The Observatory on Public Policies for Defenders

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2017
In a welcome development, Burkina Faso has adopted a national law for the protection of defenders. The adoption follows a...
2020
The Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights urged Mali to adopt the implementation decree on the law for the protection...
Defenders Protection Initiative
2020
In 2020, a protection bill for defenders has been proposed in the Ugandan Parliament. It provides for the recognition and...