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50 YEARS SPEAKING UP FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

The ISHR represents a network of grassroots human rights defenders in over 30 countries worldwide.

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Nicaragua, nothing has changed

Four years ago the spark of a spontaneous political rebellion began to spread. Ortega imposed ruthless repression and dismantling all democratic institutions. Nicaragua faces another period of opression under the regime of Daniel Ortega. The Latin American Committee of ISHR comments about it.

ISHR receives a great thank you video as a surprise from Putivl

The Information and Analytical Center/IAC ISHR continues to provide humanitarian help in Ukraine. This time the IAC ISHR Team provided humanitarian help for R. Rudnev Putivl Lyceum №1 (Sumy region) and the Belotserkovsky psycho-neurological house (Kyiv region).

Have we forgotten Venezuela?

Venezuela is a unique case in history. A country with two governments. The Latin American Committee of ISHR analyzes the situation.

Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya: Greetings to 50 years ISHR

“Two years ago I was a housewife,” said today’s leader and voice of democratic Belarus Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya in her greetings to the 50th annual general meeting of the German section of the International Society for Human Rights.

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WHERE IN THE WORLD IS OUR PRESIDENT?

March 2022: ISHR Baltic State visit

Thomas Schirrmacher starts his first day of the Baltic States trip in Vilnius, Lithuania with a meeting with Jurgita Samoskiene and Olga Karach.

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Who we are

The International Society for Human Rights (ISHR) was founded in 1972 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany to advocate for and is now represented in over 30 countries. Learn more »

What we do

We defend the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights worldwide. Learn more »

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Check out HUMAN RIGHTS ONLINE, our blog platform for activists from the Eastern Partnership & Russia, supported by the German Foreign Office.

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