The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of FIDH and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), requests your urgent intervention in the following situation in Turkey. Description of the situation: The Observatory has been informed by reliable sources about the sentencing of Ms. Eren Keskin, prominent human rights lawyer from Turkey and co-president […]

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Due to his activities regarded with human rights defending, Ali Tanrıverdi, President of İHD’s Mersin Branch, was taken into custody in Mersin on 12 December 2016 and arrested on 19 December 2016. The trial regarding Ali Tanrıverdi will be carried out in the Mersin 7th Heavy Criminal Court on 18 May 2017 at 11.00 o’clock. […]

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New information TUR 001 / 0116 / OBS 010.2 Release / Judicial harassment Turkey April 27, 2016 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), has received new information and requests your urgent intervention in the […]

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TUR 001 / 0112 / OBS 005 Police raid / Confiscation of equipment / Harassment Turkey January 16, 2012 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), requests your urgent intervention in the following situation in Turkey. […]

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New information TUR 001 / 0911 / OBS 114.1 Provisional release / Judicial harassment Turkey January 17, 2012 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a joint programme of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), has received new information and requests your urgent intervention in […]

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The Euromed Federation against Enforced Disappearances (FEMED), in partnership with Human Rights Association (İnsan Hakları Derneği – IHD), Yakay-der and Mothers for Peace (Bariş Anneleri Inisiyatifi, is organizing the Third Euromed meeting of the families of the disappeared on the thematic of «Transitional Justice and Enforced Disappearances », on December 11th, 12th, 13th, in Istanbul,at […]

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HUMAN RIGHTS ASSOCIATION (IHD) HAS MOVED TO A NEW OFFICE. OUR NEW CONTACT DETAILS ARE;     Address: Necatibey Caddesi 82/11-12, Kizilay, Ankara, Turkey Tel:   00 90 312 230 35 67          00 90 312 230 35 68          00 90 312 230 35 69 Fax: 00 90 312 230 17 07       […]

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