The present research has been carried out by the public foundation “Legal Initiative”, a member of the NGO Coalition against Torture in Tajikistan, with the financial support of the Open Society Institute Assistance Foundation in the Republic of Tajikistan.  When using the information contained in this report, the reference to it is obligatory.

24.04.2015 - 13:00

Report on the results of the joint work of the Working Group under the Ministry of Health and Social Protection and the NGO "Human Rights Center"

24.02.2015 - 15:31

This report presents information on the current state of collaboration between the Human Rights Commissioner of Tajikistan and Civil Society, a summary of the event and a summary of the challenges and best practices introduced during the Seminar. The report also includes recommendations developed by the Office of the Human Rights Commissioner and Seminar participants.

29.04.2014 - 15:23

The following recommendations to OSCE participating States, the OSCE/ODIHR and the Swiss Chairpersonship-in-Office were developed by NPMs from 17 countries within the OSCE region during a pre-meeting, 9-10 April in Vienna.

14.04.2014 - 16:48

Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2013 Tajikistan EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Tajikistan is an authoritarian state that President Emomali Rahmon and his supporters, drawn mainly from one region of the country, dominated politically. The constitution provides for a multi-party political system, but the government obstructed political pluralism. The November 6 presidential election...

28.02.2014 - 18:49

Many lawyers in Central Asia face serious obstacles in carrying out their functions, including harassment, intimidation and physical attacks and are in need of much greater protection for their work and independence, an ICJ new report says. Published September 10, 2013, The Independence of the Legal Profession in Central Asia assesses the challenges to the independence of...

10.09.2013 - 14:57

Human Rights Council Twenty-fourth session Agenda items 2 and 5 Annual report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights and reports of the Office of the High Commissioner and the Secretary-General Human rights bodies and mechanisms Cooperation with the United Nations, its representatives and mechanisms in the field of human rights Report of the Secretary-...

02.09.2013 - 16:40

Security services in Russia, Ukraine and the Central Asian republics are colluding in the abduction, disappearance, unlawful transfer, imprisonment and torture of individuals wanted on religious, political and economic grounds. The frequency of these human rights violations amounts to a region-wide renditions programme. This report exposes the ease with which these states are able to secure the...

03.07.2013 - 15:43

Children in Central and Eastern Europe and Central Asia still face extraordinary challenges in the justice process. Despite some progress, much more needs to be done. Children report of ill-treatment, sometimes amounting to torture. They don't complain, despite beatings, rape and humiliation. Solitary confinement is still allowed in all countries. This lead to a cycle of stigmatization and...

28.06.2013 - 10:22

Joint submission to the United Nations Human Rights Committee,for the 108thsession, 8-26 July 2013

21.06.2013 - 18:55