Front Line Defenders recognizes human rights defenders working to protect and defend any and all of the rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration on Human Rights, as well as the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights and the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights.
Among the rights/issues that HRDs work on:
#Anti-Slavery / Anti-Trafficking
#Documenting / Monitoring Violations in Conflict
#Economic, Social & Cultural Rights
#Extractive Industries / Megaprojects
#Housing Rights / Forced Evictions