Uncalculated Risks: Threats and Attacks Against Human Rights Defenders and the Role of Development Financiers – A Webinar

Coalition for Human Rights in Development
When 30 Oct, 2019
Time 1:00 am
Ends 30 Oct, 2019
Where Online (UTC)
This groundbreaking report with 24 case studies from around the globe makes a comprehensive and convincing case for the need for development financiers and shareholder governments to urgently address the growing threats and attacks against human rights defenders.
 
This Webinar is for anyone working on issues of human rights defenders or development accountability and who is interested in learning more about:
  • What threats and attacks against defenders in development contexts look like today?

  • How development financiers are exacerbating or mitigating risks for defenders?

  • What concrete measures development banks can take to –

    • Respect rights and avoid harm

    • Ensure an enabling environment for participation

    • Listen to defenders and monitor for risks

    • Stand up for defenders under threat

  • How you can use this report in your advocacy?

Link to join the webinar: http://meet.jit.si/UncalculatedRisksWebinar
Please RSVP: mfodor@rightsindevelopment.org