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Human Rights and Democracy Network (HRDN) Launch Stand 4 Human Rights Defenders Campaign

On November 12, 2015, the Human Rights and Democracy Network (HRDN) launched a year-long campaign: Stand 4 Human Rights Defenders. HRDN is an informal group of 48 NGOs, including Peace Brigades International, operating...[more]

The long and winding road to peace in Colombia

How is peace achieved? How can you help make space for the peacemakers?

The role of companies and States in violations against defenders of land rights, territory and the environment - Set of Organizations of Civil Society Report, October 2015

The President of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) has called democracies of the Americas "total disgrace" for failing to protect those who defend the rights to land, territory and environment, after...[more]

New regional report highlights risks for land rights defenders working on business violations in Americas; Commission President calls situation ‘a total disgrace’


Human rights advocate, Eleanor Openshaw, reflects on her work with PBI

Working for PBI propels you into a world where defending human rights is a matter of life and death, and the people you accompany are amongst the more committed, knowledgeable and savvy activists you could hope to meet. ...[more]

Increase in Threats and Intimidations against the Peaceful Resistance of La Puya

We share an update about the increase in threats and intimidations against the Peaceful Resistance of La Puya, San José del Golfo and San Pedro Ayampuc, in the Department of Guatemala.

On the 15th of July 2015,...[more]

Date Set for Fall 2015 Volunteer Orientation

Call for Human Rights Field Volunteers

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