Given the risk of attacks and threats suffered by WHRDs as a direct result of their work and by changes in the context in which this is performed, specialized training on various aspects of safety and protection when facing emergency situations is essential to save their lives and avoid further aggressions. Trainings are intended to build or strengthen the capacity of WHRDs to respond or prevent attacks, as well as other aspects related to comprehensive safety measures, risks assessments, protection strategies, documentation, digital security, among others. The following is a list of organizations sorted by trainings.
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Asia Justice and Rights (AJAR) is a non-profit organization based in Jakarta, Indonesia, working to strengthen accountability and respect for human rights in the Asia Pacific region. AJAR focuses its work in countries attempting to build a stable democratic base following prolonged conflict, dictatorships and authoritarian regimes. AJAR believes that peace and democracy can only…
This course aims to provide human rights defenders with tools and abilities to be able to improve their security and protection management, to contribute to improving security and protection for the people that human rights defenders are working for or with (such as witnesses, rape victims, etc.), and to improve the strategies for security and protection utilized by staff members of human rights organizations working on the protection of defenders.
WCI’s programs help women find their voices by giving them tangible skills in political leadership, conflict mitigation, economic empowerment and civic engagement. WCI works with political, business and civil society leaders and organizations to ensure that women have an opportunity to participate in the development of public policy, placing women’s issues on local, national and regional agendas.
BCHR seeks to encourage and support individuals and groups to be proactive in the protection of their own and others’ rights and to struggle to promote democracy and human rights in accordance with international norms.
The Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law provides a clearinghouse for the wide scope of activity at WCL concentrated on human rights and humanitarian law.