Yendri, mobilizing LGBTIQ+ communities in Venezuela

Yendri works on advancing the rights of Venezuelan LGBTIQ+ individuals. Find out more about his work through a podcast episode and documentary.

Shelter City Utrecht
Nataliia, a journalist in service of human rights

Nataliia documents human rights violations and the plight of minorities such as the LGBTQ+ community, migrants, and people living with HIV.

Shelter City Nijmegen
Angel Sulub, keeping Mayan values alive

Angel, an indigenous rights defender from Mexico, shares how he is working to keep Mayan values alive.

Shelter City Nijmegen
Juvie, using documentation as a tool against injustice

Juvie, a human rights defender from the Philippines, shares her journey of over a decade in grassroots activism and documenting human rights violations.

Shelter City Maastricht
Iván, reflecting on his journey as a human rights defender

Iván, former diplomat and Shelter City Amsterdam guest, shares his personal journey of becoming a human rights defender.

Shelter City Amsterdam
Iván, reflexionando sobre su trayectoria como defensor de los derechos humanos

Iván, antiguo diplomático y huésped de Shelter City Amsterdam, comparte su trayectoria personal como defensor de los derechos humanos.

Shelter City Amsterdam
Kiruba, fighting caste cruelties in India

Read Kiruba's story of challenging caste-based atrocities and discrimination in India.

Shelter City Nijmegen
Arsène, adding drops of justice in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Arsène shares his story as a human rights defender and lawyer in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Shelter City The Hague
Clasien, part of a global movement of human rights defenders

Clasien shares with us her experience coordinating Shelter City Tilburg and what it means to her to work with human rights defenders.

Shelter City Tilburg
Clasien, deel van een wereldwijde beweging van mensenrechten verdedigers

Clasien deelt met ons haar ervaring met het coördineren van Shelter City Tilburg en wat het voor haar betekent om met mensenrechtenverdedigers te werken.

Shelter City Tilburg
Olga, resilient in her journey for justice

During her three-month stay in The Hague, Olga penned a story to share her personal journey as a human rights defender in Venezuela.

Shelter City The Hague
Olga, preseverante en su búsqueda de justicia

Durante su estancia de tres meses en La Haya, Olga escribió un relato para compartir su trayectoria personal como defensora de los derechos humanos en…

Shelter City The Hague
Nnedinma, regaining her mojo in Shelter City

Nnedinma tells us how her three-month stay in Tilburg with Shelter City enabled her to re-energize and regain her mojo to continue her work.

Shelter City Tilburg
Alice, on the frontlines of a high-risk profession

At the end of her three-month stay in the Netherlands, Alice wrote a story to share her experience as a journalist in the DRC.

Shelter City The Hague
Alice, en première ligne d’une profession à risque

A la fin de son séjour de trois mois aux Pays – Bas, Alice à écrit un article pour partager son expérience de journaliste en…

Shelter City The Hague
Fabianna, reflecting on her connection with human rights defenders

Fabianna, a former intern at Justice & Peace Netherlands, reflects on her experience accompanying Shelter City guests participating in the initiative in the Netherlands.

Shelter City The Hague
Giving your all for the things you believe in

Wouter Ermens recounts his experience interning in the role of a programme coordinator of Shelter City Nijmegen and supporting a Shelter City guest.

Shelter City Nijmegen
Sheyla: “Freedom is my favourite word”

"I am Sheyla Urdaneta, I am a journalist, and a woman: a double risk in Venezuela, where liberty of expression and press are constricted."

Shelter City Haarlem

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