News & Updates


Adilur Rahman Khan

Coming up for air in Bangladesh

September 27, 2021

Human Rights in Berlin

September 16, 2021
Mona Seif and her brother Alaa

Mona Seif’s cry for help

September 15, 2021

Kasha: The Voice Of LGBTQI In Uganda

August 9, 2021

Yu Wensheng, the universalist – by François Zimeray

July 8, 2021

Education is the way  

June 22, 2021

It takes a village to protect defenders

June 22, 2021

Upcoming event: Defending human rights lawyers in authoritarian times

June 10, 2021

We’re hiring an editorial communications intern!

May 27, 2021

Join our team as a digital & visual communications intern!

May 27, 2021

Over-zealous bots silenced human rights speech

May 4, 2021

Turkmenistan’s Media Landscape – A World Apart

May 3, 2021

The Martin Ennals Award 2022 Call for Nominations is open!

April 13, 2021

Vulnerable minorities at the core of Alejandra Ancheita’s struggle

April 12, 2021

Myanmar – Words Alone Are Not Enough

April 12, 2021

A New Peer-Coaching Program for Martin Ennals Human Rights Defenders

March 31, 2021

Soltan Achilova’s battle to uphold the truth in isolated Turkmenistan

March 1, 2021

Saudi women’s rights champion Loujain AlHathloul released from prison

February 24, 2021

Yu Wensheng, a lawyer who held his government to account

February 12, 2021

Yu Wensheng named Martin Ennals Award Laureate 2021

February 11, 2021