Committee
Human Rights Council
Country
Mexico

Author

Lynn Seland
Germany

Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/3196

Committee: Human Rights Council Country: Mexico University: UNSA Maastricht Delegate Name: Lynn Seland

The human rights of human rights defenders

Human rights defenders are often in the situation of pursuing human rights in their countries, at high risks for their own or their families’ personal safety. Attacks on critical journalists or other human rights activists have been frequent.

In the country of Mexico this has also been an issue. Especially attacks on reporters have increased in recent years. Therefore, Mexico is supporting the UNHRC resolutions...