Protection Handbook for Human Rights Defenders

Many Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) are uncomfortable with a focus on their own protection because their purpose is to defend the rights of others. However, precisely because HRDs are on the frontline defending other people's rights, HRDs often find themselves being targets of persecution. If there is no security for HRDs to undertake their legitimate work then there will be no effective protection for the rights of anyone.

File Type: pdf
Categories: Human Rights Defenders
Author: Frontline Defenders