Council of EuropeSubmissions

ASSEDEL responds to the 2020 Report of Commissioner for Human Rights, CoE

CoE – Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Dunja Mijatovic has visited Turkey between 1 and 5 July 2019. After her visit, the Commissioner’s office has published their Turkey report in February 2020.

Considering the content of the report of the respected Commissioner, ASSEDEL kindly requests the Commissioner to call on the Turkish authorities for, – the investigation and the termination of ill-treatment and torture, – abandoning the current practice of detaining or arresting pregnant women, – refraining the violations to the right to work and property right, – refraining from discriminating based on social origin and annulation of emergency decrees, and – putting an end to the enforced disappearances and abductions.

To read the full report, please click here.

Related posts
SubmissionsUnited Nations

Artificial intelligence & racial discrimination

The Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism, Racial Discrimination andXenophobia has called on civil society to submit its observations in the…
SubmissionsUnited Nations

Education and climate: ASSEDEL responds to the call for contributions from the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

As part of the preparation of a report on the link between climate change and girls’ access to education, the Office of…
SubmissionsUnited Nations

Contribution of ASSEDEL to the UN call for input on discrimination against LGBTI people in the context of business activities

This report, authored by ASSEDEL’s Working Group on LGBTI Rights, aims to highlight the significant challenges faced by LGBTI individuals in the…
Subscribe to our newsletter!

Subscribe to get the latest information about our struggle to promote human rights.