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Telebriefing: Syria - A Role for Human Rights Funders?

Policy Telebriefing Series on
Funding in Restrictive Contexts

SYRIA:
A ROLE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS FUNDERS?


Thursday, March 21, 2013

10:00-11:15 EDT
14:00-15:15 GMT


Co-sponsored by Ariadne-European Human Rights Funders Network

In this telebriefing, funders explored how human rights grantmakers can effectively and strategically support Syrian activists and civil society organizations in the current state of conflict.

Participants:
  • Surveyed the current political, human rights and humanitarian landscape in the country, including the work and challenges of human rights defenders
  • Studied the state of international support for human rights and civil society inside and outside the country
  • Examined the priorities, opportunities/entry points, and caveats for human rights funders
Speakers


Useful Background Resources

(MEMBERS ONLY: If you are a member of IHRFG and do not have the password for this video, please email Keith Armstrong, karmstrong[at]ihrfg[dot]org)

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This telebriefing and the telebriefing series are open to grantmakers only.


For more information, contact Azeen Salimi, IHRFG Program Director: asalimi[at]ihrfg[dot]org.