FIDH y OMCT publish new infographic about criminalisation of human rights defenders

Publish Date: 
Wednesday, March 16, 2016

The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a space created by the International Federation for Human Rights and the World Organisation Against Torture, recently published aninfographic about criminalisation of human rights defenders in Latin America. In this picture, they show the main elements of this issue, like who gets involved, who is responsable, which are the consequences and where does this happen. 

This infographic also aims to advertise the "Criminalisation of human rights defenders in the context of industrial projects: a regional phenomenon in Latin America" report (only available in spanish), which was published the last year by several human rights organisations, some of them part of ESCR-Net.

The infographic is also available in spanish and french.