Concern with detention and prosecution of Ms Nizovkina and Ms Stetsura

Participants and partner organisations of the Human Rights House Network project “Electronic Human Rights Education for Lawyers” are concerned about the recent detention and criminal prosecution of lawyer and journalist Nadezhda Nizovkina and lawyer Tatiana Stetsura.

In the letter of concern, available in English and in Russian (right) they call upon the authorities of the Republic of Buratya (Russian Federation) to ensure a thorough and impartial investigation and a fair trial in compliance with the international standards.

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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»

Дом правоў чалавека імя Барыса Звозскава працягвае цыкл інтэрвію з выпускнікамі адукацыйных праектаў праграмы ILIA-By. Міхаіл Мацкевіч – выпускнік праекта BISH – прыйшоў у праваабарону з айцішнага асяродку; што праўда, грамадзкі актывізм заўсёды цікавіў яго болей, чым будучая прафесія.