Belarus MFA commented to the extension of the mandate of the special rapporteur on human rights

The statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus says that the adoption by the UN Human Rights Council of a resolution on the mandate extension of the special rapporteur on human rights in Belarus for a year is a sign of double standards. I think that getting acquainted with the statement will be useful for readers of the site. I. Kotlyar, Professor, Chairman of the Board of the

Institute of the Ombudsman in the Republic of Belarus: position of the Belarusian Section of the ISHR

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Materials of the seminar “Human rights and the educational process” have been published

Materials of the seminar on the theme "Human rights and the educational process. Education of the student's personality taking into account the rights, duties and responsibilities" was held in Brest on March 24, 2017 by the Belarusian section of the ISHR in conjunction with Brest State University named after A.S. Pushkin, the Institute of Philosophy of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and the United Nations Office in the

Round table of representatives of public organizations on the implementation of socio-economic rights was held in Brest, Belarus

A round table of representatives of public organizations on the implementation of socio-economic rights was held on 26 May, 2017 in the city Brest. The meeting was organized by the Brest regional group of the Belarusian section of the ISHR. (translate) Types of human rights and fundamental freedoms Economic rights | Social rights

“Human rights and education of the person” republican seminar was held by the ISHR (Belarus)

The republican scientific seminar for high school lecturers was held following the initiative of Professor Kotlyar I.I., the chairman of the board of the Belarusian section of the ISHR on 24 march 2017 in Brest (Belarus). Professor Kotlyar I.I. was also the chairman of the seminar’s organizing and executing committee. The theme of the seminar was “Human rights and education of the person”. The speaking of Professor Kotlyar I.I.

Brutal mass repressions against women in Belarus

Brutal mass repressions against women in Belarus     On the 25th of March 2017 a number of cities and towns of Belarus held peaceful manifestation to mark a historic event – the creation on that date in 1918 of the Belarusian People’s Republic in 1918. The day is known as Freedom Day (Dzen’ Voli) and is currently an unofficial holiday in the country. Peaceful rallies met rather fierce reaction

20th Anniversary of the ISHR Belarus

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Ситуация с правами человека в Республике Беларусь

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Проблемы трудовых контрактов в Белоруссии

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Разжигание ненависти в сети

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