South Sudan| Press Freedoms must be protected as enshrined in the South Sudanese Constitution.
(Juba/ May 3,2023) The South Sudan Human Rights Defenders Network (SSHRDN) joins Journalists and media practitioners to commemorate the globally recognized Press Freedom Day; a day when we celebrate the […]
South Sudan Human Rights Defenders Network welcomes decision to scrap S.54 and 55 of the National Security Service Act,2014 on Arrests.
South Sudan Human Rights Defenders Network welcomes decision to scrap S.54 and 55 of the National Security Service Act,2014 on Arrests. (Juba/ February 27,2023) The South Sudan Human Rights Defenders […]
Press release on the 16 Days of Activism global Campaign against Gender Based Violence.
South Sudan Human Rights Defenders Network (SSHRDN) joins the rest of the world in commemoration of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence, an annual global campaign to […]
Training Programme: HRBA: Justice & Security Sector Reform – OJIR22
Dates: Monday 27th June to Friday 1st July 2022 Venue: National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Ireland Now in its 17th year, this annual IHRN training programme aims at enhancing the skills of justice/security sector […]
HUMAN RIGHTS PRIORITIES FOR THE GOVERNMENT OF SOUTH SUDAN
South Sudanese authorities should urgently advance and implement a comprehensive human rights agenda to improve the human rights in the country and address impunity, end repression and ensure rights protection, the South Sudan Human Rights Defenders Network, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch said today in a briefing as the country’s human rights record comes under the spotlight at the Universal Periodic Review (UPR).
Call For Teaching Human Rights Fellowship 2021
ABOUT THE SUMMER 2021 FELLOWSHIP Teaching Human Rights Fellows are leaders in human rights education in their communities. Fellows bring together groups of community members to learn about and discuss […]
Message of Condolences to Maraiam Nakibuuka
It is with great shock and disbelief to learn of the passing of one of HRD powerhouse. Mariam Nakibuuka, a Defend Defenders’ colleague working for the East and Horn of […]
2021 Human Rights Tulip Award
Nomination and selection procedure Read this information in Dutch. The nomination period for the Human Rights Tulip 2021 is open and will end on 20 July at 11:59 PM. The […]
SAKHAROV FELLOWSHIP 2021 FOR HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS
To apply for the Sakharov Fellowship 2021 you must meet the general conditions as set out in the call for applications and complete the online application form by midnight 20 […]
2021 Front Line Defenders Award – Secure Online Nomination Form
You can now submit your nomination for the 2021 Front Line Defenders Award online. Simply answer the questions below in the boxes provided and when you have answered all of […]