MOLDOVAN AUTHORITIES BLOCK CITIZENS’ ACCESS TO INFORMATION

MOLDOVAN AUTHORITIES BLOCK CITIZENS’ ACCESS TO INFORMATION The Moldovan authorities have been increasingly blocking citizens’ access to information, believes Dr. Dumitru Alaiba, Director of the Policies and Reforms Center (CPR). In his interview with Radio Free Europe, Alaiba said that a proof to this are “the laws that appear literally from nowhere and are railroaded through parliament in defiance of law-stipulated procedures. Such are e.g. the laws on introduction of

Как написать жалобу в Международное общество прав человека?

Как написать жалобу в Международное общество прав человека? Международное общество прав человека (МОПЧ) было основано в 1972 году во Франкфурте-на-Майне (Германия). Организация занимается защитой прав человека и гражданских свобод, осуществляя работу в основных трех направлениях: просветительская работа, индивидуальная защита прав и гуманитарная помощь. МОПЧ финансируется в основном за счет пожертвований и взносов; мы не получаем государственных субсидий. Организация имеет консультативный статус (реестр) при ЭКОСОС Организации Объединенных Наций, консультативный статус при

What to do during the detention? Advice of a lawyer

What to do during the detention? Advice of a lawyer   В сегодняшней колонке юриста говорим о том, что делать, если вас задержали на улице. Комментирует юрист общественной ассоциации «Viața Nouă» Дмитрий Паниш. Ко мне подошёл полицейский, что делать? Как только он к вам подошёл, он должен четко назвать свою должность, фамилию, имя и цель задержания. В обязательном порядке он должен показать свои документы. Вы не имеете права взять их

Parliamentary State Secretary Maria Flachsbarth encouraged the people in Moldova not to give up and to struggle for their rights

Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development Maria Flachsbarth encouraged the people in Moldova not to give up and to struggle for their rights The Republic of Moldova will no develop from economic viewpoint if the potential investors do not have the conviction that the rule of law is respected. What is going on here now shows that this precondition is absent, Parliamentary State Secretary

About a third of Moldova’s children live below the poverty line

About a third of Moldova's children live below the poverty line Как показывает исследование ЮНИСЕФ, 28% детей в Республике Молдова живут за чертой бедности. Примерно 37% воспитываются од­ним из родителей или лишены биологических родителей. Дети в нашей стране могут сталки­ваться с различными взаимосвязанными фак­торами уязвимости. Речь идет о бедности, на­силии, пренебрежении, отсутствии доступа к образованию, к медицинским и другим услу­гам, отсутствии надлежащей родительской за­боты, как в случае тех, чьи родители

Veaceslav Platon was convicted without his and his lawyers’ participation

Veaceslav Platon was convicted without his and his lawyers’ participation Businessman Veaceslav Platon, who was sentenced to 30 years in jail in two cases, was convicted without his presence and the presence of his lawyers. The lawyers for the businessman said the trial in which their client is involved cannot be considered fair. The issue was developed in the talk show “Politics of Natalia Morari” on TV8 channel, IPN reports.

Government and judicial system are responsible for failures in justice sector

Government and judicial system are responsible for failures in justice sector The member organizations of the National Platform of the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum express their profound concern and indignation about the avoidance by the current government of responsibility for the failure of the justice sector reform and the shifting of blame onto the development partners and civil society. By a statement, the NGOs call on the government and the

European Parliament recommends Commission to suspend any payments to Moldova

European Parliament recommends Commission to suspend any payments to Moldova At the suggestion of the Group of the European People’s Party, the European Parliament, with 345 votes in favor, 160 abstentions and 35 votes against, adopted a resolution by which it recommends the European Commission to suspend any foreseen payments of macro-financial assistance and budget support to Moldova. The MEPs consider any decision on the future payments should be taken

U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT FROWNS ON MOLDOVAN COURT’S NON-TRANSPARENT DECISION ON ELECTIONS

U.S. STATE DEPARTMENT FROWNS ON MOLDOVAN COURT’S NON-TRANSPARENT DECISION ON ELECTIONS “The Moldovan Supreme Court’s non-transparent decision to uphold the invalidation of Chisinau’s June 3 mayoral elections represents a threat to Moldovan democracy”, the U.S. Department of State wrote in its press release. According to the document, “The winning candidate in Chisinau’s mayoral race received a majority of the votes. International observers found relatively minor irregularities that would not justify

Lawyers protest against excessive use of preventive arrest

Lawyers protest against excessive use of preventive arrest Dozens of lawyers from several regions of the country protested today, June 26, before the Court of Appeal against excessive application of illegal arrests. The action lasted about an hour and a half, and the defenders even held a minute of silence for the justice in the country. The participants also adopted a resolution with several claims. The document will be forwarded