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GUATEMALA: EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT (EP) MOBILISES FOR HRDS
PROTECTION SUPPORT FUND - CALL FOR PROPOSALS
PI LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN "VOICES OF DEFENDERS IN DRC"
  • GUATEMALA: EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT (EP) MOBILISES FOR HRDS

    Worrying statistics for human rights defenders (HRDs) in Guatemala has led the European Parliament to approve on an urgent resolution on the situation of HRDs in Guatemala during its plenary session on 16 February in Strasbourg. Between January and November 2016, 223 assaults were registered against HDRs as well as 14 killings and 7 attempted murders. Eurodeputies expressed their concerns and acknowledged the work carried out by HDRs in Guatemala [...]

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  • 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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  • PI LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN "VOICES OF DEFENDERS IN DRC"

    “Voices of Defenders in DRC ” denounces the shrinking space for human rights defenders (HRDs) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo who struggle in a context of rising political unrest. Protection International advocates for better protection of HRDs so they can continue their activities safely. The PI team in DRC stands as a security mediator enabling HRDs to improve their protection techniques through tools and trainings. PI supports consultations, [...]

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