Freedom House Statements Before OSCE Highlight Key Human Rights Issues | Freedom House

Freedom House Statements Before OSCE Highlight Key Human Rights Issues

Freedom House is participating in the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe's Human Dimension Implementation Meeting (OSCE-HDIM), an annual conference for reviewing the human rights commitments of the OSCE's 57 Participating States. Every day of the meeting's first week, Freedom House and its partner organizations will make interventions on topics of fundamental freedoms.

See below for a list of interventions:

Oral Intervention: Combatting Discrimination against LGBTI Persons: September 24, 2013
Oral Intervention: Turkish Government Should Cease Intimidation of the Media: September 25, 2013
Oral Intervention: Climate for Free Expression in Ukraine: September 25, 2013
Oral Intervention: The Fundamental Freedoms of Human Rights Defenders: September 25, 2013
Oral Intervention: Statement on Freedom of Belief in Kyrgyzstan (in Russian): September 26, 2013
Oral Intervention: Deepening Restrictions on Freedom of Association in Kazakhstan: September 27, 2013
Oral Intervention: Russian Laws Threaten Freedom of Association in Kyrgyzstan (in Russian): September 27, 2013
Oral Intervention: Turkey: Uphold Freedoms of Assembly and Association in Order to Avoid Polarization: September 27, 2013

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