# 31st Geneva Course HR Defenders


31st Geneva Course for Human Rights Defenders from the Regions

Twenty human rights defenders attended the 31st Geneva Course (9 – 27 September 2013), which took place during the 24th session of the UN Human Rights. 13 trainees came from the regions: Sri Lanka, Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, the United Arab Emirates, Indonesia (incl. one from Papua), Kyrgyzstan, Ukraine, Brazil. The others were GHRfellows and graduate students from Italy, Spain, Portugal, Sweden, the United States and Switzerland.

The Course was conducted by Edward Flynn, Adrien-Claude Zoller, René Kosirnik, Ms. Maria Teresa Tienda Rivera.The other resource persons for the Course were Ms. Agnès Gràcia Corberó (Project Officer, Spain) and Nicolas Zoller (IT Officer). More.