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Shelter City Nijmegen: Walk in solidarity with human rights defenders
Events

6 Jul 2024

Shelter City Nijmegen: Walk in solidarity with human rights defenders

Support Shelter City Nijmegen and participate in the 5th edition of the Solidarity Walk at Land van Ooij.

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Human Library: Sharing International Stories
Events

15 May 2024

Human Library: Sharing International Stories

Shelter City The Hague invites you to listen to the stories of four LGBTIQ+ rights defenders in honour of Pride The Hague.

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Impunity in Latin America: Film screening and discussion
Events

26 May 2024

Impunity in Latin America: Film screening and discussion

Shelter City Utrecht invites you to a film screening and discussion about impunity in Latin America featuring the screening of the inspiring documentary “Chocolate de…

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Photo Exhibition: Portraits of Courage
Events

May 6, 2024 - Jun 4, 2024

Photo Exhibition: Portraits of Courage

From May 6 to June 4 Shelter City Utrecht has organized an inspiring exhibition in the Utrecht Library. The exhibition highlights powerful stories of human…

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Andi recounts her experience in Shelter City and the importance of International Women’s Day
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March 21, 2024

Andi recounts her experience in Shelter City and the importance of International Women’s Day

Andi, LGBTIQ+ rights defender from Malaysia, reflects on her time in Shelter City Netherlands and what is important to acknowledge on International Women's Day.

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Shelter City Utrecht, believing that change is achievable
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March 12, 2024

Shelter City Utrecht, believing that change is achievable

Set up nine years ago, Shelter City Utrecht has a long history of finding innovative ways of supporting guests. Read the article, written by the…

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Shelter City Netherlands: Call for Applications
News

February 6, 2024

Shelter City Netherlands: Call for Applications

Shelter City Netherlands: Call for Applications Justice & Peace Netherlands is launching a new call for applications for human rights defenders at risk to participate…

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Shelter City Pays-Bas: Appel à candidatures
News

February 6, 2024

Shelter City Pays-Bas: Appel à candidatures

Shelter City Pays-Bas Appel à candidatures Justice et Paix Pays-Bas (Justice & Peace Netherlands) lance un nouvel appel aux défenseurs des droits humains en danger…

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Shelter City Países Bajos: Convocatoria de solicitudes
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February 6, 2024

Shelter City Países Bajos: Convocatoria de solicitudes

Shelter City Países Bajos: Convocatoria de solicitudes Justicia y Paz Países Bajos (Justice & Peace Netherlands) abre nuevamente las candidaturas al programa Shelter City Países…

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Adil Meléndez, Sir Henry Brooke Award recipient
News

January 31, 2024

Adil Meléndez, Sir Henry Brooke Award recipient

Adil Meléndez, a former Shelter City The Hague guest, was awarded the Sir Henry Brooke award in London by the Alliance for Lawyers at Risk.

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From Africa to Europe: Enhancing global collaborations to protect human rights defenders at risk
News

January 26, 2024

From Africa to Europe: Enhancing global collaborations to protect human rights defenders at risk

Shelter City Global Partner Meeting From Africa to Europe: Enhancing global collaborations to protect human rights defenders at risk In October 2023, Justice & Peace…

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Shelter City Utrecht Photo Exhibition
Events

Jan 13, 2024 - Jan 31, 2024

Shelter City Utrecht Photo Exhibition

Shelter City Utrecht invites you to a photo exhibition during the month of January, which highlights former and current Shelter City Utrecht guests.

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Rome joins the global movement as the 23rd Shelter City
News

December 13, 2023

Rome joins the global movement as the 23rd Shelter City

The city of Rome has joined the global movement of Shelter City with its mission of providing safe and inspiring spaces for human rights defenders…

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Shelter City Utrecht guest Mona gave a lecture at University College Utrecht
News

November 28, 2023

Shelter City Utrecht guest Mona gave a lecture at University College Utrecht

Originally published by Peace Brigades International Netherlands on 9 November 2023 On Wednesday, November 1st, Mona shared her story with the students from the University…

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Shelter City Nijmegen: “Máasewáal – a look at the contemporary Mayan world” exhibition
Events

Nov 4, 2023 - Nov 30, 2023

Shelter City Nijmegen: “Máasewáal – a look at the contemporary Mayan world” exhibition

Shelter City Nijmegen partner, Bureau Wijland, invites you to visit Angel’s exhibition “Maasewaal, a look at the contemporary Mayan world” at Bibliotheek Mariënburg Nijmegen.

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The beginning of a partnership between Ubuntu Hub Cities and Shelter City
News

October 16, 2023

The beginning of a partnership between Ubuntu Hub Cities and Shelter City

10th October marked a milestone in enhancing the level of protection for human rights defenders at risk.

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Shelter City Netherlands: Call for Applications for March 2024
News

August 14, 2023

Shelter City Netherlands: Call for Applications for March 2024

Justice & Peace Netherlands is launching a new call for applications for human rights defenders at risk to participate in Shelter City. The deadline for…

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Shelter City Pays-Bas: Appel à candidatures pour mars 2024
News

August 14, 2023

Shelter City Pays-Bas: Appel à candidatures pour mars 2024

Justice et Paix Pays-Bas (Justice & Peace Netherlands) lance un nouvel appel aux défenseurs des droits humains en danger pour participer à Shelter City. La…

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