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Publication
6 Mars 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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Publication
3 Janvier 2017

Lors du lancement de son Rapport Annuel 2016 sur Les Défenseur-ses des Droits Humains en Danger, Front Line Defenders a indiqué que plus de 1000 défenseur-ses des droits humains ont été tués, harcelés, détenus ou victimes de campagnes de diffamation et autres violations en 2016.

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Publication
9 Août 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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Ressource
Workbook on Security
23 Juin 2016

Workbook on SecurityCe manuel s’inspire des centaines de DDH, dans plus de 50 pays, qui ont participé aux ateliers de Front Line sur la sécurité et la protection. Ces DDH peuvent poursuivre leur travail car ils ont pu mettre en place les mesures leur permettant de gérer leur sécurité.

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Ressource
23 Juin 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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Ressource
holistic security
23 Juin 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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Ressource
Michel Forst in Consultation with HRDs
29 Février 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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Publication
22 Février 2016

Dispatches 2015 met en lumière les défis auxquels Front Line Defenders est exposée lorsqu'elle apporte un soutien rapide et efficace aux défenseur-ses des droits humains à travers le monde, alors que l'espace dans lequel les DDH peuvent travailler en toute sécurité continue de réduire.

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