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Featured Press Release | September 06, 2018
Washington, D.C.—Human Rights First today announced that its board of directors has chosen Michael Breen as the organization’s next president and chief executive officer. Breen, who...
December 10, 2019
WASHINGTON - Michael Breen, the president and CEO of Human Rights First made the following statement in recognition of Human Rights Day and the anniversary of the adoption of the Universal...
December 05, 2019
Human Rights First Releases New Report on Escalating Human Rights Abuses Against Asylum Seekers Returned to Mexico by the Trump Administration  Forced returns continue under “Remain in Mexico...
November 28, 2019
Human Rights First Welcomes Passage of Two Pro-democracy Bills on Hong Kong WASHINGTON – On Wednesday, President Donald Trump signed into law two pro-democracy bills created to support human...
November 26, 2019
For Immediate Release: November 26, 2019 Contact: Chloé Bitton, Communications Manager, Martin Ennals Foundation [email protected] Human Rights First Lauds Three Exceptional Women...
November 21, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 21, 2019 Mona Sutphen and Michael Rozen to Serve as Board Chairs of Human Rights First As international human rights organization transitions leadership,...
November 21, 2019
Human Rights First Heralds Legislation to Restore American Leadership to Refugee Protection Legislation will overhaul the American refugee system to reassert humane U.S. leadership on refugee...
November 21, 2019
Human Rights First Publishes Running Database of Attacks on Asylum Seekers Under MPP Human rights organizations partner to track kidnappings, assaults on asylum seekers forced to return to danger in...
November 21, 2019
Human Rights First Publishes Running Database of Attacks on Asylum Seekers Under MPP Human rights organizations partner to track kidnappings, assaults on asylum seekers forced to return to danger in...
November 19, 2019
Human Rights First on Senate Passage of the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act WASHINGTON - Human Rights First welcomes the Senate’s passage of the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act...
November 18, 2019
WASHINGTON — Human Rights First (HRF) Refugee Protection Director Eleanor Acer released the following statement in response to the Trump administration’s new interim...

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