February 16, 2021

Open Letter to President Zelensky: Protect Anti-Corruption Bill from Harming Whistleblowers

Human Rights House Foundation co-signs Whistleblowing International Network’s open letter to Ukrainian President Zelenksy urging him to protect the Anti-Corruption Bill from Harming Whistleblowers.

January 27, 2021

House-to-House 2021: Call for applications

Human Rights House Foundation announces a call for applications to House-to-House Project Fund 2021. HRHF welcomes all Human Rights Houses, their member organisations as well as organisations and actors from outside of the network to apply for funding.

December 18, 2020

HRHF statement at Human Rights Council meeting on Ukraine

On 18 December 2020, Human Rights House Foundation issued a statement during the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights’ oral update on Ukraine. In the statement, HRHF highlighted the situation for political prisoners in Crimea as well as raising the question as to what Ukrainian authorities can do to assist and protect Belarusians who have fled Belarus to escape the on-going crisis there.

November 16, 2020

Конкурс заявок: Програма грантів для розвитку громадянського суспільства

Програма грантів для розвитку громадянського суспільства підтримує проекти, ініційовані громадянським суспільством та спрямовані на зміцнення зв’язків і взаємодії з громадянами та громадами, а також на сприяння і участь в діалозі між громадянським суспільством і відповідними національними та міжнародними зацікавленими сторонами. Термін подачі заявок: 18 Грудня 2020, до 17:00 за Центральноєвропейським часом.

November 16, 2020

Call for Proposals: Civil Society Grants Programme

The Civil Society Grants Programme supports civil society-led projects designed to strengthen outreach and engagement with citizens and communities as well as to promote and engage in dialogue between civil society and relevant national and international stakeholders. Application deadline: 18 December 2020, at 17:00 CET

October 5, 2020

HRC 45: Human rights in Crimea and mainland Ukraine

On 1 October 2020, Human Rights House Foundation delivered a statement at the Human Rights Council highlighting the situation of seven Crimean political prisoners including Server Mustafayev. The issue of attacks on journalists and bloggers across Ukraine was also raised.

September 28, 2020

Tackling burnout among defenders in Ukraine

Identifying burnout at work as “the scourge of the 21st century”, two member organisations of Human Rights House Tbilisi and Educational Human Rights House Chernihiv developed a programme for human rights defenders offering guidelines and best practices to prevent and recover from burnout.

September 1, 2020

Fourth annual “Educational Human Rights Fest” held in Chernihiv

From 1 – 12 August, Educational Human Rights House Chernihiv welcomed human rights defenders from across Ukraine, online and in-person, for its fourth annual human rights education festival. The festival was attended by representatives of the educational community – teachers, administrators, professors, students, judges, lawyers, prosecutors, and civil society activists.

July 15, 2020

HRHF Annual Report 2019/20

Discover in our 2019/20 annual report how Human Rights House Foundation protected and advanced the rights of human rights defenders, strengthened independent civil society, and supported a strong, active network of Human Rights Houses.