Our partners

The global movement of Shelter City is made up of cities, organizations, and people. Each Shelter City comprises a local network of organizations and citizens who offer human rights defenders a safe and inspiring stay for three months.
Coordinating organization

Coordinating organization

Utrecht

Implements and coordinates Shelter City Utrecht

Partner organization

Partner organization

Utrecht

Offers human rights courses to human rights defenders and connect them with researchers

Partner organization

Partner organization

Utrecht

Connects human rights defenders with local buddies and a workplace

Partner organization

Partner organization

Utrecht

Spreads awareness about Shelter City Utrecht and human rights defenders

Partner organization

Partner organization

Utrecht

Supports relocation, connects guests with allies, spreads awareness, and financially supports Shelter City Utrecht

Coordinating organization

Coordinating organization

Zwolle

Coordinates the programme and forms teams of student volunteers who run Shelter City Zwolle

Steering committee

Steering committee

Zwolle

Supports the decision-making and evaluation of Shelter City Zwolle

Partner organization

Partner organization

Zwolle

The municipality of Zwolle financially supports Shelter City Zwolle

Coordinating organization

Coordinating organization

York

A research centre that implements and coordinates Shelter City York.

Coordinating organization

Coordinating organization

Rotterdam

Coordinates the programme of each guest with the help of Shelter City buddies

Partner organization

Partner organization

Rotterdam

Financially supports Shelter City Rotterdam, and connects guests to local allies and organizations

Partner organization

Partner organization

Rotterdam

Organizes event and connects human rights defenders with students and youth

Partner organization

Partner organization

Rotterdam

Offers a stage for human rights defenders to share their stories and engage with local audiences

Partner organization

Partner organization

Rotterdam

Connects Shelter City guests with students and professors, provides courses, research and academic writing opportunities

Coordinating organization

Coordinating organization

Maastricht

Coordinates the stay of the guests, provides tailored support, and connects human rights defenders to local allies

Partner organization

Partner organization

Maastricht

Organizes visits to high schools in Maastricht and connects guests with local youth

Partner organization

Partner organization

Maastricht

Financially supports Shelter City Maastricht, and provides university courses

Partner organization

Partner organization

Maastricht

Financially supports Shelter City Maastricht, and connects guests to local allies and organizations

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