Please see our 2017 annual review regarding the human rights situation in Azerbaijan. This report was prepared by Election Monitoring and Democracy Studies Centre (EMDS) and aims at creating an alternative pool of information for the general public, NGOs, researchers, academics and other interested parties. EMDS is a non-profit organization promoting democratic elections and human rights in Azerbaijan.

The report includes analysis of main developments with regards to human rights in the country and information on human rights violations received from citizens.

Throughout 2017 EMDS has undertaken fact-finding activities in Azerbaijan to assess the extent to which the country complies with its human rights obligations. The organization classified 386 violations under 9 categories: freedom of assembly, freedom of expression, freedom of association, property rights, right to fair trial, educational rights, social rights and economic rights. The report is divided into several categories according to the prioritized issues.

Please, find the report from attached file.