Human rights defenders help us protect our rights, while risking their own life.So today, 8th March, we want to celebrate them, especially Women Human Rights defenders, and two in particular, Malala and Shireen Abu Akleh.
For #WorldRefugeeDay Rights! are delighted to share this article about human rights defenders in Colombia ‘Uprooted Yet Undeterred’ by Carolina Garzón @ProtectionInt
This article discusses recent laws that threaten freedom of speech and the safety of students and universities in The Philippines.
Recognising the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, Elettra Repetto explores multiple violences facing women and girls around the world and some of the challenges to protecting our fundamental human rights.
Rights! are delighted to share this Q&A with London-based poet Laila Sumpton about life, art, human rights and lockdown poetry.
We have to be more self-confident, skilful and proactive to defend human rights in times of ‘evil forces’.
Courtesy of EIUC
“Smile a little bit more, sing a little bit more, have a little bit more of lightness”