HRDs in Zones of Conflict

Human Rights Council: 35th session Item 4: Interactive Dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi Oral Intervention DefendDefenders (East and Horn of Africa Human Rights Defenders Project) Delivered by Mr. Alexandre Niyungeko Version française ci-dessous Thank you, Mr. President. DefendDefenders and the Burundian Union...

DefendDefenders (East and Horn of Africa Human Rights Defenders Project) was honoured to accept the Richard C. Holbrooke Leadership Award at Refugee International’s Annual Gala in Washington D.C. this Tuesday. The award, which is presented to leading humanitarian organisations and individuals who enhance life-saving assistance...