February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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March 21, 2014

Human rights defenders in Northern Sri Lanka have been arrested, detained, and threatened.

March 19, 2014

Javier Barrera Santa, a leader of ASFADDES, an association campaigning for justice in cases of enforced disappearances, has been threatened in Medellín, Colombia.

March 19, 2014

The home of human rights defender Darío Ramírez was broken into in Mexico City, Mexico.

March 19, 2014

Activists in Samara, Russian Federation, received death threats after staging a protest against Russia’s military intervention in Crimea.