Today We Open the Doors to Defenders’ Days 2016

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Photo: Åke Ericson, collage: Civil Rights Defenders

For the fourth time in succession this year, Civil Rights Defenders opens the doors to Defenders’ Days! We welcome 160 human rights defenders from all over the world to attend the wide variety of events offered at the conference, including great opportunities to network and share experiences.

The conference programme is filled with presentations and panel discussions as well as various trainings and workshops focusing on human rights. Find this year’s full agenda here.

Several of the world’s foremost human rights experts attend Defenders’ Days in order to host trainings and share their knowledge. Read more about all of the experts here.

At the last day of the conference, Civil Rights Defenders is proud to announce the winner of the Civil Rights Defender of the Year Award. The winner of the award is a human rights defender who strives to ensure that people’s civil and political rights are respected. Find out more about the award here.

Defenders’ Days is taking place between April 4 and 7.

Learn more about Defenders’ Days!

Categories: Defenders' Days and News.
Tags: Civil Rights Defender of the Year Award and Defenders' Days.
Regions: All regions.