Statements

09.11.2017

ELDH demands the immediate release of lawyer Selçuk Kozağaçlı

update

ELDH is gravely concerned at the arrest of the President of the progressive Turkish lawyers association ÇHD, Selçuk Kozağaçlı, who is also a member of the ELDH Executive Committee. ELDH is still  more  concerned at  reports that Selçuk Kozağaçlı was beaten by police during his arrest. Selçuk Kozağaçlı...

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Keyword(s): Anti-Terror-Politics

11.10.2017

INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS ACADEMY OF THE AEGEAN - Academic Freedom

IZMIR, TURKEY, Friday 22 September 2017

Academic Freedom Under Threat from Commodification, Privatisation and Authoritarian Populism Lecture held by Professor Bill Bowring, ELDH President download PDF File

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Keyword(s): Turkey

21.09.2017

ELDH demands the release of detained Turkish lawyers

Declaration of 7 lawyers' organisation - Demonstrations in 7 European countries in front of Turkish embassies

ELDH demands the release of detained Turkish lawyers
Another 14 members of the Progressive Lawyers Association CHD were detained in Turkey by decision of the judge on 21 September 2017, after 9 days police custody:
Lawyers Didem Ünsal, Aytaç Ünsal, Yağmur Ereren, Barkın Timtik, Ebru Timtik,...

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Conferences and other activities

Event dates: 20.10.17 to 07.02.18 | 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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