Brazil. Protection Program for Human Rights Defenders, Communicators and Environmentalists (PPDDH)

The Program for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, Communicators and Environmentalists (PPDDH) provides assistance and monitoring of cases of risk and death threats to human rights defenders, communicators and environmentalists throughout the national territory, as provided in Decree No. 9937/2019 and Decree No. 6044/2007, which establishes the National Policy for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders (PNPDDH). Currently, the PPDDH accompanies 506 human rights defenders throughout the country.

Ministry of Women, Family and Human Rights
[Ministério da Mulher, da Família e dos Direitos Humanos]