What's New at Front Line?

FLD in Focusposted on: 2014/07/22

FLD in Focus is a new regular feature which takes a look at how the media has been reporting on the campaigns and appeals of Front Line Defenders.

Call for new European Union Foreign Policy Chiefposted on: 2014/07/16

As the EU goes through the process of seeking a new High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, the Human Rights and Democracy Network (HRDN) has created their own job specification for the role.

HRDs in the Newsposted on: 2014/07/07

HRDs in the News is a regular news round-up which draws together news about human rights defenders (HRDs) who have been appearing in the world media.

Founder and Executive Director of Front Line Defenders, Mary Lawlor receives Légion d’Honneur from French Governmentposted on: 2014/07/04

On Thursday 03 July 2014 H E French Ambassador M Jean-Pierre Thébault presented the Order of Chevalier of the Légion d’Honneur to Ms Mary Lawlor, Founder and Executive Director of Front Line Defenders.

Joint statement on the EU conclusions on the 10th anniversary of the Guidelines on Human Rights Defendersposted on: 2014/07/03

The undersigned organisations working with and for human rights defenders (HRDs) welcome the adoption by the Council of the European Union (EU) of the 23 June 2014 Conclusions on the 10th Anniversary of the EU Guidelines on Human Rights Defenders.