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2017 Dublin Platform

17-19 October 2017

The 2017 Dublin Platform took place from the 17th to 19th of October in Dublin Castle, bringing together more than 110 human rights defenders from 99 different countries, to share experiences, learn from each other and come up with new and more effective strategies for their security and protection.

Simon Coveney at Dublin Platform
Irish Foreign Minister, Simon Coveney TD,  addressing the 2017 Dublin Platform.

2017 dublin platform group photo
HRDs in group photo to commemorate the 2017 Dublin Platform

Agnes Callamard, UN Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial Killings with Andrea Rocca, Deputy Director & HRDs.

HRDs and international guests chat between plenary sessions.

Video Playlist of HRD Testimonies