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LGBTQ Rights, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Women's Rights

Protesting for Reform in Thailand

September 22, 2020 by Marianne Mollmann

A wave of demonstrations has gripped Thailand in recent months, drawing support from across class, gender, ethnic, and sexual orientation lines, combining activists who might not ordinarily work together. With support from the Fund, activists have gained a huge platform and have worked for years to ready-made, concrete action step as the protests ramped up.

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Leadership, Progress and Updates

Celebrating distributing $100 Million in support to grassroots activists

September 14, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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COVID-19 Response, Impact, Land and Resource Rights, Uganda

In Uganda, Community Radio Educates People About COVID-19—and Human Rights

September 9, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
In the News

COVID-19 Response, Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Sub Saharan Africa

West Africa Beat Ebola. But Did It Learn From It?

September 3, 2020 by John Kabia
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Activists Resisting Restrictions, Approach, Sub Saharan Africa

Collaboration Can Help Expand Civic Space in West Africa

August 27, 2020 by Jimm Chick Fomunjong
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Activists Resisting Restrictions, COVID-19 Response, Kenya, Sub Saharan Africa

Meet the Nationwide Coalition Supporting Human Rights Defenders in Kenya

August 25, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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COVID-19 Response, El Salvador, Latin America, Women's Rights

A Hotline Providing Hope for Women Facing Abuse in El Salvador

August 18, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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COVID-19 Response, Honduras, Impact, India, Latin America, South Asia, Women's Rights

UPDATE: Frontline Activists Step Up for the Sex Worker Community

August 11, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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Children's and Youth Rights, COVID-19 Response, Sub Saharan Africa, Uganda

Working to Address Remote Learning Gaps in Uganda

August 6, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
In the News

COVID-19 Response, India, Leadership

Dismantling Inequality Must Be Part of the Pandemic Response

July 31, 2020 by Regan Ralph
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Blogs

LGBTQ Rights, Southeast Asia, Thailand, Women's Rights

Protesting for Reform in Thailand

September 22, 2020 by Marianne Mollmann

A wave of demonstrations has gripped Thailand in recent months, drawing support from across class, gender, ethnic, and sexual orientation lines, combining activists who might not ordinarily work together. With support from the Fund, activists have gained a huge platform and have worked for years to ready-made, concrete action step as the protests ramped up.

Read more
Blogs

Leadership, Progress and Updates

Celebrating distributing $100 Million in support to grassroots activists

September 14, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
Blogs

COVID-19 Response, Impact, Land and Resource Rights, Uganda

In Uganda, Community Radio Educates People About COVID-19—and Human Rights

September 9, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
Blogs

Activists Resisting Restrictions, Approach, Sub Saharan Africa

Collaboration Can Help Expand Civic Space in West Africa

August 27, 2020 by Jimm Chick Fomunjong
Blogs

Activists Resisting Restrictions, COVID-19 Response, Kenya, Sub Saharan Africa

Meet the Nationwide Coalition Supporting Human Rights Defenders in Kenya

August 25, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
Blogs

COVID-19 Response, El Salvador, Latin America, Women's Rights

A Hotline Providing Hope for Women Facing Abuse in El Salvador

August 18, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
Blogs

COVID-19 Response, Honduras, Impact, India, Latin America, South Asia, Women's Rights

UPDATE: Frontline Activists Step Up for the Sex Worker Community

August 11, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
Blogs

Children's and Youth Rights, COVID-19 Response, Sub Saharan Africa, Uganda

Working to Address Remote Learning Gaps in Uganda

August 6, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
Blogs

COVID-19 Response, India, Labor Rights, Migrants' Rights, South Asia

Nepali Laborers Win a Decisive Victory in Northern India

July 30, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
Blogs

COVID-19 Response, Labor Rights, Philippines, Southeast Asia

Opening Doors of Dialogue during COVID-19

July 25, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
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In the News

COVID-19 Response, Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Sub Saharan Africa

West Africa Beat Ebola. But Did It Learn From It?

September 3, 2020 by John Kabia

As West Africa grapples with COVID-19, have civil society groups and policymakers applied the lessons they learned from Ebola to the fight against the new virus? Or are West African countries repeating the same fatal mistakes? Our Program Officer for Thematic Initiatives, John Kabia, answers that question in an op-ed for World Politics Review. Photo taken in Monrovia, Liberia. Credit: UNMIL/Emmanuel Tobey.

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In the News

COVID-19 Response, India, Leadership

Dismantling Inequality Must Be Part of the Pandemic Response

July 31, 2020 by Regan Ralph
In the News

Activists Resisting Restrictions, COVID-19 Response, Impact

How Civil Society is Fighting Back Against Coronavirus Crackdowns

June 24, 2020 by James Savage
In the News

Approach, Leadership, LGBTQ Rights

Pride Is Most Powerful When It Is Intersectional

June 15, 2020 by David Mattingly
In the News

Activists Resisting Restrictions, COVID-19 Response, Leadership

What Covid-19 Means For Equity And Inclusion

May 28, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
In the News

Activists Resisting Restrictions, Approach

Three Ways Human Rights Groups can Create Hope During COVID-19

May 25, 2020 by Fund for Global Human Rights
In the News

Approach, COVID-19 Response, Leadership

Philanthropists Must Step Up and Adapt to Support Local Community Action

April 29, 2020 by David Mattingly
In the News

COVID-19 Response, Honduras, India, Latin America, Leadership, South Asia

As a Global Food Crisis Looms, Local Leaders Offer Solutions

April 24, 2020 by Regan Ralph
In the News

Approach, COVID-19 Response, Leadership, Sub Saharan Africa

Community Activists and Action are Key to the COVID-19 Response

April 6, 2020 by Regan Ralph
In the News

Activists Resisting Restrictions, India, Leadership, South Asia

How Can the Human Rights Community Respond to Severe Political Polarization?

March 10, 2020 by James Logan
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