The Belarusian Helsinki Committee, Human Constanta and the international NGO of digital rights Access Now addressed the UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights, the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy, the UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of expression, and the Special Rapporteur on Belarus – regarding the new decree (No. 368) introduced by Aleksandr Lukashenka “On the interaction of telecommunication operators, telecommunication service providers, and owners of Internet resources with bodies carrying out operational-search activities”.
business and human rights
UPD on 14.06.22.Telegram completely removed channels "Желтые сливы" ("Zheltye slivy") and "Ваши сливы" ("Vashi slivy") involved in human rights violations. At the beginning of June, the channels were blocked in the mobile application
This document (in ru) proposes to consider the balance of business and human interests in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.