What We Do

Through our intensive legal advocacy efforts, we mobilize the global legal community to hold governments accountable for restricting human rights activities. Click on the links below to read more on how we help human rights defenders in the following areas.

Please request assistance from the Justice Defenders Program here.

Freedom of Expression, Association, and Assembly

Fair Trial Rights

Independence of Lawyers and Judges

Business and Human Rights

Misuse of Terrorism Charges 

Protecting Defenders from Violence