Human rights defenders in States in transition

Human rights defenders in States in transition

The process of transition to democracy can present both great challenges and opportunities for the promotion and protection of human rights and those who defend them.

Our work with human rights defenders in States undergoing transition assists to ensure accountability for past human rights violations and the creation of new laws and institutions which uphold human rights, democracy and the rule of law.

Read more about our impact and vision in supporting human rights defenders working to promote democracy and end impunity.