- 7th February 2019
10:00 am - 11:00 am
This webinar will focus on the different tools and resources that ProtectDefenders.eu has available for activists at risk working in the frontline. ProtectDefenders.eu is the European Union Human Rights Defenders mechanism, and provides emergency assistance and support to activists in many ways: from advocacy and capacity-building to material support, including temporary relocation, tailored to the specific needs of each individual, community or organization. Please join us to find out more about the resources that might be useful for you, answer your questions (in public or privately), etc. so you can continue the good work on defending Human Rights!
Javier Roura Blanco
Javier is Communication and Reporting Officer at the European Union Human Rights Defenders mechanism – ProtectDefenders.eu. Javier has eight-year experience in communication and advocacy on human rights issues, transitional justice and international development projects, also in post-conflict areas and developing countries. He worked for international organizations, public institutions and NGOs at the international level in Morocco, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Croatia, Spain and Belgium, and is experienced in institutional and digital communication, public advocacy and campaigning and project management and monitoring. At ProtectDefenders.eu, he coordinates and implements the communication strategy and advocacy actions of the EU Human Rights Defenders mechanism.