The Centre for Applied Human Rights is facilitating research in four areas related to human rights defenders in collaboration with other scholars and practitioners.
Area 1: Legal and Administrative Mechanisms for Repression
Area 2: Fostering Enabling Environments for the Defence of Human Rights
Area 3: Ethnographies of Risk and Protection
Area 4: Assessing the Effectiveness of Protection Mechanisms
For the most up-to-date progress see the Human Right Defender Hub project website.