Implementation guide on supporting child human rights defenders

Date: 28th May 2021
Category: Civil Rights and Freedoms

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Now available in Spanish, French and English, use this guide to learn more about what you can do to strengthen the protection and empowerment of child human rights defenders.

This guide will help you understand the following:

  • Who child human rights defenders (CHRDs) are.
  • Why is it important to recognise CHRDs?
  • What is different for CHRDs.
  • What you do to support CHRDs.

A child-friendly version of the Implementation Guide that will be available soon, in the meantime access the guide here in English, French, Spanish.