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6 Marzo 2017

Ana Maria has helped hundreds of Dominicans of Haitian descent reclaim their rights, and resist racism and discrimination. Lorraine leads innovative education initiatives, to raise awareness about environmental rights in communities affected by coal mining in South Africa. Nisha successfully challenged a law discriminating against transgender people in Malaysia, and set up the first organisation providing support to the trans community in her country.

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3 Enero 2017

Más de 1000 defensores/as de derechos humanos fueron asesinados, acosados, detenidos o sujetos a campañas de desprestigio u otras violaciones de sus derechos en 2016, reportó Front Line Defenders en el lanzamiento de su Informe Anual de 2016 sobre Defensores/as de Derechos Humanos en Riesgo.

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9 Agosto 2016

Here are the activists at risk for defending them.

When members of Juan Francisco Martínez’s community found his body in January 2015, his body bore marks of torture. One of his hands was still tied with what appeared to be laces from military boots.

Juan, a human rights defender and indigenous Lenca man from Honduras, was found on 5 January 2015 in the village of Tapuyman in the Santa Elena Municipality of La Paz, Honduras. He had been killed the day before.

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Workbook on Security
23 Junio 2016

El Manual sobre Seguridad de Front Line Defenders ha sido inspirado por los cientos de DDH de más de 50 países que han asistido a los talleres de Front Line Defenders sobre seguridad y protección. Estos/as DDH han sido capaces de continuar su trabajo porque han tomado medidas para gestionar su seguridad.

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23 Junio 2016

Introduction

In November 2015, at the Eighth Dublin Platform for Human Rights Defenders, Front Line Defenders (FLD) asked human rights defenders (HRDs) from across Asia, Africa, Americas, Europe and the Middle East/North Africa to share experiences of living under digital surveillance and the perceived impact this has on their work and lives.

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holistic security
23 Junio 2016

Holistic Security is a strategy manual, created by Tactical Tech, to help human rights defenders maintain their well-being in action. The holistic approach integrates self-care, well-being, digital security, and information security into traditional security management practices.

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Michel Forst in Consultation with HRDs
29 Febrero 2016

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders, Michel Forst
19 January 2016

Introduction

1. The present document is submitted by the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders, Michel Forst, to the Human Rights Council, pursuant to resolution 25/18 of the Human Rights Council. It contains observations on the communications concerning specific cases addressed by the Special Rapporteur to States.

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22 Febrero 2016

La Memoria Anual 2015 pone de relieve los desafíos que enfrenta Front Line Defenders en la prestación de apoyo rápido y eficaz a los/as defensores/as de derechos humanos en todo el mundo, ya que el espacio en el que los/as DDH pueden trabajar con seguridad sigue en disminución.

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20 Febrero 2016

The Security Auditing Framework and Evaluation Template for Advocacy Groups (SAFETAG) is a professional audit framework that adapts traditional penetration testing and risk assessment methodologies to be relevant to smaller non-profit organizations based or operating in the developing world.

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