GHRD staff including regional partners from Bangladesh, India and Nepal participated in the first NMC World Youth Meeting in Bari-Italy, between 19th – 21st January, 2010. The meeting was organised by the Puglia Region, the Italian Ministry of Youth and the Italian National Agency for Youth.
The Bangladesh National Human Rights Commission issued an order on January 20, 2010 regarding the case of harassment of Adv. Rabindra Ghosh.
To mark the occasion of the International Human Rights Day on December 10, Global Human Rights Defence, in partnership with Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation (UNPO), and Freedom Legality and Rights in Europe (FLARE), including representatives from various non-governmental migrant organisations in the Netherlands, will present a Human Rights Manifesto to the Tweede Kamer.
On the 4th of December GHRD’s staff dressed up as Zwarte Piets and Sinterklaas and went to the refugee centre in Amersfoort to celebrate Sinterklaas. More than 40 enthusiastic refugee children experienced their first Sinterklaas celebration.