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NEW DOCUMENTARY 'PROTECTING THE RAINBOW' SCREENS AT ASEAN FILM FESTIVAL Draft law to protect HRDs in Honduras in Crisis irene
NEW DOCUMENTARY 'PROTECTING THE RAINBOW' SCREENS AT ASEAN FILM FESTIVAL
A DRAFT LAW TO PROTECT HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN HONDURAS IN CRISIS
WOMEN WHO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS - IRENE PETRAS
  • NEW DOCUMENTARY 'PROTECTING THE RAINBOW' SCREENS AT ASEAN FILM FESTIVAL

    Wednesday April 23rd, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – Protection International (PI) and its local Indonesian partner Arus Pelangi screened for the first time their new documentary “Protecting the Rainbow” at this year’s ASEAN People’s Forum Film Festival. The film was screened in the second session under the theme Non-Discrimination & Equality, and had more than 200 attendees. The Story Since 2010, PI’s local Protection Desk Indonesia has partnered with Arus Pelangi, a Jakarta-based organization working for the right [...]

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  • A DRAFT LAW TO PROTECT HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN HONDURAS IN CRISIS

    NGOs send an open letter to National Congress with concerns about draft Law to protect Human Rights Defenders in Honduras A new draft law to protect Human Rights Defenders, Journalists, Social Communicators and Legal Practitioners is currently before Congress in Honduras. The bill allows for the creation of a protection mechanism and a National Protection Council made up of government and civil society representatives that will implement various protection measures tailored [...]

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  • WOMEN WHO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS - IRENE PETRAS

      The human rights record of Zimbabwe is a tainted one. Despite challenges, Zimbabwe has a dedicated human rights community, Irene Petras tells us. Irene is the Executive Director of Zimbabwe Lawyers for Human Rights (ZLHR). She tells us about the context in which human rights defenders must work in Zimbabwe.   Irene joined ZLHR in 2002 and has been its Executive Director since 2008. The organisation provides legal support [...]

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