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Draft UN General Assembly Resolution on WHRDs under attack

As we speak, a resolution is being negotiated at the General Assembly in New York on the protection of women human rights defenders (WHRDs).  

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Lima Declaration: World Conference of Indigenous Women

We, Indigenous women from the seven sociocultural regions of the world, met at the World Conference of Indigenous Women - ‘Progress and challenges regarding the future we want’ in Lima, Peru, from October 28-30, 2013.

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Taking UNSCR 1325 to the Next Level: Gender, Peace and Security

Panel Discussion Highlighting New Insights from the Field for Effective UNSCR 1325 Implementation 

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Kenya: African Union’s request for the United Nations Security Council to defer the trials of President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto

In this open letter, Amnesty International urges the United Nations Security Council to decline the request by the African Union for the deferral of the International Criminal Court’s trials of Kenya’s President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta and Deputy President Samoei William Ruto. 

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Honduras Does Not Protect Human Rights Defenders

The State of Honduras fails to comply with the implementation of protection measures for human rights defenders (HRD) at risk. 

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Situation of human rights defenders in Africa - Oral intervention at the 54th ordinary session of ACHPR

The OMCT and the FIDH, in the framework of the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, reiterate their deep concern about the situation of human rights defenders in Africa.

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“Miss Internet Bali” and women’s participation at the Internet Governance Forum 2013

To: APJII (Indonesian Internet Service Providers’ Association), cc: Organisers of Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2013, IGF MAG, IGF Secretariat

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Top UN expert defends work on SOGI, highlights new mandate to fight reprisals

Inadequate funding for the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), reprisals against human rights defenders, and discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI) were amongst the key issues presented in the High Commissioner for Human Rights’ annual report to the Third Committee.

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United Methodist Women’s Statement to CSW 58

Statement submitted by The United Methodist Church General Board of Global Ministries, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council to the 58th session of the Commission on the Status of Women.

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'Women human rights defenders are changing the world'

Human rights defender profile: Cristina Hardaga Fernandez, Mesoamerican woman human rights defender 

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