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  • Position of human rights organizations on the arrest and detention of Siarhei Satsuk

    Siarhei Satsuk is known as a journalist and editor engaged in investigative journalism. One of his high-profile investigations was a series of publications exposing corruption in the health care system of Belarus. Later, a number of high-ranking officials of the Ministry of Health Care were convicted of corruption. //
  • COVID-19, BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS: CHALLENGES AND BEHAVIORAL STRATEGIES (ANALYTICAL NOTE)

    This document proposes to consider the balance of business and human interests in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. The document provides an analysis of the main factors influencing the search for such a balance, as well as an overview of the main behavioral strategies and some specific measures that are important for business as an employer and as a producer of goods and services, as well as for the state as a regulator to protect a person as an individual with rights, and as the basis of modern economic growth. The document was compiled taking into account the recommendations of the ILO, WHO, OHCHR, the International Chamber of Commerce, Belarusian and foreign practice. //
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  • JOINT STATEMENT OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND LGBT ORGANISATIONS REGARDING THE ACTIVITIES AIMED AT DISCRIMINATION AGAINST LGBT-PEOPLE IN BELARUS

    .It was known recently that in Belarus 52 thousand signatures were collected for the appeal to the Presidential Administration demanding "initiating the adoption of a law on prohibition of propaganda and public demonstration of homosexuality and other sexual perversions to minors and criminalizaiton of these actions in the Criminal Code." //
  • DATA PLATFORM (BETA) FOR INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS TREATY BODIES RELEVANT FOR BELARUS IS OPEN

    It saves time and helps you quickly search through international human rights standards for key requests.. //
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