Run for Rights – Royal Parks Half MarathonRun through four of London’s glorious Royal Parks, pass some of the capital’s most historic landmarks and raise money towards protecting human rights around the world - Join Team Human Rights Watch on 6 October 2013 in running the Royal Parks Half Marathon.
The registration fee to get a charity place is £50. The minimum sponsorship we ask runners to raise is £300.
If you are interested in joining team Run for Rights, please contact Nicole Vloeimans on email@example.com or 020 7618 4720.
In the News
A new round of deportation of the Tamil minority group to Sri LankaUK Director of Human Rights Watch, David Mepham, published a short article by in the Independent on the continuous problematic deportation of Tamils. Again, the UK government has deported a group of Tamils to Sri Lanka, despite vast documentation provided by Human Rights Watch and other organisations on the country’s record of ill-treatment of the minority Tamil community. Human Rights Watch has acquired a growing body of evidence that the failed Sri Lankan asylum seekers face serious risks of torture upon return in their home country.September 27, 2012
London May NewsletterLondon Newsletter May 2012 with a UK advocacy update by David Mepham, UK Director, an article on Human Rights Watch's Women's Rights Division - Advocating for Women for More than 20 Years and an update from the London Network - Right Words Competition a Huge Success.June 25, 2012
Voices for Justice Annual dinner London - 7 November 2012The Voices for Justice Annual Dinner took place at the Guildhall in London on Wednesday 7 November 2012. The night was a huge success with our generous supporters raising a significant sum to enable the continued fantastic work of the Emergencies Division. Human Rights Watch awarded human rights defender Farai Maguwu from Zimbabwe with our highest tribute - the Alison Des Forges Award for Extraordinary Activism. For more information about the 2013 Annual Dinner or to reserve a table or tickets, please contact the Development and Outreach team on firstname.lastname@example.org.May 9, 2012