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19 Junho 2017

Search and Rescue organisations patrolling the Libyan coasts have saved thousands of lives that European border policies left to perish.

Despite their life-saving work, the employees and volunteers of these NGOs are routinely accused of colluding with traffickers and helping immigrants to illegally enter Europe.

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Publicação
2 Maio 2017

On 17 April, Kazim Kizil went to film a protest in Izmir, Turkey. People were demonstrating against irregularities in the voting process for the constitutional referendum, which granted president Recep Tayyip Erdogan new sweeping powers.

The rally didn’t last long. Police intervened and detained around 20 people. Kazim was one of them. His camera was seen as a threat: the Turkish authorities did not want anyone documenting the crackdown.

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Publicação
5 Abril 2017

O Relatório de Atividades 2016 apresenta o trabalho que a Front Line Defenders realizou em todo o mundo para a proteção e a segurança das defensoras e dos defensores de direitos humanos em risco em 2016, incluindo o impacto de subvenções, treinamentos, advocacy, visibilidade, descanso e recuperação e outros programas.

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Publicação
6 Março 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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Publicação
3 Janeiro 2017

Mais de 1000 pessoas defensoras de direitos humanos foram assassinadas, assediadas, detidas ou submetidas a campanhas de difamação e outros tipos de violações em 2016, informa a Front Line Defenders em seu Relatório Anual sobre Pessoas Defensoras de Direitos Humanos em Risco de 2016

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Publicação
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 Junho 2016

Este manual foi inspirado nas centenas de defensores dos direitos humanos de mais de 50 países que compareceram às oficinas de segurança e proteção da Front Line Defenders. Esses defensores dos direitos humanos puderam continuar seu trabalho porque adotaram medidas para proteger sua segurança.

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