Human rights defender Mehmet Raci Bilici unfairly convicted

Repression of human rights defenders continues in Turkey where a board member of the Human Rights…

Statement of principles relating to the treatment of persons deprived of their liberty in the context of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic

European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment (CPT) CPT/Inf…

Turkey: Continuing judicial harassment of 13 prominent human rights lawyers

The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of FIDH and the World…

Violation of Refugees’ Human Rights Is Unjustifiable

Collective Statement on the situation of refugees in Greece The signatories acknowledge the recent decision of…

2019 Report on Rights Violations in the Prisons of the Marmara Region

Prisons Commission in İstanbul relased its annual report on 28 February 2020. The report brings together rights…

Human Rights Joint Platform: War Is Not a Solution

JOINT STATEMENT 4 March 2020 WAR IS NOT A SOLUTION We all were concerned that the…

İHD January-February 2020 Digest

  İHD JANUARY-FEBRUARY 2020 Digest   20. 01.2020: The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights…

İHD Statement on the Re-detention of Osman Kavala

20.02.2020   İHD Statement on the Re-detention of Osman Kavala   Businessperson and human rights defender…

CoE Commissioner for Human Rights Invites Turkey to Restore Judicial Independence

In a report published today, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Dunja Mijatović, calls…

UN on the Right to Peace and Right of Peoples to Peace

    Human Rights Council Thirty-fifth session 6–23 June 2017 Agenda item 3 Resolution adopted by…