Cities Defending Human Rights demands the release of human rights defenders unjustly deprived of liberty. They are people detained in different parts of the world for protesting and demanding the fulfilment of fundamental rights and freedoms in a legitimate and peacefull way.
We are currently promoting several signature collection campaigns to demand their release!
Do you want to support activists who have been unjustly deprived of their liberty?
Learn about their stories and sign their petitions:
- Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja (Bahrain): Life sentence to a long trajectory defending human rights. Sign petition!
- Nasrin Sotoudeh (Iran): 38 years in prison to silence the defense of human rights. Sign petition!
- Ilham Tohti (Chinese Popular Republic): Life sentence on the dialogue regarding the Uyghur situation. Sign petition!
Share your support on social media platforms with the hashtags #CDDHLliures #FreeNasrin #FreeAlkhawaja and #FreeTohti
Cities Defending Human Rights is a project coordinated by the Catalan Fund for Development Cooperation and managed by the Catalan Commission for Refugees with the participation of 27 city councils and 9 Catalan organizations and institutions involved in the defense and promotion of human rights locally and globally.