Bhutanese Refugee Camps IWD event

10-03-2010

Bhutan Media Society (BMS) and Bhutanese Refugee Women Forum (BRWF) jointly organised an event to celebrate International Women’s Day. GHRD provided it’s assistance to this event through its partner organisation BCN, the Bhutanese Community in the Netherlands. The festivities took place in the Beldangi-I refugee camp in Nepal.

Bangladesh IWD 2010 events

10-03-2010

“By having events like this we continue to raise awareness about the rights of people and challenge the norms of society to make it a more fair and just place for all”

Pakistan IWD 2010 events

10-03-2010

In Pakistan a Women’s Day event was organised in cooperation with Human Rights Voice for Minorities (HRVM) around the theme "Women in Pakistan: their rights & present situation” In an effort to raise awareness to the underprivileged situation of minority women in Pakistan HRVM hosted an event featuring speeches, different sports events and singing competitions. Special guests were leaders of groups such as National Commission of Interfaith Harmony and the Christian Progressive Party and of course the local women from some of the most neglected groups in society.

India IWD 2010 events

10-03-2010

“With improvements in women’s economic opportunities and their ability to take collective action, there would be decline in some gender-based problems.”

GHRD Announces the second series of training of de Brug programme

03-03-2010

Global Human Rights Defence is pleased to announce the second series of Training on Human Rights. This training is part of De Brug programme. De Brug is a programme of networking and capacity building addressed to Dutch migrant and Diaspora organisations willing to operate in the human rights field within their countries of origin. The training aims at equipping the participants with practical tools to operate in the human rights field.


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