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ALERT: The World Movement is greatly concerned to learn about the arbitrary arrest of and travel ban imposed on Pakistani activist Gulalai Ismail, active WMD participant and founder of @awaregirls. Read more: https://t.co/8zqfQiRdtZ pic.twitter.com/V1XPiIuugC— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) October 12, 2018
ALERT: We are alarmed that #Egypt activist & long-time World Movement participant Esraa Abdelfattah has been summoned for questioning TOMORROW in relation to Case 173. Join the call to #CloseCase173 by sharing and learn more here: https://t.co/IFOxC7CEBf pic.twitter.com/lONezydUcL— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) October 8, 2018
ALERT➞We strongly condemn the attack on #Nicaragua civil society leader Félix Maradiaga @maradiaga and implore authorities to implement recommendations of the IACHR and to resume dialogue towards the full restoration of the rule of law: https://t.co/6m0NhXWkGl #SOSNicaragua pic.twitter.com/4B2lF6Gi5C— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) July 13, 2018
ALERT: An est. 200 killed since protests began on April 18 in #Nicaragua. We strongly condemn all acts of violence and intimidation against peaceful protesters that have been carried out by police and government-backed paramilitaries. Learn more and share: https://t.co/Sczft9JBFl pic.twitter.com/fMufubf9Zp— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) June 22, 2018
DemocracyALERT: #Egypt intensifies crackdown on #press and civil society with the sentencing of journalist Ismail Alexandrani to 10 years by a military court. Join us in demanding the government of Egypt #SetThemFree! Read more here: https://t.co/rVrnjefirq pic.twitter.com/zyaiNcc7yX— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) June 6, 2018
ALERT: Over two days, antiriot police and pro-government supporters have attacked peaceful protesters in #Nicaragua, resulting in three deaths. We strongly condemn all acts of violence and intimidation by the government against peaceful protesters. More: https://t.co/zioUPIFmba pic.twitter.com/u4S78qQzTY— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) April 20, 2018
Today, we joined over 40 civil society orgs (https://t.co/aP81vfgMe6) in expressing deep concern over recent arrests of journalists, including @zone9ners Befeqadu @befeqe and Mahlet @faantish2 under #Ethiopia State of Emergency law. Learn how you can help: https://t.co/eAnPS3Rwte pic.twitter.com/ZFdTCKTowt— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) March 29, 2018
ALERT: World Movement is disturbed to learn of a recent wave of acts of intimidation against #Titiev, and @rudomakha, and urges for the charges against Titiev to be dismissed and the crimes against Rudomakha and Memorial to be investigated. Read more: https://t.co/229TtvFrox pic.twitter.com/qzKHRBjigl— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) January 19, 2018
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The #YWPLS train makes its next stop in Liberia this week. Meet the lucky young women who got to be selected. Congratulations ladies!!!!🎉
@NEDemocracy @MoveDemocracy @WYMDnetwork @democracy_moves @NDIWomen @AdajeObiaboSund @Aaron2bright
Ahead of #IWD2021, we are celebrating women like journalist & former Reagan-Fascell fellow @violetgonda , who fights to ensure press freedom in Zimbabwe & for the protection of women working in media. Learn more about Violet & her work: https://iawrt.org #GenerationEquality
#Burma: At least 38 protesters were killed when the military opened fire on peaceful demonstrations yesterday. Many were injured and around 800 arbitrarily detained. We strongly condemn these violent and inhumane actions. #StandWithMyanmar #BlackWednesday
🔈URGENT CALL TO @UN Security Council: Women’s Peace Network, @womenofburma & 157 #Burma #Myanmar orgs denounce brutality against #women, in order to urge UNSC to take immediate #action against #military junta & to protect all #people.
List of all orgs ➡️ https://www.womenspeacenetwork.org/publications/open-letters-and-statements
For #IWD2021 , we're honoring Hurford Youth alum @velvetmarga for her work in uplifting the voices of marginalized communities in #Chile and ensuring these groups are included in Chile's constitutional process. Learn more about Margarita's work here: https://www.movedemocracy.org/a-new-chilean-constitution-built-by-all
Call for participation! --> @adn_asia is calling for CSOs from #Philippines, #Malaysia, #Indonesia, #Thailand, and #Cambodia to attend a digital advocacy training on March 22 & 24. Register here before March 17! 👇https://form.jotform.com/210558748985473
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Earlier today, @nickopiyo appeared in court and the matter was adjourned to April 30 to allow the State to finalise it's investigations.
Chapter Four Uganda continues to call for the baseless charges to be dropped.
#iStandWithNicholasOpiyo | #Uganda
📅 Don't miss @forum_asia's online event "Protection for #HumaRightsDefenders in Asia," with UN Special Rapporteur @MaryLawlorhrds and @PVamplify Chairperson Khin Ohmar. Join them this Thursday, March 4, at 1:30 pm CET.
Register here👇: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_GmCFyLoPRey1JjW3GtwNng
Join us on 𝟰 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗰𝗵, 1.00 PM (CET) for the #Webinar & #HRC46 Side Event: 'Protection for #HumanRightsDefenders in #Asia', co-organised by @forum_asia & @CIVICUSalliance
People paying tributes to those who were killed by the Security Forces yesterday throughout the Country.
At least 18 people killed of 28 Feb.
We must bring justice for them and end military dictatorship.