The NHRF expresses deep concern after the assassination of human rights defender Klaus Steven Zapata on March 6th 2016 in Colombia. »
“The key is empowering the survivors and make the survivors be the engine in the process of looking for their peers”, Galuh Wandita, Director of Asia Justice and Rights (AJAR)»
In 2015, the NHRF secretariat handled a total of 121 project proposals, out of which 37 organisations were granted support.
The NHRF is a civil society foundation working to protect and promote human rights internationally through direct support to frontline organisations.