FIDH (International Federation for Human Rights) is an international human rights NGO federating 192 organisations from 117 countries. Since 1922, FIDH has been defending all civil, political, economic, social and cultural rights as set out in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Types of assistance offered by the organisation:

Emergency fund 

Target group: human rights defenders

Operates worldwide 

FIDH, under the Observatory for the Protection of Human rights Defenders, provides emergency material support to at risk human rights defenders working in the most difficult circumstances.

Any human rights defender or organisation who is facing risks because of her/his human rights work and needs emergency support may send an application.