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NGO  |   Legal assistance  |   Civil and political rights  |  

The Defenders of Human Rights Center (DHRC) was formed in 2001 by an initial group of five members who were also lawyers. Some of DHRC activities include the provision of pro-bono defense of those accused of political crimes or prisoners of conscience,  provision of support to the families of political prisoners and prisoners of conscience,…

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Alkarama is an NGO defending the victims of human rights violations in the Arab world – including violations of the right to life, to physical and mental integrity and to Civil and Political Rights – by using in priority international law mechanisms. Alkarama also helps to promote a culture of human rights in the Arab…

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FIDH created the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders (OBS) in 1997, in partnership with the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT). The objective of this programme is to intervene to prevent or remedy to situations of repression against human rights defenders.

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