15 November 2016 Building Up Rule of Law
Tentative optimism? Obama reassures world leaders Trump will observe commitment to NATO allies
Azerbaijan: Results of the Constitutional Referendum
04 October 2016With the recent economic struggle that has hit Azerbaijan caused by the decline in oil prices, the current government's grip on power has been threatened.
Book on Hate Crime, Incitement to Hatred and Hate Speech published
14 September 2016NHC is excited to announce the publication of the book Criminal Law on Hate Crime, Incitement to Hatred and Hate Speech in OSCE Participating States by human rights researcher Alexander Verkhovsky.
A project update – greenhouse business plan
09 August 2016Can gardening projects contribute to the rehabilitation of prison inmates? Pioneering work has been done by many horticultural rehabilitation projects around the world.
News from OSCE Kyrgyzstan
04 August 2016“Peace and Reconciliation through strengthening the rule of law and protection of human rights” project, run by the UN in collaboration with OSCE, is gaining momentum as another training event for lawyers, prosecutors and judges was organized in Kyrgyzstan.
What is next for Bulgarian fight against terrorism?
03 August 2016As it has been observed by NHC, state of emergency appears to have become a common response to terrorist attacks. Both France and Germany are resorting to this extreme measure, with the former recently extending it for six months after the attack in Nice, and the latter declaring state of emergency after the shooting rampage in Munich.
Roundtable in Moldova on conditional release
28 July 2016A roundtable on conditional release and social reintegration of detainees was held in order to explore effective ways and tools for the inter-institutional cooperation between probation and penitentiary systems in Moldova.
Equipping juvenile offenders in Correctional Centre Lipjan
07 July 2016Through workshops staff members of Correctional Centre Lipjan get acquainted with the purpose, structure and the current implementation of the EQUIP programme.
First judges and prosecutors in Bosnia and Herzegovina to train colleagues in human trafficking issues
28 June 2016Nine judges and prosecutors were trained in Bosnia and Herzegovina in order to become trainers in human trafficking issues within the project “Promoting a Victim Centred Approach in Trafficking Cases in Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina”.