Kazakhstan

HRC43 Oral Statement on Item 6 : Adoption of Universal Periodic Review Outcomes of Kazakhstan
13 March 2020 12:05 pm

43rd Regular Session of the UN Human Rights Council Item 6: Adoption of Universal Periodic Review Outcomes of Kazakhstan Oral Statement Delivered by Rosanna Ocampo On behalf of the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) and Amnesty International Thursday, 12 March 2020  Madam President, FORUM-ASIA and Amnesty International welcome Kazakhstan’s cooperation with [ Read more ]

From Our Member Dignity – Kadyr-kassiyet (KK), Kazakhstan – Women in the Media: Balance the imbalance!
8 March 2020 11:56 am

Women in media: Balance the imbalance! Today, on International Women’s Day 2020, we want to call upon all media leaders and journalists around the globe to take action against the skewed balance and representation of gender in the news – both in terms of numbers and in portrayal. A balanced presence of women and men [ Read more ]

From Our Member Dignity – Kadyr-kassiyet (KK), Kazakhstan – Overview of the Situation of Protection and Safety of Lawyers and Attorneys in Kazakhstan from 2011 – 2019
23 September 2019 11:07 am

FORUM-ASIA’s member Dignity in Kazakhstan publishes a report that gives an overview of the safety of human rights advocates, and lawyers are regarded as one of the seven categories of human rights advocates that have been threatened the most since 2017. The report highlights various kinds of threats faced by lawyers and other human rights [ Read more ]

From Our Member Dignity – Kadyr-kassiyet (KK), Kazakhstan – Statement of Participants of “7th Platform for Security and Protection of Human Rights Defenders and Civic Activists” Conference  
1 August 2019 4:57 pm

Statement of Participants of “7th Platform for Security and Protection of Human Rights Defenders and Civic Activists” Conference   We, the participants of the “7th Platform for Security and Protection of Human Rights Defenders and Civic Activists” conference, human rights defenders, journalists, civic activists, lawyers, members of trade union organizations, international and Kazakhstan non-governmental organizations [ Read more ]

From Our Member Dignity – Kadyr-kassiyet (KK), Kazakhstan– Will Kazakhstan become a law-abiding state, or will the witch hunt continue?
24 July 2019 1:51 pm

Copies: President of the Republic of Kazakhstan  K.K. Tokayev General Prosecutor of the Republic of Kazakhstan G.D. Nurdauletov  Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Kazakhstan  A.O. Shakirov Chairman of the National Security Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan  K.K. Masimov Chairman of the Anti-Corruption Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan A.Zh. Shpekbayev Chair of [ Read more ]

From Our Member Dignity – Kadyr-kassiyet (KK), Kazakhstan – Open Letter
10 June 2019 2:19 pm

To the Head of the Senate Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nazarbayeva Dariga To the Head of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mr.Assanov Zhakip To the Minister of internal affairs of Republic of Kazakhkstan Mr.Turgumbayev Yerlan Following the mass arbitrary restrictions of rights and freedoms of the people by state representatives [ Read more ]

From Our Member Dignity, Kazakhstan – Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council for the 34th Session of the Universal Periodic Review
27 March 2019 11:05 am

Joint Submission to the Human Rights Council for the 34th Session of the Universal Periodic Review by the Netherlands Helsinki Committee and Kadyr Kasiet KAZAKHSTAN The situation of human rights defenders, and civic and political activists in the Republic of Kazakhstan       27 March 2019                                                                                                                Astana / The Hague The space for the activities [ Read more ]