Journalist Jamil Ahmed looks back at the historic citizen mobilization in Bangladesh, and the government’s assumed repression.
Marianne Initiative 2023 Laureate, lawyer Shahanur Islam is dedicated to the LGBTQI+ community and minorities in Bangladesh.
Freedom of speech is the principle supported by individuals or communities to freely express their opinions without fear, without surveillance or under the obligation to
Winner of the 2023 Marianne Initiative and founder of Voice of Ezidis, Farhad has never stopped fighting for his people and human rights.
Winner of the 2023 Marianne Initiative, Tamilla Imanova talks to L’Œil about human rights defense and activism in Russia.
In Russia, how did the state media and the independent press analyse Wagner’s mutiny against Vladimir Putin this weekend ?
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