How to: Take safety precautions

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Top 10 Internet Security Tips: How to Protect Yourself Online
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This guide provides the basics on protecting your information online.


Resources for Human Rights Defenders: Grants, protection trainings, digital security
Front Line Defenders

Resources including protection trainings, digital security and grants that can pay for organisational and personal provisions to improve the security and protection of human rights defenders and their organisations. Applications can be made in Arabic, Russian, English, French, Spanish, Farsi, Portuguese and Chinese.


Human Rights Defenders

Protection manuals for human rights defenders
Peace Brigades International

Handbooks with security lessons come from defenders – available in English and Spanish.


Technology for human rights defenders
The Engine Room & Oak Foundation

Study on how human rights defenders are using technology tools to communicate, analyse and manage information, identify new incidents, and archive data.


Further information: See our section on Human Rights Defenders

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