Human rights

Siria in 2011. Horns demos.

The 2019 Alert report, prepared by the School of Peace Culture, records 34 armed conflicts around the world in 2018. Most of them are in Africa.

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LGBTI-phobia is displayed openly and violently, threatening, attacking and murdering people with a non-normative sexual orientation or gender identity and activists.

After commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Stonewell events, violence continues, but institutional support is a sign of progress.

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Share Festival is the first festival offering the audience the possibility to earn tickets for the festival through solidarity actions.

The pop-rock and urban music festival collaborates with more than 20 NGOs and aims to carry out up to 15,000 solidarity actions.

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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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David Bondia is the president of the Institute of Human Rights of Catalonia

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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Six international human rights activists visit eleven catalan municipalities

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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