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…

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…

İHD and EuroMed Rights Joint Statement on the Gezi Trial

The Gezi trial or the systematic criminalisation of Turkish civil society Brussels, 27 January 2020 The…

Urgent Appeal by the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders

    Turkey: Harassment of several HRDs as a reprisal for their calls for peace and…