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The Basics

An overview of the risks you might face when engaging with the UN and how you can mitigate them

Mitigating Risks and Reprisals

Everyone has the right to engage with the UN and other human rights bodies.

However, some States or other non-state actors will go to great lengths to stop human rights defenders from doing this.

Find out more about the risks, how to mitigate them and who you can turn to should you experience reprisals.

(subtitles available in English, French, Spanish, Arabic and Chinese.)

A PDF of the Transcript is available here.

For more information, consult the following sections in the Security section of the ISHR Academy.