Political participation

Political participation

Ahead of the presidential election scheduled for 15th October, pressure on critical voices is mounting in Kyrgyzstan. Recent alarming developments include: excessive compensation awarded...

Brussels, Vienna 9 December 2013. The upcoming parliamentary elections in Turkmenistan highlight the fundamental lack of space for political pluralism and freedom of expression in...

The annual EU-Turkmenistan Human Rights Dialogue will take place in Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat on 29 March 2019. The dialogue comes shortly after the European...

International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR) has joined over 240 other civil society organizations and trade unions in signing an appeal to European leaders...

The Coalition for Democratic Renewal (CDR) is a global initiative of a group of intellectuals, activists, and politicians, concerned with the expansion of power...

Helsinki movement: a source of inspiration, solidarity and strength By Brigitte Dufour, IPHR Director It is an honour for me to take part in the 35th...

On 3 September 2014, the European External Action Service (EEAS) organized a briefing with NGO representatives in Brussels ahead of the upcoming EU-Turkmenistan Human...

Ahead of the OSCE Ministerial Meeting that took place in Kiev on 5-6 December, representatives of NGOs from across Europe, the former Soviet Union...

The Russian authorities deploy significant efforts to portray Russia as a functioning democracy, and to position its system of governance as a viable alternative...

Vienna, Brussels, New York 14 March 2012. The upcoming review of Turkmenistan by a key United Nations human rights body is expected to spotlight...