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SECURITY AND PROTECTION MANAGEMENT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS AND SOCIAL ORGANISATIONS
THE WOMEN WHO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS – REHANA HASHMI
THE WOMEN WHO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS - ALEJANDRA ANCHEITA
  • SECURITY AND PROTECTION MANAGEMENT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS AND SOCIAL ORGANISATIONS

    PI online training course   Summary Designed for: NGOs, social organisations and individuals. Duration: 60 hours over 12 weeks (approximately 5 hours per week) (2 February-27 April 2015) Online Distance learning course (using Moodle) Hosted by PI training staff (protection experts with extensive training experience in many countries).   Why take this course? Education and training for Human Rights Defenders is a broad subject with different needs. One such need, [...]

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  • THE WOMEN WHO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS – REHANA HASHMI

    Protection International interviews Rehana Hashmi Still taken from “Notes to our Sons and Daughters” Project © 2015 Alexis Dixon   It’s dangerous being a woman in Pakistan. A report of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan shows just how much by listing the numerous challenges that are faced by Pakistani women. It’s even more dangerous being a Pakistani woman that defends human rights. Being the target of death threats and [...]

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  • THE WOMEN WHO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS - ALEJANDRA ANCHEITA

    Protection International interviews Alejandra Ancheita Alejandra Ancheita, the newest Laureate of the 2014 Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders visited Brussels in November 2014. Protection International (PI) was able to sit down with her.   Alejandra, a Mexican lawyer and human rights activist, is the founder and Executive Director of Proyecto de Derechos Economicos, Sociales y Cuturales. Together with ProDESC, she has worked tirelessly with labour workers, migrants and indigenous communities [...]

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A global observatory on national policies on defenders’ protection

BEST PRACTICES - LESSONS LEARNT
02 DECEMBER 2014

In recent years several governments have developed specific national mechanisms to protect defenders, all of them in countries seriously [...]

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Online trainings on security and protection management for defenders and social organisations

UPCOMING COURSE:
2 February-27 April 2015