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Call for inputs: Country Visit to Greece

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From 13-22 June 2022, I will be visiting Greece to assess the situation for Human Rights Defenders there. Today I’m…
• 19th May 2022
Six WHRDs and Mary Lawlor

[ENG / ESP] Audiencia con personas defensoras que trabajan en América Latina sobre los derechos de las personas con discapacidad

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• 13th May 2022

Video: Counter-Terrorism & Civil Society, a short film by UN Special Rapporteur Fionnuala Ní Aoláin

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Yesterday, UN Special Rapporteur on Counterterrorism & Human Rights, Fionnuala Ní Aoláin released a video explaining the often detrimental impact…
• 12th May 2022

Meeting with Child and Youth Human Rights Defenders from Moldova

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I recently met with Child Human Rights Defenders (CHRDs) and Youth Human Rights Defenders from Moldova: Anastasya Suslov, Andreea Cazacu,…
• 10th May 2022
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UN entities concerned by arrest and sentencing of environmental human rights defenders in Viet Nam

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BANGKOK (22 April 2022) – UN Human Rights and the UN Environment Programme expressed grave concern over the arrest, detention…
• 25th Apr 2022

UN Report on the situation for Human Rights Defenders in Pacific Islands

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The UN released a report this month analysing the environment in which Human Rights Defenders operate in the Pacific islands…
• 22nd Apr 2022

Discussing Indigenous Child Human Rights Defenders at UNICEF event

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Yesterday, the mandate participated in the first meeting of a UNICEF community of practice on Indigenous Children’s Rights, regarding indigenous…
• 7th Apr 2022
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What I’m hearing from defenders of the rights of LGBT people in Poland

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Last week I launched the campaign “Diversity in Adversity” with Polish Human Rights Defender (HRD) Bart Staszewski. Bart’s case is…
• 5th Apr 2022

Global Citizen campaign to end extreme poverty

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Last week Global Citizen ran a story on quotes from various international public figures, as part of their “end extreme…
• 4th Apr 2022

Guest Blog: Key LGBT NGO facing liquidation in Russia

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What follows is a guest blog by the Human Rights Defender Svetlana Zakharova. On March 29, one of the district…
• 25th Mar 2022
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UN experts issue joint statement on defenders of LGBT people’s rights

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Dublin/Washington DC – Wednesday March 23, 2022: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Defenders of the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans…
• 24th Mar 2022

مقابلتي الأسبوع الماضي مع قناة الجزيرة تناقش وضع المدافعين عن حقوق الإنسان في أوكرانيا

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مقابلتي الأسبوع الماضي مع قناة الجزيرة تناقش وضع المدافعين عن حقوق الإنسان في أوكرانيا
• 22nd Mar 2022