COVID-19: From the Frontlines

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Learn about the advocacy and demands from our members in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic:   

Crisis: COVID-19 & Impact on Human Rights Defenders:
>> https://www.frontlinedefenders.org/en/campaign/covid-19-attacks-hrds-time-pandemic

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[Joint Statement] ASEAN must uphold human rights in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic:

>> https://www.forum-asia.org/?p=31333

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Preliminary Monitoring Report on the Impact of COVID-19 on the Human Right to Food and Nutrition

>> https://www.fian.org/files/files/Preliminary_monitoring_report_-_Impact_of_COVID19_on_the_HRtFN.pdf

Credit to government for measures to combat spread of coronavirus, but protecting individuals’ income and mitigation of economic and social impacts of the virus prevention are necessary:
>> https://eipr.org/en/press/2020/03/credit-government-measures-combat-spread-coronavirus-protecting-individuals%E2%80%99-income

Latinoamérica y COVID-19: ¿Cómo queda la justicia? | Ciclo de conversaciones virtuales sobre la respuesta de los sistemas de justicia frente a la emergencia

>> http://dplf.org/es/event/latinoamerica-y-covid-19-como-queda-la-justicia

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Serie de conversaciones digitales sobre coronavirus y desigualdad

>> https://www.dejusticia.org/programate-para-las-conversaciones-digitales-sobre-coronavirus-y-desigualdad/

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Time for a Rights-Based Global Economic Stimulus to Tackle COVID-19

>> https://www.cesr.org/time-rights-based-global-economic-stimulus-tackle-covid-19

 

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Joint civil society statement: States use of digital surveillance technologies to fight pandemic must respect human rights

>> https://www.amnesty.org/download/Documents/POL3020812020ENGLISH.pdf

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In the face of potential COVID-19 outbreak in the Gaza Strip, Israel is obliged to take measures to save lives, permitting the entry of medical equipment and supplies, to meet patients’ needs:
>> http://mezan.org/en/post/23701

COVID-19 Measures in Gaza’s Prison and Detention Facilitates Mean Suspended Contact Between Al Mezan and Clients:
>> http://mezan.org/en/post/23703

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Addameer and Al-Haq Send Appeal to UN Special Procedures on the Situation of Palestinian Prisoners in Israeli Prisons amidst Concerns over COVID-19 Exposure.

>> http://addameer.org/news/addameer-and-al-haq-send-appeal-un-special-procedures-situation-palestinian-prisoners-israeli

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Arab Joint List, Adalah turn again to Supreme Court, demanding halt to Shin Bet’s invasive surveillance of citizens in struggle against coronavirus:
>> https://www.adalah.org/en/content/view/9957

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