Human rights defenders are being persecuted and silenced. We are here to help them at their time of greatest need.

We provide financial and practical support to help people who dare to speak up against human rights abuses rebuild their lives in dignity and continue standing up for what they believe in.

Assisting a prisoner of conscience could be as simple as signing up.

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Applications for post-graduate funding now open

We are now accepting applications for post-graduate tuition fees. The closing date is May 31st 2023 for courses that start in Autumn 2023.

To find out more, click here.


International Migrants Day 2022

This International Migrants Day, let's come together to share and learn from the experiences of migrants in our community. We share a story from one of our PoC's, Ela*, who fled Turkey in search of a better life in the UK.

PoC Global Report

As we mark our 60th anniversary as a human rights and relief from poverty charity, we report on the state of human rights in those countries in which we are currently particularly active

Get in touch

If you have any queries about our work, if you would like to be added to our mailing list, or if you would like us to update the details we currently hold for you, please contact us in the office (Monday to Friday)

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Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7407 6644

Fax: +44 (0) 20 7407 6655



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