Shelter City Países Bajos: Convocatoria para reubicación temporal en septiembre 2021
Justice and Peace Países Bajos abre nuevamente la convocatoria para defensores y defensoras de derechos humanos en situación de riesgo que deseen participar en el programa Shelter City (ciudad refugio) a partir de Septiembre de 2021. El plazo para postularse finaliza el 14 de May de 2021 a las 23.59 (hora central europa).
Shelter City Netherlands: Call for Applications for September 2021
We are launching a new call for human rights defenders at risk to participate in the Shelter City programme around September 2021. The deadline to apply is 14 May at 23:59 (CEST).
Launching the Shelter City Alumni Community
Justice & Peace Netherlands has just launched the Shelter City Alumni Community for human rights defenders, and kicked off the platform last week with an online celebration for alumni of Shelter City in the Netherlands.
Mid-term evaluation of the Samen Hier pilot
In our mid-term evaluation, we have looked at the experiences and results of Samen Hier until June 2020. These first results are largely positive, and create a solid foundation for Samen Hier.
A humane migration policy
From 1 to 17 March, a ‘Lopend Vuur’ (‘Spreading the Fire’) was spreading through the Netherlands, during which vigils and routes took place in more than seventy villages and towns. The campaign showed that there is support for a different migration policy.
Upcoming arrival of new Shelter City guests in the Netherlands
Justice & Peace is excited to announce the upcoming arrival of a new group of human rights defenders to Shelter City in the Netherlands for a period of three months during the spring of 2021.
Valentine’s day campaign initiated by residents of Moria refugee camp
On Valentine’s day Now You See Me Moria asked us to contribute to spreading awareness about the situation in Moria. ‘’Is there any love left for the people in Moria?’’
Extra safe spaces for journalists at risk, especially women journalists in Shelter City The Hague
For the next five years, Shelter City The Hague will provide more safe spaces to journalists coming from countries where freedom of expression and press freedom are restricted, with a special focus on supporting women journalists.
York becomes the 18th city in the world and the first in the UK to join Shelter City
Justice and Peace Netherlands and the Centre for Applied Human Rights at the University of York have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), making the city of York in the United Kingdom (UK) the 18th Shelter City.