Gesellschaft für bedrohte Völker
GfbV International Germany Austria Switzerland Chile Bosnia-Herzegovina Italia Kurdistan/North Irak
 CeBIT 2015 
April 15, 2015

With our human rights campaign we demonstrated for religious freedom in India.



April 21, 2015

"Afrin is surrounded by deep ditches and protective walls," reported Kamal Sido, our Middle East consultant, after his 15-day visit to the embattled Kurdish areas in the north-west of Syria. During the two weeks, he held talks with politicians and representatives of various ethnic and religious minorities.

Afrin, Kobani and Cazire in the far northeast of Syria are in desperate need of help.

Please sign our petition!

September 2014

The Aboriginals Peoples in Australia have no common law! They have simply been ousted!

Demand from the Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Mr. Kamalesh Sharma to make his weight felt for the Aboriginal Peoples in Australia!

Sign the petition here!


Foreign Ministers of Southeast Asia discuss refugee crisis (May 20)
A call for an international mission to rescue boat people – boat with 300 refugees missing
(Press Release)
May 19, 2015

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) urges the foreign ministers of Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia to investigate the fate of 300 Rohingya boat people who were recently forced back into the open sea by the countries’ navies and have now been reported missing.

May 19, 2015

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) criticizes the Indonesian navy for rejecting a refugee boat with 500 Rohingya boat people from Burma and for forcing it back into the open sea.

At least 43 killed in terrorist attack on Ismaili Muslim minority in Pakistan:
Religious minorities in Pakistan need better protection
(Press Release)

  Photo: Flickr/ Sergel Hill
May 19, 2015

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) demands better protection for religious minorities in Pakistan. In Pakistan, it is especially the members of religious minorities who become victims of politically motivated extremism. Whether it is the Shiite Hazara, the Ismailis, Ahmadiyyahs, Sikhs, Christians or Hindus; it is dangerous for members of the religious minority groups to practice their faith.

Indonesia will no longer keep foreign journalists out of the embattled region of West Papua:
More freedom of the press will not solve the Papua-conflict!
(Press Release)
May 18, 2015

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP), welcomes the fact that Joko Widodo, the Indonesian President, announced that foreign journalists will be allowed to send reports from the embattled region of West Papua in future – under certain conditions. This is an important step towards more transparency, towards human rights and peace in the conflict zone. Widodo has given in to demands that human rights organizations such as the Society for Threatened Peoples have been raising for years.

I am searching for:
For following Country/Region:
Society for Threatened Peoples is an independent human rights organisation. "Not turning a blind eye" is the basis of our work. Thousands of individuals help support us in that work. Every single donation, every individual contribution helps us to influence events and achieve more for threatened peoples.
April 15, 2015
Our human rights demonstration in hannover 2015 |>
March 19, 2015
STP demonstrations at CeBIT 2015 - Internet freedom in China!
October 06, 2014
Mirza Dinnayi on the situation of Yezidi in Iraq |>
September 29, 2014
Human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng's wife Geng He speaks out about his health |>
September 11, 2014
The case Leonard Peltier |>
August 25, 2014
Dalai Lama Visits Our Tibet Exhibition
August 08, 2014
Human Rights Lawyer Gao Zhisheng released from prison |>
August 07, 2014
Kamal Sido about the plight of the Yazidis and Christians in Iraq who are hunted by ISIS extremists. |>
July 30, 2014
Stop Human Trafficking! |>
March 2014
The Rohingya People in Burma: The world's most persecuted minority |>
March 2014
Christian Minorities in the Middle East |>
November 2013
Memorandum: Syria: Minorities in fear |>
©2015 Society for Threatened Peoples (GfbV)