Ways to prevent the conversion of information into weapons. NGO educates its citizens.

Ways to prevent the conversion of information into weapons. NGO educates its citizens.   The Azerbaijan National Section of the International Society for Human Rights in Sumgait organized a round table on the topic “Freedom of the press, manipulating thoughts, threats to the media and the role of social networks”. At the round table, which was attended by public persons, representatives of civil society institutions, spoke about innovations, their pros

Summer 2019 – Hot topics

Summer 2019, hot topics in the project work of the German section in the 6 countries of the Eastern Partnership and Russia  

How to distinguish misinformation from information

How to distinguish misinformation from information   Roundtable on “Freedom of press, manipulation of thoughts, threats to media, role of social networks” was organized in Gazakh region by the Azerbaijan National Section of International Society for Human Rights. Local social activists actively attended the roundtable. Saadat Bananyarli, the head of the Azerbaijan National Section of International Society for Human Rights, spoke about the place and role of information in the

The Institute of International Relations (IFA) offers participation in the special program “Cross-Cultural Fellowships”

The Institute of International Relations (IFA) offers participation in the special program “Cross-Cultural Fellowships” Strengthening civil society CCP Fellowships enables professionals and committed volunteers to work in an intercultural environment for two to three months and to gather new skills. All information about the application process and requirements can be found here. Apply now! Whom is the programme designed for? Fellowships are principally awarded to people working in one of

EU to take action against fake news and foreign electoral interference

EU to take action against fake news and foreign electoral interference Foreign electoral interference seriously threatens European democratic societies to the benefit of anti-EU, right-wing extremist and populist forces, warn MEPs. Attempts to influence decision-making in the EU put at risk European democratic societies, warn MEPs in the resolution adopted on Thursday with 469 votes for, 143 against and 47 abstentions. Obscure party funding Parliament points out that foreign interference

Baku hosted a seminar on “Freedom of the press, manipulation of thoughts, threats to the media, and the role of social networks” Part 2

Baku hosted a seminar on “Freedom of the press, manipulation of thoughts, threats to the media, and the role of social networks” Part 2 A round-table talk on “Freedom of the press, manipulation of thoughts, threats to the media, and the role of social networks” was held by the organization of Azerbaijan Section of International Society for Human Rights. During the discussions, one of the participants, Umud Rahimoglu, Chairman of

Baku hosted a seminar on “Freedom of the press, manipulation of thoughts, threats to the media, and the role of social networks” Part 1

Baku hosted a seminar on "Freedom of the press, manipulation of thoughts, threats to the media, and the role of social networks" Part 1 A round-table talk on “Freedom of the press, manipulation of thoughts, threats to the media, and the role of social networks” was held by the organization of Azerbaijan Section of International Society for Human Rights Yadigar Mammadli, Head of Information Support Department of Baku International Center

MOLDOVA HAS ONE OF HIGHEST INDICATORS OF PRISONERS PER CAPITA IN EUROPE

MOLDOVA HAS ONE OF HIGHEST INDICATORS OF PRISONERS PER CAPITA IN EUROPE Prison corridor in Chisinau prison number 13. The arrow indicates the camera where the civil activist Pavel Grigorchuk from Petrenko Group is currently sitting. Lawyer of Grigorchuk said that his client suffers from asthma and similar conditions of detention can cause exacerbation of the disease. Moldova is among the countries with the highest rate of prisoners

Blogger Mehman Huseynov received freedom after two years in prison

Blogger Mehman Huseynov received freedom after two years in prison Photo:Facebook/Mehman Huseynov После двухлетнего пребывания в заключении по решению Сураханского суда Баку блогер вышел на свободу. Он был приговорен к лишению свободы по жалобе начальника районной полиции за клевету. Осужденный на два года лишения свободы блогер Мехман Гусейнов вышел на свободу. В субботу, второго марта, завершился срок его заключения, и он был освобожден из Бакинского следственного изолятора, где

Off to the regions and into the future with Humanrights-online

Eastern Partnership Report 2018 Off to the regions and into the future with Humanrights-online Reports on the rural meetings in the countries of the Eastern Partnership and Russia As part of the program framework of the German Federal Foreign Office for developing cooperation with civil society in the countries of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) and Russia, the International Society for Human Rights and its sections set up projects