Criminalisation

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For Those Who Died Trying (TEDx)

Award-winning British freelance photographer Luke Duggleby tells the stories of people in Thailand who sacrificed their lives for their causes, who died trying to defend human rights, as part of a TEDxTalks in Khon Kaen. For Those Who Died Trying is a photo exhibition by Luke Duggleby and co-organised by Protection International and the Canadian embassy of Thailand, which presents photographs of 37 murdered or abducted human rights defenders in Thailand by placing a portrait of the victim, when possible at the exact placewhere they were murdered or went missing.

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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-hydroelectric projects.

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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 particular context of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Open the report here (only available in French)

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Protection International (PI) launches the second edition of a new publication series on criminalisation, Criminalisation of rural-based human rights defenders in Kenya – Impact and counterstrategies, which analyses the criminalization of human rights defenders in Kenya in its multiple forms, the impact and the counterstrategies used by HRDs to fight and prevent criminalization.

Open and download the report.

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La date du 19 décembre 2016 marquera la fin constitutionnelle du mandat du Présidant Kabila en République démocratique du Congo. Suite aux récents épisodes de violence et de répression que connaît le pays, le risque de violations des droits fondamentaux grandit à mesure que cette échéance approche.

L’unité de recherche et training de Protection International a produit le document “10 Bonnes pratiques pour les défenseurs de droits humains” qui fournit aux défenseurs des recommandations préventives en termes de sécurité physique et digitale.

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This manual contains best practices and mechanisms for coping the processes aimed against HRDs, their organizations and communities. Available in Spanish.

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This manual contains best practices and mechanisms for coping the processes aimed against HRDs, their organizations and communities. Available in Spanish.

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