We, the undersigning human rights NGOs, are deeply concerned about the serious and deteriorating situation for civil society  in Central Asia and call for...

It is estimated that as many as one in two women in Tajikistan are subjected to domestic physical, psychological or economic abuse at some...

On the basis of information provided by International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR) and Nota Bene, the CIVICUS Monitor - an initiative of the...

We are happy to announce that we have begun cooperating with the global civil society alliance CIVICUS on an initiative called the CIVICUS Monitor,...

A new newsletter published by the NGO coalitions against torture in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, the Helsinki Foundation for Human Rights and International Partnership...

On 23 September 2016, a briefing to discuss the prevention of torture in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan was organized at the OSCE Human Dimension...

Torture and ill-treatment including the use of electric shock, suffocation, rape and beatings continue to be reported from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. Since January...

With the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991, the Central Asian states gained independence and set out on a transition process with great...

Written statement by International Partnership for Human Rights; Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights and Rule of Law; Nota Bene; Turkmen Initiative for Human...

Almaty, Bishkek, Brussels, Dushanbe, Paris, Vienna, Warsaw, 24 June 2016 Continuing reports of torture indicate that the authorities of the five Central Asian states need...