Front Line acknowledges financial support from Irish Aid which has made this project possible.
Responsibility for the contents of the manual rests solely with the author and Front Line.
Front Line and Dmitri Vitaliev would like to thank the following people and organisations for the invaluable help in researching and writing this publication:
...and numerous human rights defenders from countries around the world including Zimbabwe, Guatemala, China, Cuba, Tunisia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Yemen, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Belarus, Mexico etc. for answering questions, providing testimonials and evidence that resulted in the idea behind this book and its contents.