One of our main working areas consists of defending, promoting and protecting human rights.
We aspire to overcome the classic human rights approach, as we support a critical and liberating perspective. We believe there is a passive universalism regarding human rights that needs to be changed. This is why we promote a more complex view that respects the diversity of each context.
We criticize the bourgeois liberalism perspective of human rights, which almost gives exclusivity to institutions to protect, promote and defend rights. Institutions are also thought as the main to interpret regulations and solve conflicts. Given this scenario, Mundubat works to ensure human rights defenders play a leading role in those processes.
We support emancipation processes, upholding their fight for a decent life, and unfolding social, cultural, political and economic conditions that may interfere in human rights enjoyment.
Keeping that context in mind, we work in three main areas: