June 30 2014, the Women Human Rights Defender International Coalition strongly condemn the assassination of Ms. Salwa Bouguiguis, prominent Libyan human rights lawyer and woman human rights defender. From a statement by the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT) and the International… Read More
The Women Human Rights Defenders International Coalition (WHRDIC) condemns the arrest of seven women human rights defenders in Cairo on 21st June 2014. Yara Sallam, Sanaa Seif, Hanan Mustafa Mohamed, Salwa Mihriz, Samar Ibrahim, Nahid Sherif (known as… Read More
WHRDs face a variety of risks and violations in their work. The WHRDIC is launching a new report in an effort to assess the various mechanisms that have been developed to provide protection to WHRDs at risk.
The WHRDIC condemns the violent attack by extremist groups on the women’s rights organization Society Without Violence in Armenia on 15 April 2014.
The WHRDIC is a resource and advocacy network for the protection and support of women human rights defenders worldwide.
The online directory helps Women Human Rights Defenders locate the best resources available for their protection, support, and wellness (in English, Français and Español).