On December 10, the Milli Majlis has adopted the draft law on “Media” in the first reading. If the parliament adopts the new bill, the main laws on the media - the law on “Mass Media” and the law on “Television and Radio Broadcasting”, will be repealed. Unfortunately, the process of adopting the new law is currently being carried...
We, civil society representatives, are seriously concerned about the threat to the life of a political prisoner who is on hunger strike, the fact that the problem of "political prisoners" has not been resolved for years in the light of this bad example, and the systematic violations of fundamental rights and freedoms. The purpose of our appeal is to...
Election Monitoring and Democracy Studies Center (EMDS) presents a quarterly Fact-Summary based on information gathered from alternative and open sources on the human rights situation in Azerbaijan. EMDS is a non-governmental organization operating in Azerbaijan to promote human rights and democratic institutions. During the third quarter of 2021, EMDS registered a total of 179 human rights violations based on 122...
Election Monitoring and Democracy Studies Center (EMDS) presents a quarterly FactSummary based on information gathered from alternative and open sources on the human rights situation in Azerbaijan. EMDS is a non-governmental organization operating in Azerbaijan to promote human rights and democratic institutions. During the second quarter of 2021, EMDS registered a total of 214 human rights violations based on 156...
Election Monitoring and Democracy Studies Centre (EMDS) presents a quarterly FactSummary based on information gathered from alternative and open sources on the human rights situation in Azerbaijan. EMDS is a non-governmental organization working to promote human rights and democratic institutions in Azerbaijan. During the first quarter of 2021, EMDS registered a total of 193 human rights violations based on 144...
Election Monitoring and Democracy Studies Center (EMDS) presents a quarterly Fact-Sheet based on information gathered from alternative and open sources on the human rights situation in Azerbaijan. EMDS is a non-governmental organization operating in Azerbaijan to promote human rights and democratic institutions. During the fourth quarter of 2020, EMDS recorded a total of 102 human rights violations based on 66...
The Election Monitoring and Democracy Studies Center (EMDS) has prepared an Annual Fact-Sheet based on information gathered from alternative and open sources on the human rights situation in Azerbaijan. EMDS is a non-governmental organization operating in Azerbaijan to promote human rights and democratic institutions. Systematic problems in the field of human rights protection in the Republic of Azerbaijan, which have...
This document analyses the quarantine rules, government handling of medical crisis and effectiveness of socio-economic relief measures applied by Azerbaijan to combat the COVID- 19 pandemic. Election Monitoring and Democracy Studies Center (EMDS) based this report on the laws in force, the information, documents and reports of relevant authorities, different organizations and media sources, alongside the results of its...
Azerbaijani civil society representatives and political activists issued a statement regarding the consequences of the Second Karabakh War and Peaceful Resolution process of the Nagorno -Karabakh conflict. The statement welcomes the end of the war, highlights the non-clarified issues in the document and calls for peaceful regulation of matters according to the principles of international law. Parties are called to...
17 November 2020 The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) has rendered judgments identifying the politically motivated prosecution of sixteen different people in Azerbaijan. The victims include human rights defenders, a journalist, civil society activists and politicians. So far, only two of these judgments have been implemented – and only in regard to individual measures – following the acquittal of...

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