HUMAN RIGHTS STORIES

Articles & Updates

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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Changes in local communities in Liberia

Interview with NHRFs local consultant Aloysius Toe

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Dalit women’s fight

In India, the NHRF supports projects where Dalits and other marginalised communities mobilise to defy the daily challenges within their communities.

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Support for Transgender Rights in Pakistan

Curtailed by longstanding traditions of patriarchy and social customs, transgender people in Pakistan suffer from exclusion, stigma, and abuse. Thankfully, the Good Thinkers Organization works to secure and protect transgender rights in Pakistan.

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Human Rights Defenders in Israel and OPT

Within an intensifying hostile environment of threats and assaults, Palestinian and Israeli human rights defenders (HRDs) work to reverse the destructive effect that the longstanding occupation has had on the area’s democratic principles and human rights.

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