REPRESSION AND IMPRISONMENT IN AZERBAIJAN

Our protest on 12 June is taking place on the day of the opening in Baku of the first European Olympic Games, hosted by Azerbaijan. We will be calling for the release of detained human rights defenders, journalists and activists, and for the end of the repression against civil society.

When: Friday, 12. June 2015 13:00 – 14:00
To: Friday, 12. June 2015
Where: Geneva (Switzerland), Place des Nations
Host: Human Rights House Foundation
Contact: Anna Innocenti, International Advocacy Officer, Human Rights House Foundation (anna.Innocenti@humanrightshouse.org / +41 22 332 25 56)

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January 11, 2019

Mehman Huseynov: Letter to President of Azerbaijan

On 10 January 2019, Human Rights House Foundation wrote to the President of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev, appealing for his personal intervention in the case of imprisoned Azerbaijani photojournalist, video blogger, and human rights defender Mehman Huseynov.

January 11, 2019

Escalating repression against Mehman Huseynov

Some 41 member and partner NGOs of 13 Human Rights Houses issue a joint letter calling for urgent action from the international community to ensure the life, health, and rights of imprisoned Azerbaijani photojournalist, video blogger, and human rights defender Mehman Huseynov.

December 31, 2018

Міхаіл Мацкевіч: «Трэба ўбачыць не аб’ект тваёй міласэрнасці – а чалавека»

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