In a new report, DefendDefenders examines to what extent, and
A delegation of DefendDefenders and AfricanDefenders took an active part
After the sudden passing of President Nkurunziza of Burundi, General
In its bi-annual report to the African Commission on Human and
In its bi-annual report to the African Commission on Human
Oral statements to the Council Advocacy documents and press releases
The UN Human Rights Council (“Council”) has decided to keep a spotlight on Burundi ahead of key elections scheduled for 2020. Today, the Council adopted a resolution that extends the mandate of the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) on Burundi for one year and condemns a wide range of human rights violations and abuses, a move which DefendDefenders welcomes.
1. On 12 September 2019, DefendDefenders (the East and