The promotion and protection of human rights in the context of peaceful protests

“This resolution is a timely response to widespread violations of fundamental human rights we have witnessed during protests in recent weeks,” said Thomas Hughes, Executive Director of ARTICLE 19. “Peaceful protests are a legitimate and essential part of life in any democracy. States must create a safe and enabling environment for people to express their views collectively and in public.”

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The promotion and protection of human rights in the context of peaceful protests

 

Updated 3/26/2014

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