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UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights defenders - Tweets do not represent official UN policy. Re-tweet is not endorsement.

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La @SEGOB_mx y la ONU-DH invitan a la presentación del Diagnóstico de la ONU-DH sobre el Mecanismo para la Protecci… https://t.co/YSQLUvV1bL
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDNext week I will stand trial in a civil defamation lawsuits that Thammakaset a Thai chicken farm company demands 5… https://t.co/wU6JDptgf6
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8/23
2019
🌐🌿Junto a @ONUMedioAmb firmamos una alianza para la protección de los #DerechosHumanos y ambientales Defensores de… https://t.co/THk44gm7yb
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDConoce las observaciones del Diagnóstico sobre el Funcionamiento del Mecanismo de Protección para Personas Defensor… https://t.co/jB25eJs7as
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8/22
2019
📢The deadline has been extended! Interested in conducting the external evaluation of the first phase of the EU Huma… https://t.co/9EAiVTCVlC
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8/21
2019
#WorldHumanitarianDay: I mourn the deaths of selfless, generous, & principled rights defenders & humanitarians, kil… https://t.co/JHrNB4zUqv
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRD"Françoise was a real humanitarian. She was courageous and compassionate. On this #WorldHumanitarianDay, I want peo… https://t.co/WVbQrqCPsI
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDThe UN COP25 climate summit and the need to protect human rights defenders https://t.co/SnEACzmW7J @ForstMichelhttps://t.co/8uKmiz259G
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDThe UN Environment Programme (UNEP) & the UN human rights office (OHCHR) have co-signed a landmark agreement on hum… https://t.co/QKfZI1UcFh
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDWelcome and important new development in the recognition and protection of environmental human rights defenders… https://t.co/jgIJm3OEd8
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8/19
2019
#Iran: UN experts condemn prison sentences against three Iranian women arbitrarily detained for protesting against… https://t.co/HNgvAtXMZo
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDEnvironmental human rights defenders must be better protected against the threat of violence and intimidation. Thei… https://t.co/WkJNkwq1qa
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8/16
2019
Les jeunes sont des partenaires essentiels du changement. C'est pourquoi la CNCDH a décidé de récompenser le rôle… https://t.co/5eV290SEcX
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8/12
2019
There are innumerable organizations and people anxious to rescue the Earth. Yet at every turn, they run up against… https://t.co/9w2Mz1e5lL
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDToday marks the second anniversary of the disappearance of #Argentina #HRD Santiago Maldonado. Read @LigimatPerez's… https://t.co/DD45zdiXBf
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8/2
2019
All over the world, environment defenders are killed, attacked and criminalised. It is high time to put an end to t… https://t.co/A0p59ZPAs0
7/30
2019
On March 14, 2018 - 500 days ago - one of the most inspiring human beings in Brazil, in the world, was brutally ass… https://t.co/xVC60FOV8m
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDYa estamos en movilización #Colombia por la vida de defensoras y defensores de derechos humanos #Bogotahttps://t.co/MqbSK03YOG
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7/27
2019
Pour réaliser sa mission, Equitas collabore avec des éducatrices-teurs et défenseuses-seurs des droits humains du m… https://t.co/02pw8z4bqT
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7/26
2019
#Burundi: Intl + local NGOs sign #Statement on Germain Rukuki´s 32 year sentence, upheld by the Burundian court.… https://t.co/tFipkZkA7Z
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7/25
2019
#HRDmemorial: Of the 1000 cases we have documented of #HRD killings, 70+% were working on #environmentalhttps://t.co/vKeXN1opaW
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDJe suis profondément choqué par la confirmation de cette condamnation! C'est un nouveau coup dur pour Germain Rukuk… https://t.co/vxpmRzCcEj🇧🇮 #Burundi : confirmation par la cour d'appel de la condamnation à 32 ans de #prison de Germain #Rukuki de l'… https://t.co/D0o1CXa0q0
