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Global update from Acting High Commissioner for Human Rights highlights risks for HRDs
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On 12 September 2022, the UN Acting High Commissioner for Human Rights, Nada Al- Nashif, addressed the UN Human Rights…
• 13th Sep 2022
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UN disability rights committee reports reprisals against HRDs in China and Singapore
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On 9 September 2022, the UN Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities issued several country reviews. Among its…
• 12th Sep 2022
The need for a reliable visa framework to grant HRDs access to the European Union
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This week, 50 civil society organisations produced a statement calling on the European Union to guarantee a predictable and reliable…
• 9th Sep 2022
Opinion Piece: Sri Lanka should turn to human rights defenders for answers
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“It feels like the country has taken a particularly dark turn” On Monday 5 September 2022, I wrote a piece…
• 8th Sep 2022
Enforced Disappearances & Human Rights Defenders
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Today marks the international day where we remember all of those who have been victim of or affected by enforced…
• 30th Aug 2022
Kenia Hernandez
On Kenia Hernandez’s upcoming appeal hearing
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On 22 August 2022, the appeal hearing will take place against her conviction to 11 years and 3 months in…
• 19th Aug 2022
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UN report to incoming Colombian Government includes guidance to tackle rising killings of Human Rights Defenders
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The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) last week released a series of recommendations to the…
• 2nd Aug 2022
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Afghanistan: UNAMA report should be a wake-up call for international community
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On the 20 July 2022, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) released a report covering the human rights situation…
• 26th Jul 2022
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Second anniversary of Azimzhan Askarov’s death in prison
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Today marks the second anniversary of the death of Human Rights Defender Azimzhan Askarov, who died while serving a life…
• 25th Jul 2022
Michelle Bachelet concluye su visita oficial a Perú
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La Alta Comisionada de la ONU para los Derechos Humanos, Michelle Bachelet, acaba de concluir una visita para evaluar la…
• 21st Jul 2022
New ISHR database on reprisals
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The International Service for Human Rights (ISHR) has just launched a new database documenting information on reprisals against persons for…
• 14th Jul 2022
What I’m hearing from Human Rights Defenders in Libya
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We recently heard about the deterioration in the security situation of human rights defenders (HRDs) and members of the civil…
• 7th Jul 2022




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