Working together to advance human rights

DTP Community

The Diplomacy Training Program works in partnership with NGOs and movements investing together to provide practical advocacy training to human rights defenders. The DTP community is made up of DTP partners, alumni, trainers and supporters.

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Training

DTP’s courses build the knowledge, skills and networks of human rights defenders, Indigenous peoples rights’ advocates and their organisations. It is a powerful investment in individuals and human rights movements.

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Impact

DTP’s impact is best seen in the work of over 3,250 of its alumni. DTP alumni are working every day in over 90 countries for the promotion and protection of human rights.

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Working together to advance human rights

DTP Community

The Diplomacy Training Program works in partnership with NGOs and movements investing together to provide practical advocacy training to human rights defenders. The DTP community is made up of DTP partners, alumni, trainers and supporters.

READ MORE

Training

DTP’s courses build the knowledge, skills and networks of human rights defenders, Indigenous peoples rights advocates and their organisations. It is a powerful investment in individuals and human rights movements.

READ MORE

Impact

DTP’s impact is best seen in the work of its 3,000 plus alumni. DTP Alumni are working every day in over 90 countries for the promotion and protection of human rights.

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Upcoming Programs and Events

Training Workshop
Bangkok, Thailand

28 - 30 May, 2024 (TBC)

A workshop to reflect on the lessons from approaches to capacity building on advocacy for human rights, and to develop collaboration on human rights and democracy capacity building in response to the closing civil society spaces and rise in authoritarianism.
31st Annual partiicpants with President Jose Ramos-Horta
Timor-Leste

12 - 23 August, 2024

This annual, comprehensive human rights and advocacy course is the longest established human rights training program held in the region. It builds knowledge of international human rights standards and the UN system and skills in strategic advocacy. The program will build practical links between advocates in the region.

Latest News and Activity

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DTP Alumni Profile

Frederic is the Regional Program Officer for the human rights and advocacy program of DTP partner, Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP). His advocacy springs from his own experience as a member of the Indigenous Dusun Putih Llivagu people of Sabah, Malaysia. Frederic plays a key role in developing the AIPP/DTP partnership and collaboration on capacity building initiative - with a special focus on business and human rights.
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In this issue, we profile alumnus Frederic Wilson, Regional Program Officer for the human rights and advocacy program of DTP partner, Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact (AIPP), provide information about DTP's programs, partners and the region, provide information about DTP's programs, and calls from the UN for your engagement.
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10 DTP alumni attended the first meeting of DTP's Malaysia alumni. The event brought the alumni together to explore the establishment of a DTP Malaysia alumni network.
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Twelve month follow up report from 2023 30th Annual Human Rights and Peoples' Diplomacy Training program, Thailand
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Six month follow up report from 2023 31st Annual Human Rights and Peoples' Diplomacy Training program, Timor-Leste
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Over 30 refugee and migrant community leaders from 14 countries joined the Human Rights and Advocacy trianing program held in partnership with The NSW Service for the Treatment and Rehabilitation of Torture and Trauma Survivors (STARTTS)
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20 participants from Indigenous Peoples organisations in Sabah, Sarawak and Peninsular Malaysia gathered for capacity building program.
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DTP's 2023 Annual Report showcases its activity throughout the year as we return to face-to-face programs.

I would definitely recommend any of DTP’s training programs, the networking is priceless, the opportunities endless and the quality of staff and training — spot on.

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