Conferences: Human rights defenders and ICT. December 13th 2017


Organized by the DEMOSPAZ Institute, together with the Cultura de Paz Foundation and the Cibervoluntarios Foundation. ICTs offer spaces to share information, document abuses and gather evidence to increase awareness and commitment of public opinion, being able to produce responses. The objective of the conference was to bring together human rights defenders and experts related to rights and peace building and to explore the potential offered by ICT in the defence and promotion of Human Rights.

Participants: human rights defenders, and members of different entities such as Amnesty International, the Asociación Pro Derechos Humanos de España (APDHE), Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, International Peace Brigades, as well as Manuela Mesa and Carlos Giménez, as directors of the Institute.