Défenseurs des Opprimées/Opprimés (DOP)

 

Country

Haiti

Organization

Défenseurs des Opprimées/Opprimés (DOP)

DOP was founded in March 2010, two months after the earthquake that devastated Haiti, to respond to injustices inflicted against people who had been displaced by the earthquake.

Project

Building a Peasant Movement for Land and Housing Rights

Purpose: To protect the land and housing rights of peasants in the Artibonite Department by providing human rights training and legal support and by building the capacity of peasant organizations to advocate effectively for their rights.

Project Grant Amount $15,000
Total Grants Received $15,000
Years Supported 1
Theme Natural Resource Rights and Economic Justice
Population Served Civil society organizations, Farmers and fisherfolk, Refugees and IDPs, Workers