12 October 2011
Mensenrechtenavond #2: Olympische spelen en Mensenrechten
Contribution to OSCE Review Meeting: Civil Society under Pressure in Central Asian Countries
22 September 2011Twenty years after the Soviet Union dissolved and Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan gained independence, civil society activities remain seriously restricted in these countries.
Belarus demands continued attention from UN Human Rights Council
05 September 2011International human rights organizations, including the Netherlands Helsinki Committee, are calling on the UN Human Rights Council to continue addressing the situation in Belarus.
Anti-trafficking NGO ASTRA, Serbia: ‘The State Does Not Help Trafficking Victims’
01 August 2011For trafficked victims the hell does not end when they get out of the trafficking chain.
New incidents of harassment reinforce concerns about safety of individuals viewed as linked to Turkmen exile NGO
20 July 2011The Netherlands Helsinki Committee and the International Partnership for Human Rights condemn the hacking of the website of its partner organization Turkmen Initiative for Human Rights, as well as other recent incidents of harassment targeting the organization.
Netherlands Helsinki Committee supports arrested human rights defenders in Belarus
20 December 2010The Netherlands Helsinki Committee is urging strong international pressure to immediately cease the repression unleashed on presidential candidates, on their supporters and on human rights defenders in Belarus.