
Politician, Human rights activist

Pınar SelekPınar Selek
08 October 1971, Turkish
Writer, Sociologist, Human rights activist,