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Statement of Support for the Women’s March on Washington

On January 21, 2017, the day after Donald Trump is inaugurated as the President of the United States, people from Read More »

3 things you can do right now about the humanitarian crisis in Aleppo

Eastern Aleppo has experienced rampant violence since the Syrian conflict began in 2012. It has been largely deserted because of Read More »

#Give2Courage: Nighat Dad

THE ACTIVIST: Nighat Dad is the Executive Director of the Digital Rights Foundation, a lawyer, and human rights activist campaigning Read More »

ProtectDefenders.eu Joint Statement: HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS ARE NOT CRIMINALS

ProtectDefenders.eu is the European Union Human Rights Defenders Mechanism, established to protect defenders at high risk and facing the most Read More »

Moving forward fiercely

Engaged colleagues and friends – Urgent Action Fund has received requests from activists in California, New York, and Washington facing Read More »

3 things you can do right now to fortify women’s & LGBTQ equality in the US

Yesterday, the Urgent Action Fund came together to formulate a response to the outcome of the US election. Many of Read More »

“Courage is facing the dread and not letting it defeat you”

Kate Kroeger, Urgent Action Fund Whatever you are feeling right now: anger, sorrow, anxiety, disbelief, fear, please know all of Read More »

Olivia Trabysh joins Urgent Action Fund’s Oakland Team

The Urgent Action Fund community warmly welcomes Olivia Trabysh to our Oakland office. Olivia joins as Urgent Action Fund’s Development Read More »

Women stand their ground — from Standing Rock to Boeung Kak

Land, natural resources, and the environment are vital issues for women human rights defenders around the globe. Urgent Action Fund Read More »

Soo K. Uhm joins Urgent Action Fund’s New York team

The Urgent Action Fund community warmly welcomes Soo K. Uhm to our New York City office. Soo joins as Urgent Action Fund’s Read More »
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