• 5 July 2019
    El acompañamiento de PBI en 2018 benefició a más de 50 organizaciones de la sociedad civil mexicana y a 341 personas defensoras de derechos humanos, de las cuales más del 65% son mujeres defensoras. El trabajo de estas personas y organizaciones beneficia al menos a 146,351 personas y promueve los derechos humanos en todo el país.2018 ha sido un año de lucha, de resistencia y de valentía extraordinaria por parte de las personas que diariamente ponen a sus vidas en riesgo para defender los derechos humanos.
  • 4 July 2019
    The accompaniment provided by PBI in 2018 benefited to more than 50 civil society organisations and 341 defenders, of whom 65% were women. The work carried out by these people benefits at least 146,351 people and promotes human rights across the whole country.2018 has been a year of struggle, of resistance, and of extraordinary bravery from those who, on a daily basis, put their lives at risk to defend human rights.
  • 3 April 2019
    During the Universal Periodic Review of Mexico in November 2018, 38 countries made recommendations relating to human rights defenders.  From these, 19 requested the strengthening of the Federal Protection Mechanism for Human Rights De
  • 29 March 2019
    Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador took office after campaigning on a platform focused heavily on combating corruption and insecurity and bringing peace and reconciliation to the Mexican people. This report focuses on how the new government can approach an important aspect of this endeavor: creating a safer and more enabling environment for journalists and human rights defenders to carry out their important work.
  • 31 January 2019
       
  • 26 December 2018
    2018 has been a challenging year for human rights across the world.  Many of those defending human rights have been threatened, attacked and undermined, despite the celebration of 20 years of the UN Declaration on Human Rights Defenders.  PBI remains committed to protecting the space in which human rights defenders continue their arduous work in steadfast conviction that only when this protection is truly guaranteed will peaceful and democratic societies advance across the world. 
  • 10 October 2018
    During three days, 40 human rights defenders from the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia came together in Brussels to exchange experiences and knowledge about holistic protection.  This meeting allowed us to analyse the global tendencies that impact our risk as well as identify our common needs as a collective of human rights defenders.  The sessions allowed us to construct a common narrative and key messages and recommendations to political actors in the European Union and it´s member states.
  • 18 September 2018
    The shifting nature of international power relations has meant that transnational companies often exercise greater power than governments across the world.
  • 14 September 2018
    This w
  • 22 August 2018
    Photo: "The industrialisation of the countryside", mural by Grace Greenwood in the Abelardo Rodriguez market, Mexico City

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