Human rights defenders (680)
Jul 6 2020 4:56pm
Urgent Action outcome: Campaign for prisoner of conscience continues
Prisoner of conscience and union leader Rubén González has been arbitr...
    Jun 29 2020 11:36am
    China: Female activist released after incommunicado detention
    Li Qiaochu, an active defender of the rights of women and workers, has...
      Jun 25 2020 3:21pm
      “If they can kill Berta Cáceres, they can kill anyone”
      Written by Sheila Royce - Country Coordinator Berta Cáceres, tenaci...
      Jun 23 2020 8:41pm
      Egypt: Human rights activist arrested outside public prosecutor's office
      Egyptian human rights activist Sanaa Seif was detained today outside t...
        Jun 10 2020 10:54am
        France: Prosecution of police officer who assaulted British volunteer helping refugees in Calais welcomed
        Tom Ciotkowski pushed violently by police after recording a French pol...
          May 28 2020 5:14pm
          Israel/OPT: challenge to travel ban on Amnesty campaigner to be heard by court
          On Sunday, Jerusalem court to consider travel ban on Laith Abu Zeyad l...
            May 14 2020 6:59pm
            Zimbabwe: Authorities must account for disappearance of three opposition leaders after COVID-19 protest
            Three leaders from the opposition Movement for Democratic Change – All...
              May 14 2020 2:30pm
              Saudi Arabia: 'heartbreaking' two-year anniversary of jailed women's rights activists
              Right-to-drive campaigner Loujain Al-Hathloul and four other activists...
                May 7 2020 12:33pm
                Outcome: Women human rights defenders remain on trial
                Eight of the eleven activists have been temporarily released but remai...
                  Apr 8 2020 4:21pm
                  16 activists released; 61 people remain in prison
                  Activists known as “Aguadores” were released on 30 December but still ...