Activists (130)
Feb 13 2019 11:40am
Urgent Action: Detained online activist alleges torture in prison
Soro Tangboho alias Carton noir, an outspoken online activist, was arb...
Feb 11 2019 3:27pm
Urgent Action: Labour rights activists at risk of further torture
Iranian labour rights activists Esmail Bakhshi and Sepideh Gholian, wh...
Feb 7 2019 2:46pm
Urgent Action: Activist arbitrarily detained for almost 6 months
Peter Biar Ajak, a prominent South Sudanese academic and activist, has...
Feb 7 2019 12:32pm
Urgent Action outcome: Mauritanian anti-slavery activists released
Two anti-slavery activists Biram Dah Abeid and Abdellahi el Housein Me...
Nov 29 2018 12:42pm
Urgent Action good news: Activist released on bail after months in detention
Shahidul Alam, photographer and outspoken social activist, has been fr...
Nov 26 2018 12:02pm
Urgent Action: Opposition youth leader still detained one year on
Opposition youth leader Christian Lumu Lukusa has been in arbitrary de...
Nov 26 2018 10:58am
Urgent Action update: NGO worker prison visit denied for months
Taiwanese activist Lee Ming-che, the first foreign NGO worker detained...
Nov 20 2018 4:57pm
Urgent Action: Human rights defender brutally attacked
Alfredo Okenve, an Equatorial Guinea human rights defender was brutall...
Nov 5 2018 2:49pm
Urgent Action: Journalists and activists threatened in Mozambique
Local journalists and civil society activists have received anonymous ...
Sep 17 2018 3:55pm
Urgent Action: Wave of detentions of students and activists in Nicaragua
Detention of student leaders and other social activists have increased...