Martin Luther King Lecture 2022
On the 7th of December at 19:30, just before International Human Rights Day, the yearly Martin Luther King lecture will be held. The theme is ‘Civil Disobedience’. Inspired by Martin Luther King, we investigate the necessity of civil disobedience and the many inspiring shapes it may take, then and now.
Launching the Activist Lab programme for youth activists
We are proud to be announcing our participation in the Activist Lab programme for youth activists.
Coming up: Justice & Peace at light festival The Hague Highlights!
This light festival will tell stories of the rich history of the Hague, using light and projection on well-known locations in The Hague. In this way, Dutch history and important subjects will be shed light on in an approachable way for everyone. We are proud to announce that Justice & Peace and our initiative Samen Hier will be participating in this year’s light festival The Hague Highlights.
Hoping for change: Why journalists persevere despite challenges
Shelter City guest and Filipino journalist, Jodesz Gavilan, sheds light on the persevernce and importance of journalists in light of the Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists.
Support human rights defender Ali’s half marathon for Shelter City
Donate and support Ali, a current Shelter City The Hague guest who is running a half marathon to fundraise for Shelter City!
Official release of ‘Becoming Atoq’, our first interactive photographic story
Visit Becoming Atoq, an online photographic journey where you follow the story of Atoq, a photojournalist from Peru.
Martin Luther King PERFORMANCE COMPETITION 2022
Can you make as much of an impact with your speech as Martin Luther King did? Send in your video!
Experience the Human Rights Space | Just Peace Open Day
As part of the Just Peace Month in the Hague, the Netherlands Helsinki Committee along with the Human Security Collective and Justice and Peace invite you to an Open Day, during which you can experience the Human Rights Space.