Protecting and defending Human Rights

Our Human Rights Program focuses on Supporting Human Rights Defenders with technical skills and knowledge in digital and physical security using media to increase public awareness of human rights issues.

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Ensuring online/digital safety of Environmental and Human Rights Defenders EHRDs

Ensuring physical safety and strengthening community land rights and environmental defenders on environmental monitoring, land protection and human rights defense through legal trainings

  • Digital security and safety training for EHRDs
  • Use of digital security tool training with International experts
  • SAFETAG audit workshop for digital security trainers

Creating more awareness about human rights within rural communities in the Albertine region

  • Focus groups discussion with EHRDs during fact finding mission
  • Legal compliance and safety awareness for human rights NGOs in the region
  • Legal support for Human Rights Defenders HRDs
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Strengthening capacity in documentation of human rights violations

Watetezi.org

Tracking human rights violations in Albertine Region

Ngetha is developing together with watetezi.org an online reporting platform to report human rights violation, election violence incidents, and environmental crimes.

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Land and Human rights Education, advocacy and Legal Defense in Support of Environment and Rural Activists in Uganda

Uganda is going to witness one of the largest ever conversions of land into oil mining project. Oil and Gas exploratory and drilling activities in the Albertine graben if not carefully scrutinized will not bring prosperity but rather persisting social unrest, severe human rights violations, clear cutting of virgin forest, loss of biodiversity, genetic erosion …

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