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Call for Nominations - 2017 Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk

NOMINATION PROCESS FOR THE 2017 FRONT LINE DEFENDERS AWARD FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS AT RISK IS NOW OPEN

Front Line Defenders is currently accepting nominations for the 2017 Annual Front Line Defenders Award for Human Rights Defenders at Risk.

The annual Front Line Defenders Award was established in 2005 to honour the work of a human rights defender who, through non-violent work, is courageously making an outstanding contribution to the promotion and protection of the human rights of others, often at great personal risk.

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Ana Mirian Romero, 2016 Front Line Defenders Award Winner

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HRD Memorial Launch in Dublin
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31 March 2015

In April 2015 Front Line Defenders and Verso Books published La Lucha: The Story of Lucha Castro and Human Rights in Mexico - the first book in a series of nonfiction graphic novels. La Lucha features the real life stories of women human rights defenders (WHRDs) in northern Mexico who confront lethal challenges in order to promote human rights, justice and accountability.

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