Belarus – The Barys Zvozskau Belarusian Human Rights House
The Belarusian Human Rights House (HRH) addresses the main challenges faced by human rights activists in Belarus - the right to assembly and freedom of expression. This is achieved through the provision of a safe training and meeting space and facilities for human rights defenders, NGOs, journalists, students and teachers, as well as for international meetings and cultural events.
Human rights trends
UN chief about death penalty “Let our actions always be guided by the moral compass of human rights"
The United Nations has spread the message of the Secretary-General on the occasion of the World Day against the Death Penalty, commemorated annually on 10 October. 12 Oct 2016 »
Joint statement of the human rights organizations regarding the criminal prosecution of blogger Eduard Palchys. 05 Oct 2016 »
On September 22, during the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting Belarusian human rights defenders arranged a side event to report on the results of parliamentary elections held in the country on September 11. 26 Sep 2016 »
The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus, Miklós Haraszti, says despite the admission of a token oppositionist there was no real difference between last Sunday’s parliamentary elections and all the previous ones carried out in Belarus. 15 Sep 2016 »
The opposition now has one seat in Belarus, for the first time in 20 years, following the parliamentary elections on the 11th of September. Still, the election did not meet a number of key international standards for fair and free elections, observers say. 12 Sep 2016 »
- Belarus Watch (ByWatch)
- Belarusian Association of Journalists
- Belarusian Helsinki Committee
- Human Rights Center "Viasna"
Belarus in exile - Vilnius
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