Human rights in art
On the Third Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, “Ukrainian Context” and why it is specifically the documentary film genre that has proved such a powerful creative means for trying to understand problems linked with human rights
PUBLIC STATEMENT from the Third Forum of Ukrainian Human Rights Organizations, 20 – 21 May 2006
The Third Ukrainian Human Rights Organizations Forum (20 -21 May)
Positive trends, but no reason whatsoever to retire from the scene, with warnings given of continuing areas of high concern
UKRAINIAN SOLIDARITY WITH BELARUS
Please remember to light your candles on this 16th day of the month in solidarity with those suffering repression in Belarus, and pass on all information to others
Open letter from human rights organizations of CIS countries to OSCE and governments of participating countries
Attention, government! Youre monitored by human rights protection activists
For the first time the community prepared a systematic complex report consisting of 21 chapters concerning the violations of human rights in Ukraine in 2004. The report is not just a statement of facts; there are recommendations to the government at the end of every chapter on improvement of the situation with human rights and freedoms.
Fund of legal aid was created in Ukraine
The main goal of the Fund is the protection of most vulnerable layers of society and reforming of the higher juridical education, which implies the change of outlook and principles of work of young lawyers and students of law.
To live to see the rehabilitation
“The situation with rehabilitation of the victims of political repressions, which has formed in Ukraine, is undetermined and unjust to the victims of the repressions”, reads the joint press release of the Council of Ukrainian human rights protecting organizations and the Kharkov group for human rights protection. The press release was presented in the framework of public discussion of the law drafts on rehabilitation of the victims of repressions.
Appeal of the participants of public hearings on the Law “On rehabilitation of the victims of political repressions in Ukraine”.
The participants of the public hearings turned to the Supreme Rada of Ukraine with the appeal to consider, as soon as possible, the drafts of the Law “On rehabilitation of the victims of political repressions in Ukraine”.
Position of the Kharkov group for human rights protection on introduction of changes into the laws on rehabilitation of political prisoners
Co-chairpersons of the Group E. Zakharov and I. Rapp state the position of the KhG and present the analysis of the existing drafts and their propositions on this question.
On the work of public reception office of the Kharkov group for human rights protection in 2003
Some facts and figures.
Ukraine: EU Should Press for Rights Commitments at Summit
(New York, October 7, 2003) — European Union leaders should use todays summit with Ukraine to secure concrete human rights commitments from the Ukrainian government, Human Rights Watch said today.
Monitoring and protection of the freedom of the press and other human rights and freedoms in Ukraine
The review of the intermediate results of the USA Embassy project "Human rights and the freedom of the press" for March-August 2003 (the report at the conference on 18 September)
Ambassador John Herbst Opening Remarks.
The speech delivered by the Ambassador at the conference.