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7/24
2019
The FCO has published its ‘UK Support for Human Rights Defenders’ document. PBI UK was involved in the civil-societ… https://t.co/3As8hxPiz5
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDToda mi solidaridad con la periodista @Lidiacachosi por el ataque a su domicilio y el intento de amedrentarla en… https://t.co/5hDMXMJ9MF
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDIsraeli authorities are set to deport my @hrw colleague @omarsshakir over his human rights advocacy. Israeli Suprem… https://t.co/rUbA6qX4iT
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7/23
2019
Rescuing migrants in distress at sea is not a crime. Together w/ other Special Rapporteurs, I urge the Italian auth… https://t.co/rKJCwN6l1j
7/22
2019
Join me to support Catherine Harry, who's challenging harmful gender stereotypes in her native Cambodia. Discover o… https://t.co/nBFYfyxla9
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7/20
2019
The UNPO recently launched a report on the challenges faced by unrepresented nations and minorities when engaging w… https://t.co/nKZiINtK3L#Italie🇮🇹: les experts de l’ONU🇺🇳 @obioraokaforc, @ForstMichel, @UNIndepJudges, Felipe González Morales et… https://t.co/A5wie6XuWM
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7/19
2019
#EnVivo Presentación sobre la situación de los DDHH: "Situación de las defensoras de #DDHH" https://t.co/NOCerfQxMm
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDToday marks the 101st birthday of Nelson Mandela, a man who believed in human rights for all. The Nobel Peace Priz… https://t.co/Vfkfi3OVTu
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRD @ForstMichel #InformeDefensoras las defensoras sufrimos violencia específica por la discriminación de género...… https://t.co/LM90ia1NCz
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7/18
2019
Earlier this year Special Rapporteur @ForstMichel presented a report on the situation of women human rights defende… https://t.co/YekGbLKOBp
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRD“The government’s inaction in this heinous crime is a black stain that perpetuates human rights abuses in Chechnya”… https://t.co/7t61Ib4zL5
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDBREAKING NEWS: Our colleague @ErolOnderoglu & co-defendants @SkorurFincanci and @AhmetNesin1 have been ACQUITTED of… https://t.co/UHKv64qZDN
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7/17
2019
⚫️🇿🇦HOMMAGE - Particulièrement engagé contre l’apartheid dans les années 1980, Johnny #Clegg s’est fait connaître d… https://t.co/ltiNtfHmPb
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7/16
2019
Scott Warren es un defensor que trabaja en Ajo, Arizona. Durante más de 10 años ha brindado ayuda humanitaria a mig… https://t.co/IbI4SdsYUj
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7/11
2019
👉🏾@tucurclaux atesora una larga y reconocida trayectoria de 34 años defendiendo el derecho a defender derechos en… https://t.co/aad7wJw1a5
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7/9
2019
Attacks against Special Procedures mandate holders and reprisals against persons who engage with us must never be t… https://t.co/IR9uHW43Cd
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7/5
2019
The deadly plight of environmental human rights defenders. Our @FrontLineHRD Global Analysis 2018 reports that… https://t.co/VsHrJQCIMk
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDGerman migrant rescue ship captain, Carola Rackete, moved to secret location after threats... https://t.co/IikhS1QNjS
7/4
2019
We launched our Annual Report 2018. Read about our work protecting #HRDs and promoting their work here… https://t.co/dA3YPo54gu
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDLa capitaine du bateau de migrants Sea-Watch a été libérée https://t.co/TRLf1JAlOK
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7/3
2019
Hundreds of #Colombia social leaders have been targeted for defending human rights. Community leaders are particula… https://t.co/tBtV5OzcyK
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRD[#PrixDH 2019] Ouverture des candidatures pour le Prix des droits de l'Homme de la 🇫🇷. Les 2 thèmes décidés par… https://t.co/922bpArBM4
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7/2
2019
