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Emergency Fund for Human Rights Defenders in Danger

The emergency fund is available for situations that meet three criteria: a request concerning a human rights defender (member of a field association, but also a journalist, a lawyer, an union organizer...), the person in danger is threatened because of his/her work protecting human rights , and the situation presents itself as an emergency .

Contact information: 

T +33 437 371011

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European Commission – Democracy and Human Rights

The emergency fund for human rights defenders at risk managed under the EIDHR allows the Commission to give direct small grants of up to 10.000 euro per grant to Human Rights Defenders (HRD), be it individuals or organisations, who are in need of urgent support.

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Fojo Media Institute

Fojo Media Institute is run by journalists with a passion for journalism. They engage in long-term cooperation with local partners to strengthen free, independent and professional media in Africa, Asia and Europe. Together with partners they set media development in a broader context, aiming for sustainability – building media institutions, raising the professional level of media to fight corruption, demand accountability and develop democracy.

Contact information: 

T +46 480 446400 - F +46 480 446420 - E fojoinfo@lnu.se

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Free Press Unlimited

Free Press Unlimited works to ensure that reliable news and information are and remain available to people across the globe. Particularly people in countries where there is little to no press freedom. By supporting local media professionals and journalists, Free Press Unlimited helps to enable as many people as possible to gain and keep access to the information they require to survive and develop.

Contact information: 

T +31 (0) 20 8000400 - F  +31 0) 20 7173648 - E info@freepressunlimited.org

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Freedom House

Freedom House administers several funds which offer emergency assistance to organizations and individuals around the world who are under threat because of their human rights work. The targeted, rapid-response aid we provide enables those at risk to protect themselves and continue their important work.

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Front Line Defenders

Front Line seeks to provide 24 hour support to human rights defenders at immediate risk. If there is a crisis you can contact Front Line at any hour on the emergency hotline. The emergency service gives human rights defenders an option to be forwarded to someone speaking Arabic, English, French, Russian or Spanish who will be able to mobilise rapid international support and action .

Secure Email Support: Human rights defenders in need of urgent assistance can also email Front Line through a secure and encrypted channel: secure contact form .

Contact information: 

Emergency Hotline +353 121 00489 - SKYPE: front-line-emergency

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