DefendDefenders examines the situation of HRDs living and working in exile, and provides a resource guide of the various support mechanisms available to them.
Somali human right defenders, including journalists, face worsening patterns of attacks on their rights to life, security of person, and freedom from arbitrary arrests and detention.
The report details the tactics used by the Sudanese, Ethiopian, Burundian and Ugandan governments to limit the operating environment for civil society in advance of elections.
This addendum to the 2013 report, “Change will not come until we talk about reality” contains additional research since including additional research conducted since the outbrak of the South Sudan Civil War.
A briefing paper by DefendDefenders outlining the pivotal role of human rights defenders in advocating for justice, accountability, and the rights of victims of sexual violence.
Human rights defenders in South Sudan are facing increasingly grave
DefendDefenders examines the situation of human rights defenders engaging Uganda and Tanzania’s rapidly growing resource extraction industries.