Pro Bono Network for Human Rights


The Pro Bono Network for Human Rights is designed to facilitate the access to justice for vulnerable groups in order to meet their needs of a free and adequate legal representation and assistance. The main objective of the project is to create a Pro Bono Network of lawyers to provide legal representation and asssistance to […]Read more

ACTEDO is Breaking the Silence on Sexual Violence

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Sexual Violence in Romania In Romania, approximately 4 out of 20 women are victims of a sexual aggression throughout their lives, as a recent study by the European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights shows. The same study points to the fact that merely 5% of violent attacks on women are reported to the Police and […]Read more

Bringing Human Rights Education to High Schools


Between June 14th and June 23rd, 2016, the Equality and Human Rights Action Centre (ACTEDO) implemented a new project on human rights education in local high schools in Cluj-Napoca. Visited schools included: Colegiul Național Emil Racoviță, at which ACTEDO spoke with two 9th grade classes and one 11th grade class, and Liceul Teoretic Eugen Pora, at […]


Training – “Pro Bono for Human Rights”


In Cluj-Napoca, ACTEDO dedicated the month of November to human rights and anti-discrimination. Two training sessions, with identical content and format, Pro Bono for Human Rights, were organized on November 14th-15th and 28th-29th at Ramada Hotel in Cluj. The two sessions were aimed at strengthening lawyer’s abilities to tackle human rights violations and discrimination cases. All in […]


Do you speak Human Rights?


Do You Speak Human Rights? ACTEDO has been part of a peace advocacy project realized under the United Network of Young Peacebuilders’ umbrella. This human rights education video was created as a result of ACTEDO’s participation to the ‘Youth Advocacy for Peace’ Study Session in Council of Europe’s premises in Budapest. This project presents the […]