Meet the women human rights defenders driving lasting peace around the world

Whether they assist survivors of violence, document human rights violations, negotiate women’s access to education or advocate for environmental justice in their communities, women human rights defenders (WHRDs) are playing pivotal roles in promoting and protecting human rights and peace in fragile settings worldwide.

Hear from some of these bold women leaders how the WPHF Window for WHRDs – with support from its INGO partners – is addressing their urgent protection and advocacy needs at the forefront of the world’s toughest crises.