Articles & Updates

Human rights prize to Collective against Torture and Impunity (CCTI) in Mexico

The Mexican Jesuit University System awards XIII Tata Vasco Award to Collective against Torture and Impunity. The Tata Vasco award is given to an organization or defender of human rights in Mexico every second year.

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NHRF is seeking evaluation team

The NHRF is seeking a review that can assess the support given to local human rights organisations in the period 2016 - 2018.

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Human Rights Defender Profile: Iván Madero from Colombia

2018 is the year of the Human Rights Defenders! The NHRF celebrates its 30th anniversary by showcasing some of the brave human rights defenders we support through out the year.

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Video: The NHRF in Colombia

Be inspired by this short and colorful video about the human rights work we support in Colombia.

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Tell us why you defend rights!

We encourage all our grantees and human rights defenders all over the world to tell us why they defend rights in the new I Defend Rights project. Please join us and record your voice today at

Protection and Empowerment of Khmer Krom Human Rights Defenders

MIRO is one of the NHRF's grantees. Read about their project from 2017 in Cambodia and their work on minority issues.

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