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Resources Keyword 'protection against retaliation'

Special Rapporteur on #EnvironmentalDefenders @ForstMichel presented his vision for mandate to protect them under the @UNECE #AarhusConvention, in face of significant risks of penalisation,…
The initiative aims to protect journalists and human rights defenders in strategic lawsuits against public participation (SLAPP). These are lawsuits lodged against such people to prevent them from…
A decision establishing a rapid response mechanism for the protection of environmental defenders was adopted by the Meeting of the Parties to the Convention on Access to Information, Public…
The Compliance Advisor Ombudsman (CAO) is the independent recourse mechanism for the International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA). The CAO responds to…
Guidelines providing practical suggestions to enhance EU action on support for human rights defenders.
The 2016 World Bank Retaliation Guidelines seek to improve protection against retaliation and intimidation for complainants.
Protectdefenders.eu. is response mechanism to provide emergency support and material assistance to human rights defenders worldwide.
The article informs about the following questions addressed to the European Commission and its response regarding the situation of development banks and human rights defenders.  
Encouraging employees to report wrongdoing ("or blow the whistle"), and protecting them when they do, is an important part of corruption prevention in both the public and private sectors. Employees…
Human rights defenders are increasingly using computers and the Internet in their work. Although access to technology remains a challenge, electronic means of storing and communicating information…