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.
Amal AlamuddinAmal Clooney
(Lawyer, Activist)

03 February 1978

Lebanese,British

Hillary ClintonHillary Clinton
(Former First Lady, Political Leader)

26 October 1947

American

Bianca JaggerBianca Jagger
(Actress)

02 May 1945

Nicaraguan,British

Laurie HoldenLaurie Holden
(Actress)

17 December 1969

American

Jorja FoxJorja Fox
(Actress)

07 July 1968

American

Yolanda KingYolanda King
(Activist)

17 November 1955

American

Rigoberta MenchúRigoberta Menchú
(Activist,Politician,Author)

09 January 1959

Guatemalan

Graça MachelGraça Machel
(Politician)

17 October 1945

Mozambican

Anita RoddickAnita Roddick

23 October 1942

British

Edith Dircksey CowanEdith Cowan
(Social Campaigner)

02 August 1861

Australian

Shirin EbadiShirin Ebadi
(Human Rights Activist)

21 June 1947

Iranian

Caroline Jones ChisholmCaroline Chisholm
(Immigrant Welfare Activist)

30 May 1808

British

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Lillian WaldLillian Wald
(Humanitarian, Nurse, Activist)

10 March 1867

American

Maggie McGuaneMaggie McGuane
(Margot Kidder's Daughter)

28 October 1976

Canadian

Angelina GrimkeAngelina Grimke
(Abolitionist, Women's Rights Activist)

20 February 1805

American

K. D. Lang K. D. Lang
(Singer, Songwriter)

02 November 1961

Canadian

Joan Chandos BaezJoan Chandos Baez
(Singer)

09 January 1941

American

Lorraine HansberryLorraine Hansberry
(Writer, Theatre director, Screenwriter, Playwright, Human rights activist)

19 May 1930

American

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Mahasweta DeviMahasweta Devi
(Human rights activist, Writer, Poet, Novelist, Educator, Short story writer)

14 January 1926

Indian

Ophelia DahlOphelia Dahl
(Human rights activist)

12 May 1964

American

Nellie McClungNellie McClung
(Novelist, Writer, Politician, Human rights activist, Feminist)

20 October 1873

Canadian

Asma JahangirAsma Jahangir
(Human rights activist, Lawyer)

27 January 1952

Pakistani

Oodgeroo NoonuccalOodgeroo Noonuccal
(Poet, Author, Human rights activist, Writer)

03 November 1920

Australian

SugathakumariSugathakumari
(Writer, Human rights activist, Children's writer)

03 January 1934

Indian

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Yelena BonnerYelena Bonner
(Human rights activist)

15 February 1923

Turkmen,American

Megan LeslieMegan Leslie
(Politician, Human rights activist)

29 September 1973

Canadian

Pınar SelekPınar Selek
(Writer, Sociologist, Human rights activist, Children's writer)

08 October 1971

Turkish