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Dublin Arts and Human Rights
Festival now on!

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Launch of the 4-year global investigation
into sex worker rights defenders at risk (SWRDs):

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Blog Post
15 September 2021

Front Line Defenders has learned with great sadness of the death of human rights defender Rafiq Hajat, who passed on 13 September 2021 of a heart attack. Despite the personal risks, Rafiq Hajat dedicated 20 years of his life to peacefully defending human rights in Malawi.