Building and securing justice across Europe
From Dictatorship to Democracy: Albania, Ukraine and Everywhere Else
18 September 2019
The pathways between dicatorship and democracy were highlighted in this year's Night of the Dictator in The Hague. Human rights defenders from Ukraine and Albania shared their stories.
HDIM Starts with Civil Society Protest on Russian Elections
17 September 2019
In Warsaw, civil society representatives stage a silent protest on the opening day of the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting of the OSCE.
European Leaders Must Match Rhetoric on Democracy with Action, Say Experts
15 September 2019
Democracy support experts issue 5 recommendations on democracy leadership for the EU on Democracy Day.
Come to the Interactive Tour: From Dictatorship to Democracy on Sept. 13!
04 September 2019
The 2019 Night of Dicatorship takes place September 13. During the interactive tour there will be speakers from Albania and Ukraine, and a quiz on dicatorships and democraries.
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Cavidan Soykan
28 August 2019
Cavidan Soykan, a refugee rights defender and Academic for Peace, has been legally targeted for signing a petition opposing the violence of the Turkish military in its southeast region.
What Can the Weimar Republic Teach Us About Democracy and the Importance of the Rule of Law?
19 August 2019
It has been 100 years since the Weimar Republic. What can looking back at Germany's first attempt at democrcacy teach us about democracy today?
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The Security and Human Rights Monitor (SHRM) is a platform for debate, analysis, information, and developments relevant to the mandate of the OSCE. It focuses in particular on the inter-relationship between security and human rights.