International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH)

FIDH created the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders (OBS)The objective of this programme is to intervene to prevent or remedy to situations of repression against human rights defenders.

- provides emergency protection to human rights defenders in the field (urgent interventions, international missions, material assistance),
- cooperates with national, regional and international intergovernmental protection mechanisms, and
- mobilises the international community and the media as protection agents for defenders.

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