Women human rights defenders: ISHR's impact in 2014 and vision for 2015

15.04.2015

Around the world women human rights defenders face threats and risks for their work to challenge discrimination, patriarchy and entrenched privilege.

Around the world women human rights defenders face threats and risks for their work to challenge discrimination, patriarchy and entrenched privilege. ISHR stands with them in this work, providing intensive training and advocacy support, lobbying to ensure that the role and protection needs of women human rights defenders are reflected in international resolutions and standards, and working with women’s rights activists and groups to promote the effective implementation of these resolutions and standards on the ground.

Read about the impact of our work to support women human rights defenders in 2014, and our vision of what we can achieve with your support in 2015.