The Norwegian Human Rights Fund

Direct support to Human Rights Defenders

Shrinking space for civil society: What can donors do?

Adaptable work methods are key in ensuring civil society’s access to foreign funding in increasingly restrictive environments, according to a new report by Human Rights House Foundation. Norwegian Human Rights Fund co-hosted the launch of the report at Fritt Ord on November 17th.

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Universal Periodic Review of Pakistan: An opportunity or just an occasion?

As a person who has engaged in the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) process ever since its introduction, I have my hopes as well as fears.

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Rukii Fernando from Sri Lanka

Reflections on human rights activism

Annual Report 2016

In 2016, the NHRF secretariat had 68 active projects running. It handled 110 new project proposals, of which 35 received support.

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