What's New at Front Line?

Human Rights Defenders and Business: New Joint Report From Front Line Defenders, IHRB, and Civil Rights Defendersposted on: 2015/12/16

A new report Human Rights Defenders and Business: Searching for Common Ground demonstrates the critical need for businesses to work with, rather than against, human rights defenders.

Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition Launches Documentation Manualposted on: 2015/12/10

Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition is introducing its new publication, “Gendering Documentation: A Manual For and About Women Human Rights Defenders”.

SUPPORT THE DRAFT RESOLUTION ON RECOGNIZING THE ROLE OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS AND THE NEED FOR THEIR PROTECTIONposted on: 2015/11/24

Front Lines Defenders joins other NGOs and human rights defenders calling on member states of the United Nations General Assembly to support the draft resolution on recognizing the role of human rights defenders and the need for their protection.

Peru: Attempted assassination and death threats against Cesar Estrada Chuquilin travelling to the Front Line Defenders Dublin Platformposted on: 2015/11/02

Front Line Defenders urgently calls on the government of Peru to carry out a full and independent investigation into the recent assassination attempt on environmental rights defender Cesar Estrada Chuquilin.