Kamal Khan, Pakistan „Finally safe! I’ve had to change residence six times because of repeated death threats“.
press release

Azerbaijan. Leyla Yunusova arrested.

“Prize for the Freedom and Future of the Media” 2014 goes to fighters for a pluralistic society from yesterday and today

Farida Nekzad is a journalist and former director of the news agency “Wakht“ (“Time”). Due to her critical coverage of national politics and local customs in Afghanistan, she has become a target of extremist groups. press release
Donny Reyes, Honduras
press release The coordinator of the organization LGBT Arcoiris (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Rainbow) and human rights activists have repeatedly been threatened and attacked.

Rosa Yassin Hassan
Asif Mohiuddin, Bangladesh
“I was concerned whether I was going to live or not by 57 knifes thrusts. Press.release.Asif.Mohiuddin.engl.


28 years Hamburg Foundation for Politically Persecuted People

The Hamburg Foundation supports politically

persecuted people who, be­cause of advocating

democracy, freedom and human rights,

find them­selves in a dangerous, often life-threatening

situation in their native countries.