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
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
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
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
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
Sheyla: “Libertad es mi palabra favorita”

"Soy Sheyla Urdaneta, soy periodista y mujer: un doble riesgo en Venezuela, donde se viola la libertad de expresión y de prensa."

Shelter City Haarlem
Félix, shedding light on the harsh reality in Mexico, despite the dangers

Learn more about Félix, a Mexican photojournalist and a human rights defender.

Shelter City Amsterdam
Jhon León: Shelter City unites human rights defenders to change the world

John is a Colombian human rights defender. Here he reflects on how Shelter City has positively impacted his life and his work.

Shelter City The Hague
Jhon León: defensores de los derechos humanos unidos por Shelter City para cambiar el mundo

Jhon es un defensor de derechos humanos colombiano. Aquí reflexiona sobre cómo Shelter City ha impactado, de manera positiva, su vida y trabajo.

Shelter City The Hague
Raúl, creating safe spaces for the LGBTIQ+ community

Read about Mexican LGBTIQ+ defender Raul and his work to provide shelter to LGBTIQ+ persons.

Shelter City Utrecht
Wiecza, fighting for a better future for Venezuela

Learn more about Wiecza, a Venezuelan lawyer and human rights defender.

Shelter City Eindhoven
José and Jorge: Defending the rights of the LGBTIQ+ population in Central America

José and Jorge are human rights defenders that fight for the rights of the LGBTIQ+ community, which faces great discrimination and violations in Central America.

Shelter City Costa Rica
Génesis Dávila on human rights in Venezuela and her work as human rights defender

Génesis started fighting for human rights in Venezuela during the Maduro's regime with great determination and a clear vision.

Shelter City Rotterdam

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