Human Rights Defenders
Based on the United Nations Declaration on Human Rights Defenders (1999) support for human rights defenders is a long established policy objective of Germany and the European Union. Human rights defenders are those individuals, groups and organs of society that promote and protect universally recognised human rights and fundamental freedoms.
For more information please refer to the following attached documents:
For further information or assistance please contact the political section
Mrs. Heike Bleher (020-4262-210).