Statements

04.02.2018

ELDH statement for the release of Ahed Tamini

ELDH joins colleagues and comrades across the world in condemning Israel’s arrest of Ahed Tamimi and demanding her immediate release.  On 16th December 2017, Ahed and her cousin Nour crossed Ahed’s yard in the village of Nabi Saleh in Palestine’s occupied West Bank, approaching the Israeli soldiers who were...

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28.01.2018

ELDH against the banning of strikes in the Turkish metal industry

Letter to the Turkish Prime Minister

Letter of concern: the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Turkey banning strikes in the metal industry download the letter (

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24.01.2018

ELDH calls on the EU and the EU member states - to condemn the Turkish attack on Afrin (Northern Syria)

Appeal of European Lawyers

ELDH calls on EU and the EU member states -
to condemn the Turkish attack on Afrin (Northern Syria) download the ELDH statement (PDF-file)

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Conferences and other activities

Event dates: 01.01.18 to 30.06.18 | Location: Ankara, Gümüşhane, Istanbul, Munich, Rabat, Kiev

Political trials against lawyers and political activists in Turkey and other countries

ELDH will try to send observers to the following trials

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Event dates: 05.03.18 14:00 to 06.03.18 00:00 | Location: Berlin

Turkey and the European Court of Human Rights – (In)effective remedy from Strasbourg

Invitation to a joint conference Monday, 05 March 2018, 01h45 p.m. - 6 p.m. DAV-Building, Littenstraße 11, 10179 Berlin

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Keyword(s): Europe

Event dates: 15.03.18 to 17.03.18 | Location: Paris

Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal on Turkey and Kurds

15-16 March 2018 Bourse du Travail, salle Eugène Hénaff 29 boulevard du Temple 75003 Paris (France)

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