WHRD Yosra Frawes prevented from entering Algeria
10 Dec 2022
Rights at stake and state’s obligations
The actor of the backlash
The form of backlash
On 1 December, Yosra Frawes, women’s rights defender and head of the Middle East and North Africa Desk at FIDH was prevented from entering Algeria. She had been travelling from Tunis to meet with Algerian women’s organisations in Oran.
see L’Orient le Jour
Initiatives to support: joint statement by NGOs, including FIDH, Front Line Defenders, ATFD, EuroMed Rights