Azerbaijan

Observations on Azerbaijan

Freedom of expression, assembly and association deteriorating in Azerbaijan

23/04/2014 Strasbourg
"Freedom of expression, assembly and association are regrettably deteriorating in Azerbaijan. I once again call on the authorities to pay urgent attention to these issues so as to comply with...
Video message

Restrictions on freedom of expression and assembly still serious human rights concerns in Azerbaijan

11/12/2013 Strasbourg
[11/12/2013] In a video message to the Azerbaijan's Human Rights Forum, organized by the Institute for Reporters' Freedom and Safety (IRFS), in Baku, Azerbaijan, the Commissioner expressed his...

Azerbaijan should ease restrictions on freedom of expression and assembly

[Strasbourg, 06/08/2013 09:30] – "Harassment of journalists and others expressing critical views in Azerbaijan is a source of serious human rights concern. The authorities should release all...

Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights and OSCE media freedom representative concerned at further restrictions to free expression in Azerbaijan

[06/06/2013 16:00] The Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Nils Muižnieks, and the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Dunja Mijatovic, expressed serious concern today at the...

Azerbaijan: greater freedom of expression and assembly urgently needed

[27/05/2013 11:50]  "Journalists, bloggers, activists and other independent thinkers continue to experience severe limitations to their freedom of expression in Azerbaijan" said today Nils...

Information provided by the Azerbaijani authorities

Information provided by the Azerbaijani authorities concerning the observations of the Commissioner for Human Rights. Freedom of expression, freedom of association, freedom of peaceful assembly....

Observations on the human rights situation in Azerbaijan

Observations on the human rights situation in Azerbaijan. Freedom of expression, freedom of association, freedom of peaceful assembly CommDH(2011)33 / 29 September 2011

Report on visit to Azerbaijan (2010)

Report by Thomas Hammarberg, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe, following his visit to Azerbaijan. Issues reviewed: Freedom of expression; freedom of association; conduct of...

Report on visit to Azerbaijan (2007)

Report by the Commissioner for Human Rights, Mr Thomas Hammarberg on his visit to Azerbaijan from 3 to 7 September 2007 CommDH(2008)2 / 20 February 2008