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Our Right to Safety: Women Human Rights Defenders' Holistic Approach to Protection

This publication provides a reflection on the complex situations of women who face threats and violations as a result of their work defending human rights.

Our Right to Safety: Women Human Rights Defenders' Holistic Approach to Protection

This publication provides a reflection on the complex situations of women who face threats and violations as a result of their work defending human rights.

Our Right to Safety: Women Human Rights Defenders' Holistic Approach to Protection

This publication provides a reflection on the complex situations of women who face threats and violations as a result of their work defending human rights.

Women’s political networks: Defining leadership, breaking barriers, and fostering change

This paper seeks to understand the impact women’s political networks have globally in supporting women overcome the universal cultural and structural barriers they face in engaging in a political career.

The Status of Women Human Rights Defenders in Libya

This research paper aims to highlight the situation of WHRDs in Libya as it looks in depth into elaborating the Libyan WHRDs struggle and fight to enter the political landscape despite the socio-cultural and political instability, along with the domination of available platforms by nationalistic and patriarchal discourses which leaves WHRDs no space whatsoever.

HRC34: Mainstreaming of Human Rights in UN counter-terrorism initiatives

In his final report, Special Rapporteur Ben Emmerson recommended the establishment of a new office for counter-terrorism coordination under the Secretary General that would work in cooperation with, and on the advice of OHCHR.

HRC34: Mainstreaming of Human Rights in UN counter-terrorism initiatives

In his final report, Special Rapporteur Ben Emmerson recommended the establishment of a new office for counter-terrorism coordination under the Secretary General that would work in cooperation with, and on the advice of OHCHR.

HRC34: Mainstreaming of Human Rights in UN counter-terrorism initiatives

In his final report, Special Rapporteur Ben Emmerson recommended the establishment of a new office for counter-terrorism coordination under the Secretary General that would work in cooperation with, and on the advice of OHCHR.

Intersections: The politicisation of religion and sexual and reproductive health and rights

The world is seeing a resurgence of religious extremism at national, regional, and global levels, which renews the threat to many of the rights that would be achieved and concretised such as equality of women, of citizens who belong to ethnic and religious minorities, and of sexual minorities.

Power and Potential: New report on women’s rights to community forests

Equal rights and opportunities for women are not only matters of justice and dignity. When women and girls have equal rights in law and practice, their communities and countries also benefit. Indigenous and rural women make up more than half of the 2.5 billion people who customarily own and use the world’s community lands, yet they have been largely absent from discussions of women’s property rights and broader development agendas.