Shields for human rights defenders – Supporting Human Rights Defenders in the Republic of Moldova
1/02/2021 - 31/01/2024
The European Union represented by the European Union Delegation to Moldova; Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA)
Project objective is to enhance the human rights monitoring and protection in Moldova by empowering Human rights defenders (HRDs) to operate in a safe and enabling environment, in compliance with their full rights and freedom
- Monitoring cases against HRDs in need and provide assistance, including legal assistance, when needed;
- Advocacy before national and international institutions for HRDs in need;
- Trainings and capacity building for the HRDs regarding the standards on protection of the HRD rights, on international fair trial standards, standards on the environment protection; on behavior in risk situations etc.;
- Monitoring and promotion of an enabling legal framework for the non-commercial organizations and HRDs.