KAZAKHSTAN INTERNATIONAL BUREAU FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AND RULE OF LAW

Statement in view of the events occurred over the visit of the deputies of the European Parliament to the Republic of Kazakhstan

The given examples allow saying that the practice of detention by the police officers of the persons trying to meet with official representatives of the European Parliament and officers of human rights missions and organisations is becoming the norm more than ever.

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Torture and ill-treatment in Central Asia (OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting)

Torture and ill-treatment continue to be widely used in all five Central Asian states. Statistics testify to this: in Kazakhstan the Prosecutor General’s Office reported 98 cases filed under criminal proceedings for the crime of torture from January to August 2018.

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Europe-Kazakhstan. € 250 million for development

For 23 years of cooperation, the European Union has allocated 180 million euros to Kazakhstan to promote socio-economic reforms and support for justice. Another 74 million were allocated for the implementation of bilateral projects within the framework of the Development Cooperation Instrument (DCI), the EU Delegation to Kazakhstan reports.

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Appeal to the European Parliament in defense of participants in the rallies on May 10, 2018

Unfortunately, the MEP mission of May 10–11, 2018 not only failed to meet civil representatives, but also never publicly expressed its attitude to the actions of the Kazakhstani authorities, such as the dispersal of peaceful protests, political persecution, arrests and torture.

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Quiet riot of singles

Last year in Kazakhstan has became a "modest riot of singles" – Kazakhstan International bureau for human rights presented reports on monitoring of freedom of peaceful assembly in Kazakhstan in 2016 and 2017.

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New list of political prisoners of Kazakhstan

It included 19 more people convicted for their views and statements, or become hostages to a system that is struggling with its political opponents.

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New NGO report documents alarming trends

A new report jointly published by seven NGOs documents the increasing risks facing those who stand up for justice and human rights in Central Asia. At a time of a global backlash against civil society, Central Asia is no exception: the space for civil society is seriously limited in this region and its governments impose far-reaching restrictions on free speech, association and peaceful assembly.

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Right of Defence #12

A quarterly electronic bulletin dedicated to the situation in Kazakhstan in relation to those who defends the rights of other members of society. This issue covers the situation in October-December 2017.

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PRESS RELEASE on the visit to detainee Mr. Iskander ERIMBETOV by a monitoring group

represented by Zhemis TURMAGAMBETOVA, Executive Director of the Public Foundation “Charter for Human Rights”, and Yevgeniy ZHOVTIS, Director of the Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights and the Rule of Law.

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Right of Defence #11

A quarterly electronic bulletin dedicated to the situation in Kazakhstan in relation to those who defends the rights of other members of society. This issue covers the situation in July-September 2017.

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