"Defending human rights in Mexico: the era of impunity" 

Acuddeh and the Comité Cerezo have published their anual report on the agressions suffered by human rights defenders in Mexico.  The report contains information from May 2017 until June 2018.


Justice for Valentina

PBI celebrates the historic sentence in Valentina´s case and highlights the holistic accompaniment provided by various national and international organisations throughout the process. But above all we recognise Valentina´s strength and persevearance in her tireless fight against impunity and in defense of women´s rights.

Seguridad para Defender

The digital platform SeguriadParaDefender.org is a permanent, sustainable and flexible resource to collect and distribute current and future materials about security and protection for human rights defenders.

Pasta de Conchos: The Struggle for Justice

Two inspiring women describe their struggle for justice and respect for human rights against a highly unstable backdrop in the isolated mining region of Coahuila, northern Mexico.

Land of Corn

Land of Corn is the story of four environmental and land rights defenders in Mexico, Guatemala, Colombia and Honduras. In 2014, a Global Witness report found 116 cases of killings of land and environmental defenders in 17 countries. Central and South America account for more than 75% of all deaths. See video on our YouTube channel.

Invisible Mandelas

A view on the work PBI does around the world and how our support network is instrumental for the protection of Human Rights Defenders.  See video on our YouTube channel.

Ten Years of European Union Guidelines on Human Rights Defenders

The Duty to Protect

A video by PBI about the implementation of the Protection Mechanism for human rights defenders and journalists.