Human rights defendant Valiantsin Stefanovich believes it is worth reminding the Ministry of Justice about the position of the UNHRC regarding the non-registration of the HRC "Viasna".
11.05.2015 | 11:31
Accessibility is not only a physical issue, but also a mental one, the issue of stereotypes existing in the society, said the British ambassador to Belarus when opening Accessibility Week in Minsk.
11.05.2015 | 09:41
On May 4 Belarus underwent the second round of the UPR in Geneva. Civil society representatives mark government’s selective approach to recommendations of the UN Human Rights Council (HRC).
06.05.2015 | 08:20
Second round of Universal Periodic Review (UPR) for human rights is to take place on May 4 in Geneva. Lawtrend and Assembly of NGOs prepared an alternative report to the UN Human Rights Council (HRC).
04.05.2015 | 08:29
“We want to turn attention to the problem of accessibility as the main problem of disability, as well as the presence of different boundaries – from physical to those in people’s consciousness”.
28.04.2015 | 08:17
Though lately Belarus’ Ministry of Internal Affairs got attentive to amateur photographers, human rights defenders find ban on taking pictures of buildings & citizens’ detention on this basis illegal.
26.04.2015 | 10:22
Assembly of NGOs and Legal Transformation Center prepared the Monitoring “Freedom of association and legal conditions for non-profit organizations in Belarus” for the I quarter of 2015.
25.04.2015 | 09:38
The pursuit of a full membership in PACE would mean that official Minsk shared the value-based approach to human rights and would indicate the beginning of an actual rapprochement with Europe.
23.04.2015 | 09:21
The human rights activists adduce 7 arguments why the Decree should be considered to be violating the Constitution and international treaties of the state, and why it should be abolished.
11.04.2015 | 10:22
OSCE Representative claims her Office is ready to assist the authorities in any way necessary to reverse this destructive trend, as well as facilitate a dialogue of government and media on the topic.
10.04.2015 | 09:50
Instead of a serious debate about how to get the economy of the country from the crisis, we get a non-constitutional document that introduces the institution of forced labor in the entire country.
08.04.2015 | 12:48
The basis of the Belarusan report says that “everything is good”. The goodness is assessed by statistics, which, under close scrutiny, cannot give effective assessment of the situation.
02.04.2015 | 08:01