Human rights

Image of Damián Gallardo

Gallardo is an “Ayuuk” native from Oaxaca, as well as an activist, human rights defender, and promoter of a community education model. He was invited by the Taula per Mèxic to come to Barcelona and denounce the human rights violations that are taking place in his country.

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A group of people participating in the campaign

With the upcoming European elections, taking place on May 26, Amnesty International’s #TurnItUp campaign fights against the election of candidates from the far-right.

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The Serbian-Croatian border is a hotspot for migration movements today. This journalist works there as a volunteers, helping people in search of a safe life.

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The president of the Institute of Human Rights of Catalonia says that achieving peace, one of the Sustainable Development Objectives of 2030, implies collective responsibility.

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The 7th edition of Human Rights Defender Cities is back from March 30 to April 6 in order to raise awareness about violations of human rights in various parts of the world.

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Protests against the violation of LGBTI rights in Russia.  Source: IdemTV

Amnesty International and the Russian LGBT Network denounce new purge and clear violation of the fundamental human rights of this group by Chechen government.

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Cruz is a reference in the social fight for the defense of human rights and women in Colombia.

This social leader and defender of human rights has been denouncing for years murders, arrests and violations of rights towards women in this country.

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Next 29th March Barcelona will host the second of two international seminars.  Source: FEM_EU

FEM_EU aims at influencing the European elections to put gender equality and the human rights of women at the top of the political agenda on the continent.

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December 10th is one of those dates marked on the calendars of all social movements, activists, media and politicians, but, should we celebrate it?

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Congo conflict on Coltan.

Justícia i Pau has been working many years on this campaign to denounce and disseminate the relationship between technology products and armed conflict and the violations of human rights in some countries.

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'Palestine Beats' aims to give the voice to the Palestinian people and make them present in Catalonia.

The Catalan Association for Peace wants to bring Palestine closer to Catalan citizens through its most popular cultural expressions.

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Sira Ruiz

The 'Obrim Fronteres Caravan' is fighting for human rights, travelling different territories and denouncing the human tragedy of forced migration. We talk about this with one of its activists.

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