Pro-democracy defenders are the most targeted group and States are the main perpetrators in 520 out of 641 cases do… https://t.co/SjtjeJKBXU
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7/1
2019
Como hemos señalado reiteradamente numerosos @UN_SPExperts y otros organismos internacionales de ddhh, no se puede… https://t.co/vLXQBIE3At
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6/30
2019
@ClementLanot Jamais de violences policières.. vraiment?Des militants écologistes évacués violemment par les CRS lors d’un rassemblement pour le climat à Paris — via… https://t.co/mIahZ1ovJB
6/29
2019
En el #Aniversario del #GolpeDeEstado en #Honduras se debe garantizar un esp. amplio para la soc. civil, respetando… https://t.co/LdWxFvvwr5Inspiring days in Geneva with @RaftoFoundation laureates from three decades and five continents #HRDefendershttps://t.co/QdwwMchtwc
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6/28
2019
Who defends human rights? She defends. He defends. They defend. You defend. #TogetherWeDefendhttps://t.co/Q2xEjqeuHl
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6/24
2019
La @CIDH condena el repudiable asesinato de Maria del Pilar Hurtado en Tierralta, Córdova, #Colombia, enfrente de d… https://t.co/P8WI8ApeG6
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6/23
2019
Asan Juma is a graduate, director, football player, feminist and human rights defender from South Sudan. She wants… https://t.co/shFxhsVeT3
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6/21
2019
It's #WorldRefugeeDay. Courageous #HRDs like @HelenaMaleno defend the rights of people on the move. They challenge… https://t.co/06Nk7qmJDE
6/20
2019
20 years after the All African HRDs conference in 1999, AfricanDefenders' convention, #JoBurg20, gathered #HRDs and… https://t.co/VlbHydfY1w
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6/19
2019
Plusieurs experts des droits humains de l’ONU demandent la libération de Cheikh Ould Mohamed M’Kheitir alors que sa… https://t.co/Z2R3smmo06
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDEnvironment reporters facing harassment and murder, study finds https://t.co/MwfP8JkdCUHuman rights defenders await justice and protection. My op-ed on the need for a strong #Ombudsperson for Responsibl… https://t.co/wN6K5zElih
6/18
2019
Last week, @ProtectHRD_EU was proud to support the consultation on impunity issues launched by UNSR @ForstMichel, i… https://t.co/bATzyu0B0f
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDA few days ago, I met w/ a group of courageous and resilient #HRDs to discuss impunity and human rights work in the… https://t.co/QIvGVQcPmB
6/17
2019
The #DGD2018 follow-up technical meeting on protecting and empowering #CHRDs just ended.Very fruitful discussions o… https://t.co/Mfws1bLflb
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6/14
2019
https://t.co/cLKHEr90cUUN experts @cvoule, @davidakaye & @ForstMichel stress links between digital space and human rights at #RightsCon, T… https://t.co/hQTOdcSqac
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDLooking forward to the 2018 #DGD on protecting and empowering #ChildrenHumanRightDefenders follow-up technical meet… https://t.co/4Aj6cjK19Q
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDDans 6 pays sur 10, les citoyens se heurtent à des obstacles dans l'exercice de leurs libertés fondamentales. Le ra… https://t.co/fDH3I2Y2s6
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6/13
2019
@ForstMichel speaking about UN Special Rapporteurs engaging both the private sector and civil society is exactly th… https://t.co/OkhWM6UUup
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6/12
2019
Excellente nouvelle https://t.co/4pWLgvw29VShelter City Costa Rica has officially been open for 1 year, providing support and protection to human rights defen… https://t.co/Bs3KhyZe2J
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRD#Russia: Excellent news regarding the situation of Oyub Titiev. We are now waiting for all charges to be dropped. H… https://t.co/Dd93gWBOTv
6/11
2019
Invitamos a los pueblos indígenas del mundo a que inscriban sus líderes y asistan al Taller Global Indígena 2019, e… https://t.co/oW4E8E1TiF
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6/8
2019
10 UN experts call on the @UN to establish independent probe into #HumanRightsViolations in the #Philippines: "It's… https://t.co/nAfVjcAmxF
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6/7
2019
