Articles & Updates

Video: Stop attacks against human rights defender in Colombia

Civil Society plays an indispensable role in the struggle for peace and Human Rights in Colombia, that is one of the most dangerous places for human rights defenders in the world, social leaders demand guaranties for their right to defend human rights.

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The NHRF is seeking a consultant who can advise and support us through the development of our theory of change. Deadline: Thursday, 1 August 2019

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Prohibiting violence and harassment in the world of work

Op-ed by the Women’s Commission of the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC).

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Protecting human rights in Thailand

In March 2019, the first elections in Thailand since the military coup in 2014 were held. This seminar reflected on the human rights situation in Thailand, and whether or not the situation is likely to improve.

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The Price of Defending the Environment

Everyone talks about the importance of sustainable development – what should businesses, governments, and civil society do when the people who struggle to achieve this come under attack? This was the question when the Norwegian Human Rights Fund and the Norwegian Center for Human Rights invited to a breakfast seminar in Oslo on March 21, 2019.

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‘We need to listen to and learn from those involved in human rights advocacy’

Interview with Wahyu Wagiman, Executive Director of Institute for Policy Research and Advocacy (ELSAM), a member of FORUM-ASIA in Indonesia.

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