Tame the savageness of man and make gentle the life of this world
Robert F. Kennedy
Partnering to protect
Across the continent, Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights partners with civil society leaders to protect civic space through strategic litigation and advocacy. From restrictive legislation to state-sponsored violence, repressive governments are cracking down on human rights defenders, journalists, and everyday citizens who seek to exercise their fundamental rights to freedoms of expression, assembly and association.