Indigenous Human Rights Defenders

Myanmar: Wold Kachin Congress deplores unjust sentencing of Kachin civil society leaders, calls for sanctions against the real criminals – the Burma Army

December 08, 2018 The World Kachin Congress strongly condemns the heinous sentencing of three Kachin civil society leaders to six months in prison and a fine of 500,000 kyat each …

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Philippines: WOMEN RESIST TYRANNY! Cordillera women march in Bontoc on International Women Human Rights Defenders Day

Women’s organizations from all over Cordillera had gathered in Bontoc, Mountain Province this morning in observance of the International Women Human Rights Defenders Day as they hold the 8th Congress …

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Myanmar: A Tribute to Saw O Moo: Karen Indigenous Rights Defender Gunned Down by Burma Army Soldiers in Mutraw District, Karen State

9 April 2018 Indigenous Karen people of Mutraw and staff of the Karen Environmental and Social Action Network (KESAN) are mourning the loss of one of their most committed land …

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