Providing humanitarian aid is not a crime. Together with other UN SRs, I urge the #US authorities to immediately dr… https://t.co/NK7zT1g5vI
6/6
2019
#TierraDeResistentes: De cada cien asesinatos a defensores del ambiente y el territorio, se investigan quizá 5 y so… https://t.co/7gV4RHznnp
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDOMCT is a proud member of this process that provides protection to #humanrightsdefenders in danger worldwide https://t.co/L6Uj9ZubwL
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDToday kicked off three days of dialogue at @WiltonPark w/ #HumanRightsDefenders & business. We know WHY they must w… https://t.co/DZ8HtCpnvD
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDIt's #WorldEnvironmentDay, an opportunity to celebrate those who fight against climate change & protect our natural… https://t.co/oDyrp7CjbMCette enquête fait écho au rapport que j'ai présenté au #CDH de @ONU_fr en octobre 2017 et dans lequel j'analyse l… https://t.co/IYccyH0TcG
6/5
2019
Great tool to help understand why it is essential to include children human rights defenders in all #HRD policies a… https://t.co/Y5VuW28ecj
6/4
2019
La Chine à l’assaut des Nations unies Trente ans après la répression des manifestations de la place Tiananmen, Péki… https://t.co/FM0hGRtYWv
6/3
2019
Finding common ground to catalyse collective action in support of #HumanRightsDefenders. The focus of our latest bl… https://t.co/tw5UAnDMYw
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRD#SeguridadDigital En #Honduras el Observatorio Centroamericano de Seguridad Digital #OSD, registró en 2018 dos ataq… https://t.co/zk7U85hudl
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDSituation of #humanrights defenders at risk in Asia hosted by @forum_asia Pranom Somwong of @ProtectionInt detailed… https://t.co/WxMGHj24xG
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5/31
2019
Saving lives, defending human rights is not a crime and should not be punished #DropTheCharges https://t.co/7WD0KuKPLFReport by @Oacnudh_GT and @PDHgt on the situation of #HRDs in #Guatemala recommends adopting an integral protection… https://t.co/gVNK0H0xo0
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5/30
2019
En #RDC et en #Ouganda, le groupe #Total dans le viseur des défenseurs de l’environnement https://t.co/M4l1UuQi7B via @lemondefr
5/29
2019
#ApplyNow for Shelter City: Human rights defenders from around the world that could benefit from the programme are… https://t.co/z73xwUtJMG
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5/25
2019
Ayer recibí otro premio, el #PadreArrupe2019, otorgado por la Universidad de Comillas. Y, de nuevo, no pude estar r… https://t.co/GNnaRnHxfu
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5/24
2019
@ProtectHRD_EU denounces the increase in the number of killings of defenders in #Peru, the pattern of retaliation a… https://t.co/ZogOYyBGRJ
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDRencontre avec le RS sur la liberté de #manifester @cvoule et le RS sur les défenseurs des #droitsdelhommehttps://t.co/jtB4FduSo9
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5/22
2019
Importante mensaje de @Albrunori sobre situación del ejercicio del derecho a la protesta social. Condiciones y desa… https://t.co/YSwHuQgzGS
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRD#InformePersonasDefensoras | Descarga el informe “Situación de las personas defensoras de #DerechosHumanos en… https://t.co/RgOS1p6C3M
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5/21
2019
#Italy: Salvini's government wants to fine those who rescue migrants and refugees at sea. We urge authorities to ha… https://t.co/UdOYwKyUiOCreators of WhatsApp attack software face lawsuit from Amnesty International https://t.co/v3Iw0OEB0S via @DigitalTrends
5/20
2019
The @UN_SPExperts including @victor_madrigal are a powerful tool for #LGBTI defenders fighting for justice and prot… https://t.co/CgFbuQplSL
Retweeted by Michel Forst SR HRDCongratulations to the five #FLDAward winners!!!👏🌈 https://t.co/CT8aCZYoCw"As we honour the work of 5 exceptional HRDs, we hope that the international community will reflect on and continue… https://t.co/I4gemWSwP0
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5/17
2019
📍Presentación del Informe Situación de las personas defensoras de #DerechosHumanos, con la participación de… https://t.co/M6eak1ucz2
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5/16
2019

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