18 June 2019 - Religious minority girls in Pakistan On the 18th of June 2019 Global Human Rights Defence (GHRD), in collaboration with LiREC, held a press conference at the Press room of the Italian Parliament in Rome, concerning the human rights violations faced by women belonging to religious minorities in Pakistan. Shortly before the… Continue reading Press Conference in Rome
On Wednesday 29 May 2019, Global Human Rights Defence (GHRD) welcomed students from Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico to our head office in the Hague for an educational seminar. The students were given a detailed insight into our work during a presentation by our Head Human Rights Officer. It covered information regarding the important issues that… Continue reading Tecnológico de Monterrey Student Visit
On Wednesday 15th May 2019, we were delighted to welcome students from Utrecht University School of Governance to our head office in The Hague. They were here to learn more about the key issues facing minorities in South Asia, and what we do at GHRD to fight violations of their human rights. After listening to… Continue reading Utrecht University School of Governance Students visit GHRD
Nepal was struck by a heavy rainstorm during the night of the 31 March 2019. Reports estimate that there are at least 31 deaths and 400 injuries. These numbers are only expected to rise during the coming days. The storm has hit multiple villages to the south of Kathmandu, leaving a trail of destruction. Currently,… Continue reading Humanitarian Aid in Nepal
On 8th March 2019 we coordinated simultaneous events in Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Pakistan to celebrate International Women's Day.