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Critical part of the UNGPs 10+ Roadmap: Increasing the protection of human rights defenders in the face of strategic lawsuits against public participation
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4 February 2022 The UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights, together with the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human…
• 8th Feb 2022
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More Reports of Spyware Attacks on HRDs
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Detailed reports of the hacking of Human Rights Defenders’ phones are emerging at an alarmingly steady rate. Front Line Defenders,…
• 28th Jan 2022
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Mixed news from Egypt on Human Rights Defenders
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In the past month and into the New Year, I have heard encouraging reports about Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) in…
• 19th Jan 2022
Report on Pegasus by Accessnow and Front Line Defenders
Disturbing information that WHRDs hacked using Pegasus software in Bahrain and Jordan
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A joint report from AccessNow and Front Line Defenders has revealed that Women Human Rights Defenders Ebtisam Al-Saegh from Bahrain…
• 18th Jan 2022
Not guilty verdict of Polish Women Human Rights Defenders upheld
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On Wednesday, 12 January 2021, a Polish court upheld the dismissal of the case against Women Human Rights Defenders Ela,…
• 12th Jan 2022
Sahrawi WHRD Reports Violent Attacks Under House Arrest
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Sahrawi Woman Human Rights Defender Sultana Khaya told me she has been forcibly held under house arrest for over a…
• 23rd Dec 2021
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Briefing notes: harsh sentencing of human rights defenders in Viet Nam
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Today, the Spokesperson for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights issued the following briefing notes on the sentencing of…
• 17th Dec 2021
México: La detención y tortura de un defensor de derechos humanos pone a la luz la criminalización de la protesta social, concluye un Comité de la ONU
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• 15th Dec 2021
Morocco: Possible extradition of Uyghur Human Rights Defender Idris Hasan to China
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Uyghur Human Rights Defender Idris Hasan is awaiting imminent decision of Moroccan Cassation Court on possible extradition to #China, where…
• 6th Dec 2021
Speaking with Human Rights Defenders in Russia about the Foreign Agents’ Law
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Last Monday, I met with Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) from Russia at the webinar organised by OVD-Info, Human Rights Center…
• 3rd Dec 2021
Happy International Women Human Rights Defenders’ Day
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Today, 29 November, we celebrate International Women Human Rights Defenders’ Day. For me it is a day to remember all…
• 29th Nov 2021
Distressing news from Russia – Possible dissolution of International Memorial and HRC Memorial
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I’m hearing deeply distressing news from Russia: renowned NGOs International Memorial and HRC Memorial, who I have known & admired…
• 12th Nov 2021




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