04 August 2020
45 years since the Helsinki Accords
OSCE ODIHR publishes report on the impact of Covid-19 measures on human rights
21 July 2020The ODIHR published a report on the impact of Covid-19-related emergency measures on human rights and democracy.
Update on EPTA Annual Conference 2020
15 July 2020Due to the uncertain situation related to Covid-19, the EPTA Annual Conference 2020 will be held as an online event.
NHC congratulates the Ireland-based NGO Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre
14 July 2020Pavee Point Traveller and Roma Centre is the winner of the 2020 Max van der Stoel Award.
Defending Human Rights is not a Crime: Turkey’s ruling against Istanbul-10
09 July 2020The NHC strongly condemns the prison sentences handed down on 3 July 2020 against four human rights defenders in Turkey.
Defending Human Rights in Ukraine: Activism Report January – March 2020
07 July 2020In partnership with the NHC, ZMINA Human Rights Centre published a report detailing the trends of persecution against activist and human rights defenders from January to March 2020.
The LGBTI+ Community Contribute to Society Just Like Everybody Else! – Awareness Raising Campaign Launched in Albania
02 July 2020Albanian NGOs launched a video as the start of an awareness-raising campaign to portray the diversity within the LGBTI+ community and call for respect.
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Yasemin Öz
30 June 2020From the importance of LGTBI+ representation to the role of LGTBI+ allies, human rights defender and lawyer Yasemin Öz discusses the landscape for defending LGTBI+ in Turkey.
ECJ Finds Hungary’s Foreign-Funded NGO Law in Breach of EU Law
25 June 2020The ECJ ruled the Hungarian Lex NGO law to be in breach of EU Laws. The NGO law is one of may tensions between Hungary and the EU regarding the Rule of Law.