FIDH: New law seriously threatens freedom of association and must be repealed!

Paris-Geneva, January 15, 2021 The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders (FIDH-OMCT) is deeply…

FIDH: Authorities’ Harassment of Opposition Figures Must Cease

Turkey: Authorities’ Harassment of Opposition Figures Must Cease 8 October 2020 FIDH is deeply concerned about…

FIDH: Authorities are responsible for Ebru Timtik’s death in custody

Turkey: Authorities are responsible for Ebru Timtik’s death in custody Paris-Geneva, August 28, 2020   The…

FIDH: Now is the time for action to fight systemic racism in the USA and globally

FIDH and its member organisations statement against anti-Black racism in the USA and globally FIDH and…

FIDH Deputy Secretary General is Finally Free!

  FIDH and 45 of its member organisations around the world celebrate the release of their…

COVID-19: Jailed Human Rights Defenders Must Be Released Immediately

8 April 2020 In light of the serious threat posed to prisoners by the rapidly spreading…

FIDH: States Bear Direct Responsibility for the Health of Individuals in Their Custody

While the cases of COVID-19 are multiplying in prisons, detention centers and in places of custody,…

Human rights defender Mehmet Raci Bilici unfairly convicted

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

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…

IHD Co-Signed FIDH Statement on Russia

Constitutional Coup in Russia: Putin’s Move to Devalue International Human Rights Treaties Could Set Dangerous Global…