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  

МОПЧ провело серию круглых столов в рамках проекта «Укрепление верховенства права в Украине».

МОПЧ провело серию круглых столов в рамках проекта «Укрепление верховенства права в Украине». В августе-сентябре 2019 года Международное общество прав человека провело серию круглых столов в рамках проекта «Укрепление верховенства права в Украине», посвященного правам человека в Украине, в частности праву на справедливый суд. С 10 августа по 22 сентября 7 встреч прошло в 6 городах Украины: Львове, Харькове, Полтаве, Житомире, Запорожье и дважды в Киеве. На круглые столы,

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

Monitoring the case of V. Muravitsky (court hearing 10/03/2019)

Monitoring the case of V. Muravitsky (court hearing 10/03/2019) October 3, 2019 in the Korolevskiy District Court of the city of Zhytomyr, a regular court session was held in the case of the journalist Vasily Muravitsky, who is accused of treason and encroachment on the territorial integrity of Ukraine (part 2 of article 110, part 1 of article 111, part 2 of article 161, part 1 of article 258-3

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

Monitoring of the case of A. Melnik, A. Kryzhanovsky, I. Pasichny, I. Kunik (session 09.25.19)

Monitoring of the case of A. Melnik, A. Kryzhanovsky, I. Pasichny, I. Kunik (session 09.25.19) On September 25, a regular court session was held in the Gadyachsky District Court of Poltava Region in the case of the head of the “Visit” television company Alexander Melnik, who is one of the four accused (together with A. Kryzhanovsky, I. Pasichny, I. Kunik) in the case of the murder of the mayor

Monitoring of the case of Sergei Novak and others (session 27.09.2019)

Monitoring of the case of Sergei Novak and others (session 27.09.2019) On September 27, 2019, a hearing was held in the Ordzhonikidze district court of Zaporozhye in the case of Novak S., Khristenko O., Kononyuk A., and Boginsky R., who participated via the online broadcast hearing. Sergey Novak is accused of committing a crime under part 2 of article 187 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine (robbery committed by

Monitoring the case of Vladimir Dovgolyuk (session September 27, 2019)

Monitoring the case of Vladimir Dovgolyuk (session September 27, 2019) 09/27/2019 in the Bogunsky District Court of Zhitomir, a hearing was held in the case of Vladimir Dovgalyuk accused of murder (paragraph 7 of part 2 of article 115 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine). Course of session At the hearing, consideration of evidence continued. The protocols of access to documents, a printout with information of telephone connections, certificate

Monitoring the case of Petr Mikhalchevsky (session on September 25, 2019)

Monitoring the case of Petr Mikhalchevsky (session on September 25, 2019) On September 25, a hearing was held in the case of the ex-Minister of Health of Crimea, surgeon Petr Mikhalchevsky, who is charged with treason and encroachment on the territorial integrity and inviolability of Ukraine. The prosecution once again requested the adjournment of the hearing due to the absence of expert Kovbasenko for interrogation. In his defense, the

Monitoring the case of Marina Kovtun (09/26/2019)

Monitoring the case of Marina Kovtun (09/26/2019) Photo: investigator.org.ua 09/26/2019 after almost five years of trial, in the Kiev district court of Kharkov, a debate took place between the parties in the case of the public activist Marina Kovtun, accused of organizing an explosion in the Kharkov rock-pub “Wall”. The accused is charged with committing acts aimed at violating the territorial integrity of Ukraine, changing the state border, sabotage, committing