News & Updates


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
Ahmed Mansoor

Lawyers attempt to reach human rights defender Ahmed Mansoor, who is held incommunicado in United Arab Emirates

February 27, 2018

Asma Jahangir Passes Away

February 12, 2018

Change to Annual Award Cycle

January 21, 2018

Martin Ennals Award Ceremony 2017

October 16, 2017

2017 Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders goes to Mohamed Zaree

October 10, 2017

Martin Ennals Foundation calls on the Egyptian authorities to lift Mohamed Zaree’s travel ban

October 1, 2017

Freethe5KH were just released

June 29, 2017
Ahmed Mansoor

United Arab Emirates (UAE): End the arbitrary imprisonment of prominent rights defender Ahmed Mansoor

June 20, 2017