Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders: Call for Inputs on Report on Situation of Women Human Rights Defenders

Date: 12th September 2018
Category: Other human rights treaties and mechanisms


The Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders has announced he will dedicate the next thematic report to the situation of women who promote and defend human rights. This report is due to be presented at the 40th session of the Human Rights Council in March 2019.

Civil Society members are encouraged to complete a questionnaire (available in English - French - Spanish) to share their views and comments on the report. This survey will take around 25 minutes or more to complete, depending on the level of detail you wish to provide. Completed questionnaires should be emailed to defenders@ohchr.org by 28th September 2018. 

Read the Special Rapporteur’s note verbal: English - French - Spanish

Read the report concept note here: English - French - Spanish