Denise Dora

Denise Dora is a lawyer and human rights activist in Brazil. She was a founder member of Themis - Gender, Justice and Human Rights in 1993, and is currently a senior partner of a law firm specialised in civil society organisations, right to equality and socio-environmental law.  She serves on the board of the Brazil Human Rights Fund, and Land of Rights. 

Denise Dora es abogada y activista de derechos humanos en Brasil. Fue miembro fundador de Themis - Gênero Justiça e Direitos Humanos en 1993 y actualmente es socia principal en un despacho jurídico especializado en organizaciones de la sociedad civil, el derecho a la igualdad y el derecho socioambiental.  Forma parte de la mesa directiva del Fundo Brasil de Direitos Humanos y Terra de Direitos.

 

Addressing systemic inequality in human rights funding

December 4, 2017
BY: Barbara Klugman, Ravindran Daniel, Denise Dora, Maimouna Jallow
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Human rights funding is systemically inequitable, and this will only change ...

Finding equity: shifting power structures in human rights

November 30, 2017
BY: Barbara Klugman, Ravindran Daniel, Denise Dora, Maimouna Jallow
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The marker of progress towards an equitable human rights ecology is when ...

The value of diversity in creating systemic change for human rights

November 27, 2017
BY: Barbara Klugman, Ravindran Daniel, Denise Dora, Maimouna Jallow

The human rights system must value and mobilize the expertise of all players, ...