MAKING PROTECTION REAL: Implementing the Declaration on Human Rights Defenders


Tuesday, 20 March 2018

4:30 to 6:00pm


Palais des Nations, Geneva

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 In the month of the International Women’s Day and in the year of the 20th Anniversary of the Declaration on Human Rights Defenders, this event will highlight the experience of women human rights defenders and the implementation of the Declaration.

 It will also share findings and recommendations related to a recent joint research on implementation carried out by the Colombian Commission of Jurists, the Tunisian League for Human Rights and ISHR.


  • Ana Maria Rodriguez – Colombian Commission of Jurists
  • Djingarey Maiga – Femmes et Droits Humains Mali
  • Curtis Peters – Permanent Mission of Canada


  • Pooja Patel - International Service for Human Rights


  • Colombian Commission of Jurists

We hope you can join us. Attendance with UN identification pass only!

Photo: Karla Cote