Protection

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Burma: Bo Kyi, Joint-Secretary of the Assistance Association for Political Prisoners-Burma (3 min40 EN)

Despite repeated calls by the international community, including the United
Nations, the EU, ASEAN and the Burmese democracy movement, the “new
government” established after the recent flawed electoral process continues to
refuse to release almost 2,000 political prisoners held in Burmese prisons. Their
immediate and unconditional release is one of the key benchmarks necessary for
genuine national reconciliation to take place.

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Nepal:”Loktantra!” (25 min EN)

In May 28th 2008, Nepal became a federal republic after 239 years of Hindu monarchy and 10 years of a Maoist rebellion held by Prachanda (“the fierce one”).
In August 2008, Prachanda has been elected as Prime Minister by the Constitutional Assembly, mostly Maoists since the elections of April.

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Uganda: “Protection Desk Uganda a portrait” (20 min EN)

A portrait of the Protection Desk Uganda, a project of Protection International in partnership with the East and Horn of Africa Human Rights Defenders Project (EHAHRDP).
Nora, Stephen, Helen, Yona and Martin are the team running the PDU, offering security and protection training and counseling to human rights defenders from 13 countries in the East and Horn of Africa sub-region.

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This is about vigilance and “countervigilance”. This is a useful tool to help what we call “to be vigilant”.Available in English and Spanish.

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