International Human Rights Day Press Statement: “Talk to human rights defenders, they work for us all.”

The Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta (PHROM) stresses the crucial role played by its Member Organisations in ensuring Malta remains a safe, harmonious and inclusive place for all persons. The Platform’s 29 non-governmental organisations are active in several areas, striving to ensure that their beneficiaries do not face exclusion, violence, poverty, discrimination, harassment and other human rights violations. As believers and promoters of the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights, commemorated today, all our Member Organisations are at … read more

Want to be a Human Rights Intern?

We’re seeking to recruit one or two Human Rights Interns to assist us in our advocacy activities. Here’s a summary of the requirements and task description, but you can download the full call here: “The Human Rights Interns will be full and active members of our dynamic team, with tasks generally including: Daily media review and compilation; PHROM’s Il-Librerija data management; Thematic research supporting our FRANET Research Team; Logistical and other support for projects being implemented; Active input in our … read more

We’ve grown!

As part of our efforts to consolidate our activities and projects, and to work towards a more sustainable and effective organisation, we’ve taken a number of significant internal decisions relating to how our Operational Team is structured. We’re extremely happy to redefine Carla’s role to that of Assistant Director! We’ve also strengthened our Pro Bono Unit by bringing Claire on board as a Legal Officer, whilst Erika is now a Human Rights Officer as also Secretariat Officer for the Platform of … read more

Malta’s first & only national human rights coalition launched today!

Today we launched the Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta (PHROM), one of our major projects for 2014/2015. The Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta (PHROM) is Malta’s first and only national coalition of NGOs working in the area of human rights promotion. It is an autonomous, voluntary and not-for-profit platform registered as a voluntary organisation with the Malta Commissioner for Voluntary Organisations. Its mission is to provide a national forum for human rights organisations in Malta to … read more

PRESS INVITE: Launch of the ‘Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta’

Dear friends and colleagues: We are proud to announce the launch of the ‘Platform of Human Rights Organisations in Malta‘ (PHROM) on Wednesday afternoon, the 23rd April. Please accept this message as your invitation to attend. The launch will be held in Valletta at 13:30, at the Board Room of Din l-Art Ħelwa (133, Melita Street, Valletta). PHROM will be Malta’s first and only platform gathering all local NGO’s which work on human rights issues. PHROM will provide its members … read more