Turkey: Stop mis-using the law to detain human rights defenders

9 June 2021 Geneva UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders, Mary Lawlor,…

İHD Statement on Öztürk Türkdoğan’s Arrest and Release

23.03.2021   ON İHD CO-CHAIRPERSON ÖZTÜRK TÜRKDOĞAN’S ARREST AND RELEASE ON 19 MARCH 2021    The…

Press Release on the New Kavala Hearing

New Kavala hearing: A symptom of Turkey’s gangrened justice system Brussels, 17 December 2020 Tomorrow, Friday 18 December…

OBS Urgent Appeal: Human Rights Defenders Convicted in Turkey

New information TUR 005 / 0717 / OBS 078.8 Conviction / Acquittal Turkey July 6, 2020…

Joint Press Statement on the Büyükada Convictions

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT 3 July 2020, After the Hearing, Çağlayan Courthouse, Istanbul   This lawsuit, which…

İHD Statement on Threats against Its Co-Chairperson Eren Keskin

Threats against İHD Co-Chairperson Eren Keskin 17 June 2020   Human Rights Association’s Co-Chairperson Ms Eren…

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…

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…

Joint Statement on the Büyükada Trial: Justice for Rights Defenders

19 February 2020 İstanbul, Çağlayan Courthouse   We would, first of all, like to state that…