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PROTECTION SUPPORT FUND - CALL FOR PROPOSALS
"FOR THOSE WHO DIED TRYING" EXHIBIT OPENS IN THE NETHERLANDS
THAI AUTHORITIES WITHDRAW COMPUTER-RELATED ALLEGATIONS AGAINST TWO LAND RIGHTS DEFENDERS
  • PROTECTION SUPPORT FUND - CALL FOR PROPOSALS

    Open from December 1st 2016 until March 15th 2017 THE CALL In October 2015, Protection International (PI) became member of a consortium carrying the EU Human Rights Defenders Mechanism under the name of ProtectDefenders.eu. This call for proposals is organised thanks of the funds allocated under the component 2 (C2) of the Protect Defenders fund, in order to reinforce the sustainability of local human rights organisations. The call prioritises proposals [...]

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  • "FOR THOSE WHO DIED TRYING" EXHIBIT OPENS IN THE NETHERLANDS

    Upcoming exhibition locations: Dordrecht, Netherlands Dates: 15-29 January 2017, Wednesday – Sunday, 14:00 – 20:00 Location: DOOR, Voorstraat 142 Opening Event: 15th January at 16:00 More information: info@defendersindordrecht.org   About the project: ‘For those who died trying’ presents the photographs of 37 murdered or abducted human rights defenders in Thailand. This project by Protection International looks to remember those who died defending human rights and protecting the environment by placing [...]

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  • THAI AUTHORITIES WITHDRAW COMPUTER-RELATED ALLEGATIONS AGAINST TWO LAND RIGHTS DEFENDERS

    Protection International welcomes the decision taken by military authorities to withdraw their claims against human rights defenders, Mr. Sarayuth Ritthipin, journalist, and Mr. Chadet (Jadet) Kaewsin, community and land rights defender. On 11 December 2016 in a statement referring to Lieutenant Roengchinjarun Woothisarn and Police Lieutenant Colonel Chansak Sutaroang, deputy director for investigation, the defenders were informed in writing that they will not be prosecuted. The case regards a complaint [...]

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