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Collective Protection of Human Rights Defenders | A collective approach to the right to defend human rights

25 Feb
public

Global

Collective Protection of Human Rights Defenders | A collective approach to the right to defend human rights aims to contribute to a shift in current prevailing narratives on the protection of human rights defenders. In a context where much attention is currently focused on the indispensable work...

Criminalization Series #4 | Stigmatisation and Criminalisation of Human Rights Defenders in Guatemala

07 Dec
public

Guatemala

On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on Human Rights Defenders, Protection International (PI) today launches the fourth publication of its Criminalisation Series, Stigmatisation and Criminalisation of Human Rights Defenders in Guatemala in the context of mega-...

The criminalization of la Lucha movement in DRC | Criminalisation Series #3

11 Jul
public

11/07/2018 - Protection International (PI) launches its report on the criminalisation of la Lucha, a citizen movement for the defence of human rights, exposing the characteristics and impacts of this criminalisation on the members of the movement and on their communities and social networks, in the...

"Rethinking the protection of Human Rights Defenders", roundtable report

21 Jun
public

Ahead of the 20th anniversary of the UN Declaration on Human Rights Defenders, Protection International and the Centre for Applied Human Rights (CAHR) of the University of York hosted an international roundtable in Brussels on 12 and 13 December 2017, entitled “Rethinking the protection of Human...