Natalia Project – Who do we protect?
Since the launch in 2013, Natalia Project – the world’s first assault alarm and positioning system for human rights defenders at risk – has grown significantly. Today, the project includes more than 160 human rights defenders from four continents.
The Natalia Project includes human rights defenders from Russia, Central Asia, Africa, Southeast Asia, Latin America and the Western Balkans.
Frank Mugisha, Uganda
Frank Mugisha is a Ugandan LGBTI+ activist and the Executive Director of Sexual Minorities Uganda. Frank has been a participant in the Natalia Project since 2018.
Read more about Frank Mugisha here.
Olena Shevchenko, Ukraine
Olena Shevchenko leads the organisation Insight that focuses on promoting and protecting the rights of LGBTI+ persons. Olena is one of the Natalia Project participants.
Read more about Olena Shevchenko here.
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