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La Nueva Prensa, AP News
2022
Concerning news has come forward on the Colombian National Protection Unit (Unidad Nacional de Protección or UNP in Spanish). Personnel...
Protection International
2022
In April 2021, the Mongolian Parliament adopted a new law for human rights defenders, making it the first country in...
International Service of Human Rights
2022
In the Central African Republic, a Draft Law is being discussed at the Ministry of Justice. See here for an...
Protection International
2022
National and international organizations sent this letter to President Gustavo Petro and Vice President Francia Márquez with three recommendations so...
Protection International
2022
Read Protection International’s new report “The Worldwide Growth of National Policies for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders: A current...
Rappler
2022
In the Philippines, two proposals on the protection of human rights defenders are pending. As stated in the attached article:...
Estado Peruano
2019
This Resolution 0159-2019 was adopted by the Peruvian government in 2019. It has been published as part of the National...
République du Niger
2022
On the 15th of June 2022, a national law on human rights defenders (HRDs or defenders) in Niger was adopted. The...
Corte Constitucional. República de Colombia
2022
Boletín No 39 – Bogotá, April 18, 2022. The Constitutional Court is considering nine tutela actions1 filed by 18 citizens...
Defensoría del Pueblo Perú
2022
In an effort to place the need for more efficient protection measures for environmental defenders on the national public agenda,...