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PI PUBLISHES CRIMINALISATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS
PI SUPPORTS THE CAMPAIGN “SECURITY FOR ALL”
PI RELEASE JOINT STATEMENT WITH EHAHRDP & CIVICUS ON THE SPECIAL SESSION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL ON BURUNDI
  • PI PUBLISHES CRIMINALISATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS

    All over the world criminal laws and other legal provisions are used to attack human rights defenders (HRDs) to hamper their work in the defence and promotion of human rights. Protection International’s first global report on criminalisation of HRDs: Criminalisation of Human Rights Defenders – Categorisation of the problem and measures in response (available in also in French and Spanish) aims to provide responses to protection challenges for criminalised HRDs, civil [...]

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  • PI SUPPORTS THE CAMPAIGN “SECURITY FOR ALL”

    Washington D.C. January 11, 2016 – Protection International joined experts, companies, and organizations in more than 35 countries in asking world leaders to support strong encryption and to reject any law, policy, or mandate that would undermine digital security. The letter is now open to public support and is hosted at https://www.SecureTheInternet.org. In France, India, the U.K, China, the U.S., and beyond, governments are considering legislation and other proposals that [...]

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  • PI RELEASE JOINT STATEMENT WITH EHAHRDP & CIVICUS ON THE SPECIAL SESSION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL ON BURUNDI

    Joint EHAHRDP, Protection International and CIVICUS Statement on the Special Session of the Human Rights Council on preventing the further deterioration of the human rights situation in Burundi   On 17 December 2015, a Special Session of the Human Rights Council took place to address the deeply concerning deterioration of the human rights situation in Burundi. The East and Horn of Africa Human Rights Defenders Project (EHAHRDP), Protection International (PI) [...]

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