On 30 January, dozens of Belarusians stood before the Higher Court to protest police brutality. They reacted to the harsh beating of two civic activists and a journalist inside a Minsk court earlier.
07.02.2016 | 08:26
Ales Bialiatski, Chair of the Human Rights Center "Viasna" and Zhanna Litvina, ex-chair of the Belarusian Association of Journalists have arrived on a working visit to Brussels on February 2.
05.02.2016 | 08:00
International community should know about the consolidated stance of Belarusan human rights defenders, emphasizes Volha Smalianka, the head of the Centre for Legal Transformation “Lawtrend”.
04.02.2016 | 09:07
The transformations of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum have already been introduced. Now what the Forum needs is concrete definition of the directions that have already been launched.
02.02.2016 | 08:17
The Office and Lithuanian NGO “Perspectives of psychic health” launched a joint project “Deinstitutionalization as a possibility to promote human rights of persons with disabilities in Belarus”.
31.01.2016 | 08:02
The info center that printed the Convention in Braille can help anyone with visual impairments to change information to a convenient format: Braille, audio file or a file with tactile graphics.
29.01.2016 | 11:54
In the statement on January 27 the OSCE's representative on freedom of the media, Dunja Mijatović, condemned an attack against a journalist that was carried out earlier this week by police in Belarus.
28.01.2016 | 13:07
Recent amendments to the law show that the state controls the possible increases of migration streams; however, being on the EU’s periphery, Belarus shouldn’t fear mass arrivals of asylum-seekers.
28.01.2016 | 12:11
"Let's hope that there’ll be no imprisonments, yet the process once again claims that the graffiti trial is politically motivated," - the Deputy Chair of the Human Rights Center "Viasna" said.
28.01.2016 | 08:46
Today, on January 27, the Public Bologna Committee presents its report on the monitoring in education from the moment of Belarus’ conventional admission to the Bologna process till the end of 2015.
27.01.2016 | 08:31
In the interview with the Index on Censorship the chair of the Belarusian Association of Journalists, talks about the state of press freedom in our country and why is has never been easy for Belarus.
21.01.2016 | 10:37