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15 June 2017

Looking back: 3 months with Tony, human rights defender in Cameroon

Shelter City

Three months ago, a 59 year old Cameroonian man who had never travelled outside the borders of his home country before arrived at the train station in The Hague with only one small piece of luggage. He could not believe what was happening to him, and felt like he was living some kind of dream.

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14 June 2017

10th Welkom Hier festival 1 July in Dordrecht

Local solidarity for and with refugees

On Saturday, July 1, we will host the 10th Welkom Hier festival for local solidarity for and with refugees. After The Hague, Delft, Amersfoort, Leidschendam-Voorburg, Maastricht and Haarlem this time we are in Dordrecht. From 13:00 to 15:00, about 20 organizations and initiatives present themselves in Library AanZet and from 15:00 to 17:00 there is a divers stage programme in Bonfire. Welcome Here, we do together!

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13 June 2017

The Hague Training Course for Human Rights Defenders

21 June - 1 July

From 21 June to 1 July 2017, Justice and Peace Netherlands organises the 7th edition of the ‘The Hague Training Course for Human Rights Defenders’ (THTC). 10 Participants from all over the world will come to The Hague to join this holistic training course on security and advocacy.

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