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THE WOMEN WHO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS - ALEJANDRA ANCHEITA
PROTECTION INTERNATIONAL CONTRIBUTES TO THE 16TH EU NGO FORUM ON HUMAN RIGHTS
NEW PUBLICATION BY PROTECTION INTERNATIONAL: FOCUS 2014 REPORT
  • 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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  • PROTECTION INTERNATIONAL CONTRIBUTES TO THE 16TH EU NGO FORUM ON HUMAN RIGHTS

    Enrique Eguren   Brussels, 8 December 2014- The 16th EU NGO Forum on Human Rights has taken place on 4 and 5 December in Brussels. This annual event brought together representatives of global civil society and the EU institutions, EU Member States and international organisations. “Freedoms of expression online and offline” was the theme of this year’s Forum.   Luis Enrique Eguren, President of Protection International, contributed with a presentation to [...]

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  • NEW PUBLICATION BY PROTECTION INTERNATIONAL: FOCUS 2014 REPORT

    Since 2008, with its FOCUS Global Observatory, Protection International (PI) has specialised in researching, systematising and disseminating good practice and lessons learned in the field of public policy and legal instruments for the protection of HRDs, in addition to the permanent monitoring of the situation in several countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia in which this kind of policy has been implemented or where efforts exist to pass legislation. The fruit of [...]

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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 [...]

PI works globally, but with a local approach

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

Education and training for defenders is a broad subject with different needs. One of them is security. With this online course, we aim at helping defenders developing various skills, capacities and strategies to allow them to improve their level of security and protection.

Duration: 60 hours over 3 months (5 hours/week).

Languages: Spanish and English already started. French to come.