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Discussion “Human Rights in School: How to Promote Values among Children”
Announcements - 26 October 2017

Discussion “Human Rights in School: How to Promote Values among Children”

The event is devoted to discussion of the current situation and prospects for teaching human rights to children within the framework of implementation of the National Human Rights Strategy and presentation of experience of other countr

Ukrainian is on a hunger strike in a Russian prison. He demands to serve his sentence in Ukraine
News - 01 August 2017

Ukrainian is on a hunger strike in a Russian prison. He demands to serve his sentence in Ukraine

Yevgeniy Davydov is on a hunger strike since July 28

Russia refused to extradite 21former “Berkut” officers to Ukraine
News - 21 July 2017

Russia refused to extradite 21former “Berkut” officers to Ukraine

Russia has not yet provided an answer to a request to extradite Serhiy Kusyuk, former Chief of the Kyiv “Berkut” Special Operations Regiment

Perpetrators from Zaporizhia exported Ukrainian women into sexual slavery in Israel
News - 21 July 2017

Perpetrators from Zaporizhia exported Ukrainian women into sexual slavery in Israel

The perpetrators received from 500 to 1000 dollars for each woman

This year LGBTI displaced people face double discrimination in accessing housing and searching for employment
News - 10 July 2017

This year LGBTI displaced people face double discrimination in accessing housing and searching for employment

Discrimination of internally displaced LGBTI-representatives also occurred when accessing health care

Ukrainian journalists in Vienna named 50 freedom of speech violators in Crimea
News - 21 June 2017

Ukrainian journalists in Vienna named 50 freedom of speech violators in Crimea

The presentation of the list took place in the framework of the OSCE conference “Freedom of speech in unstable situations”

In Kremenchuk colony teenagers were cutting their veins and rioting because of the attitude of the staff
News - 15 June 2017

In Kremenchuk colony teenagers were cutting their veins and rioting because of the attitude of the staff

The Prosecutor's Office is conducting a check

Strasbourg Court accepted the position of Ukraine in the case against Russia on violation of human rights in Crimea
News - 01 June 2017

Strasbourg Court accepted the position of Ukraine in the case against Russia on violation of human rights in Crimea

Ukraine offered the court to merge all cases on Crimea and Donbas in two separate cases

Human rights defenders demand a transparent competition for the post of Ombudsman
News - 24 May 2017

Human rights defenders demand a transparent competition for the post of Ombudsman

Representatives of the Human Rights Information Centre, the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group, the Center for Civil Liberties, the Amnesty International, the Freedom House took part in the action

The action of LGBT-activists against homophobia was disrupted in Kharkiv
News - 18 May 2017

The action of LGBT-activists against homophobia was disrupted in Kharkiv

Two patrol officers were injured in the brawl

UN court ordered Russia to re-establish Mejlis and stop discrimination in the Crimea
News - 19 April 2017

UN court ordered Russia to re-establish Mejlis and stop discrimination in the Crimea

The Court considers the violations of the provisions of the Convention on Prevention of All Forms of Racial Discrimination

580,000 children suffered from the war in Donbas
News - 01 March 2017

580,000 children suffered from the war in Donbas

Ukraine was not ready to prevent and adequately document the cases when minors take part in the armed conflict

In Crimea 461 cases of freedom of speech violations recorded in 3 years – human rights defender
News - 27 February 2017

In Crimea 461 cases of freedom of speech violations recorded in 3 years – human rights defender

"Foreign countries should impose personal sanctions against those involved in the curtailment of freedom of speech in the Crimea"

In District Court of Bukovina defendants are kept in metal cabinets without light and air
News - 22 February 2017

In District Court of Bukovina defendants are kept in metal cabinets without light and air

According to monitors, cabinet resembles medieval torture chambers

Illegal armed group in Luhansk region was preparing 750 children for war
News - 21 February 2017

Illegal armed group in Luhansk region was preparing 750 children for war

Children and teenagers of the occupied Luhansk practiced assembling and disassembling the machine gun. They also studied the theoretical basis of the riffle combat training

Two more former “Berkut” officers received Russian citizenship
News - 20 February 2017

Two more former “Berkut” officers received Russian citizenship

But Ukraine still has the right to prosecute them

Up to one million Ukrainian children need aid – UNICEF
News - 18 February 2017

Up to one million Ukrainian children need aid – UNICEF

200,000 children living within 15 kilometers on each side of the “contact line” are in particularly grave situation

In Crimea children are taught to love war from toddlerhood – human rights defenders
News - 13 February 2017

In Crimea children are taught to love war from toddlerhood – human rights defenders

"There is a replacement of concepts in the Crimea, when war is presented as a celebration..."