News & Updates


Mona Seif and her brother Alaa

Mona Seif calls for the release of Human Rights Defenders

September 18, 2020
Bacre Ndiaye, Board Member

Bacre Ndiaye, Senegalese Human Rights lawyer

September 7, 2020
Dick Oosting, Board Member

Interview with Dick Oosting

July 31, 2020
Luon Sovath

Luon Sovath, Martin Ennals 2012 Laureate, faces a defamation campaign

July 21, 2020
Barbara Lochbihler, Board Member

Interview with Barbara Lochbihler

July 10, 2020
Communications Internship

We’re hiring!

June 16, 2020
Nabeel Rajab & his family

Nabeel Rajab released from prison!

June 12, 2020

A call for the release of all imprisoned human rights defenders

April 22, 2020
Huda Al-Sarari, Laureate of the Martin Ennals Award 2020

The 2020 Martin Ennals Award Laureate is Huda Al-Sarari

February 19, 2020
Lauren Finch

OpEd – Three inspiring women human rights defenders

January 16, 2020

News release – Three exceptional women nominated for the 2020 Martin Ennals Award

November 26, 2019

2019 MEA Award Ceremony Portraits & Speeches

February 14, 2019

The 2019 MEA Laureate: Abdul Aziz Muhamat

February 13, 2019
Ahmed Mansoor

United Arab Emirates: #FreeAhmed Mansoor immediately and without any conditions

December 21, 2018

Syria: We remember Razan, Samira, Nazem and Wa’el five years after their kidnapping

December 7, 2018

Open Letter Abu Dhabi F1 Grand Prix 2018

November 19, 2018

Human Rights in a Changing World

September 24, 2018
Ahmed Mansoor

Ahmed Mansoor sentenced to 10 years in prison

May 31, 2018

Human Rights in a Changing World

May 18, 2018

UAE: One year on, award-winning human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor’s whereabouts remain unknown

March 20, 2018