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Gare de L Est calls for articles on Belarus

Gare de L Est calls for articles on BelarusGare de l’Est is a French journal that specialises in post-soviet politics, society, history and culture. It seeks original articles on Belarus for their 3rd...read more ...

Sport and the Body of the City

Sport and the Body of the CityWhat did we Get: the Repressive Mechanism or Freedom? The discussion «Sport and the Body of the City» was held on May 22, 2014 within the exhibition and...read more ...

There is the possibility of detention? Fill out the form on posidelki.in!

There is the possibility of detention?  Fill out the form on posidelki.in!A new online project was launched before the Ice Hockey World Championship to help simplify your stay in the detention center in Akrestsin Street. Palitviazni.info...read more ...

FIDH: While the World Ice Hockey Championship takes place, violations continue

FIDH: While the World Ice Hockey Championship takes place, violations continueFIDH has made 3 short animated films to denounce the human rights violations taking place in Belarus. These abuses cannot be camouflaged by the Championship. These...read more ...

EU concerned at detention of civil society activists ahead of World Ice Hockey Championship

EU concerned at detention of civil society activists ahead of World Ice Hockey ChampionshipThe EU has voiced concern over the harassment, arbitrary arrest and detention of several dozens of representatives of civil society and opposition organisations in...read more ...

IHWC in Belarus: country has opened up, system remains closed

IHWC in Belarus: country has opened up, system remains closed   Our webpage was presented during press-conference in Warsaw organised by Solidarity with Belarus Information Office, The Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights, and the...read more ...

An Open Letter of Freedom House to the IHF on Repression in Belarus

An Open Letter of Freedom House to the IHF on Repression in BelarusThe Freedom House calls upon the IIHF to recognize that this championship is in fact taking place in an environment of harassment, abuse, and violence, ...read more ...

Human rights in Belarus animated by FIDH

Human rights in Belarus animated by FIDH FIDH - International Federation for Human Rights has made 3 short animated films (available on the social networks) to denounce the human rights violations taking...read more ...

Ice-Hockey and Human Rights | Press Conference, Warsaw, May 16th

Ice-Hockey and Human Rights | Press Conference, Warsaw, May 16th The World Ice-Hockey Championships are being held in Belarus, a country regularly accused of human rights violations, from May 9th-25th, 2014. Sporting events are often...read more ...

Artists band together to protest IHCH in Belarus

Artists band together to protest IHCH in BelarusA group of writers, artists and directors from half a dozen countries have written an open letter condemning the decision to hold the first ever major international...read more ...

Human Rights First urges the United States to promote the protection of Belarusian human rights defenders and civil society

Human Rights First urges the United States to promote the protection of Belarusian human rights defenders and civil societyHuman Rights First is using the World Ice-Hockey Championships to shine a light on human rights abuses in Belarus. Along with a coalition of human rights groups...read more ...

Warsaw will not play with the dictator

Warsaw will not play with the dictator A special event will be held in Warsaw on Friday, 9 May in support of human rights in Belarus. Belarusians living in Poland are invited to partipate in the protest...read more ...

Amnesty International social media campaign

Amnesty International social media campaignAmnesty International has launched a social media campaign. You can show your solidarity by booking tickets to sit alongside Belarusian prisoners of conscience Ales...read more ...

JBANC online discussion about Belarus

JBANC online discussion about BelarusOne day before the opening of the World Ice Hockey Championship, JBANC hosted an online Google+ Hangout discussion "Belarus-cracks in the ice". JBANC’ s Managing...read more ...

Freedom House launched its Fair Play Beyond Sports campaign

Freedom House launched its Fair Play Beyond Sports campaign Freedom House has launched the Fair Play Beyond Sports campaign to bring attention to the plight of Belarusian citizens, activists and human rights defenders. More...read more ...
 


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