New reports call for immediate action to ‘Prove They Are Alive!’
There was no ground to refuse choosing house arrested as an alternative to the resitrictive measure of arrest against Rasul Jafarov, a human rights defender, who had been arrested in Azerba
The Civic Solidarity Platform draws your attention to the issue of unfair trials in countries of the former Soviet Union.
The Civic Solidarity Platform draws your attention to the issue of unfair trials in countries of the former Soviet Union. We acknowledge that concerns surrounding unfair trials are not unique to these OSCE participating States, but also merit attention in other parts of the OSCE region.
Members of the Civic Solidarity Platform condemn the current, unprecedented crackdowns on independent human rights NGOs and their members now witnessed in Russia and Azerbaijan.
An overview of positive developments and ongoing concerns regarding torture and other ill-treatment in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.
Here is the list of official events of the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting in Warsaw and the list of side events organised by the Civic Solidarity Platform, its member organisations and partners.read more >
Rasul Jafarov, a human rights activist from Azerbaijan, wrote an appeal to the international media on the reasons for his arrest and falseness of the charges against him. Ladies and gentlemen, dear friendsread more >
It is held on 4 August 2014 to express solidarity with Belarusian activists and human rights defenders who live and work under difficult conditions imposed by the regime.read more >
As the Azerbaijani regime steps up its repression of human rights defenders and independent NGOs, Western companies are entering into sponsorship agreements with the Baku authorities for Baku2015, the first ever European Olympic Games.read more >
Center for Civil Liberties (Ukraine) invites anyone who cares about human rights to send letter of support to activists, who were arrested in Azerbaijan.read more >
New reports call for immediate action to ‘Prove They Are Alive!’read more >
Dozens of people have been forcibly disappeared in Turkmenistan, some for more than a decade, a coalition of human rights groups called the Prove They Are Alive! campaign said in connection with the International Day of the Disappeared, which is on August 30, 2014.read more >
Statement by the NGO coalitions against torture in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights, Article 19, Amnesty International and International Partnership for Human Rights.read more >
A new monitoring report provides an overview of developments affecting the protection of fundamental rights in Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan in April-June 2014.read more >
Environmental activists and journalists across Europe and Central Asia face severe challenges in their efforts to promote both the access and dissemination of environmental information and public discussion of environmental issues.read more >