Joint Mobile Group - Laureate 2013
The Joint Mobile Group seeks accountability for human rights abuses in Chechnya, notably enforced disappearances, torture in custody, and extra-judicial executions. 

2007 Laureate Pierre-Claver Mbonimpa detained

Pierre-Claver Mbonimpa, the 2007 Martin Ennals Award Laureate, has been detained since 16 May 2014. He was arrested for reporting on the training of Burundian men in the Democratic Republic of Congo.


Martin Ennals Award Final Nominees for 2014

The final nominees for the 2014 Martin Ennals Award are:

Cao Shunli,
Alejandra AncheitaMexico 
Adilur Rahman Khan, Bangladesh 

This award is selected by the International Human Rights Community (See Jury Below) and given to Human Rights Defenders who have shown deep commitment and face great personal risk. The aim of the award is to provide protection through international recognition.

Cao Shunli, China

Alejandra Ancheita, Mexico

Adilur Rahman Khan, Bangladesh
Click on the portraits above to learn more about each nominee. 


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The Jury consists of 10
leading Human Rights NGO’s

The Panel of Regional NGOs support
the Jury with their in depth
Regional knowledge