Belarus is going to extradite Jehovah’s Witness to Russia where he is at risk of criminal prosecution of religionRussian member of the religious organisation Jehovah’s Witnesses has already spent 40 days under arrest in Belarus. Belarusian law-enforcement agencies consider extradition to Russia, where the activities of the organisation are declared as extremist. There he is to face trial and confinement for a period up to 15 years.
Trial on the hate crime case – reportA human rights organization monitored court hearings on a hate crime. Recommendations and conclusions are presented in this report.
Report on the situation with transit refugees in Brest (January-June 2019)This review is an interim report prepared on the basis of monitoring activities of Human Constanta office in Brest with the participation of volunteers.
Human Constanta human rights organization’s position on the case of Mehrdad JamshidianOn June 17, 2019, Mehrdad Jamshidian was notified that he could stay in the Republic of Belarus due to the impossibility to deport him to other states.
Visiting Belarus for II European gamesII European Games are about to start on June, 21. At this time, not only organizers and athletes, but also other tourists willing to visit this sporting event will enjoy specific visa-free regime. How to come to Belarus for games? All tourists that will visit the European Games can roughly be divided into two groups: […]
Mehrdad Jamshidian is released, but he is obliged to leave the country voluntaryMehrdad Jamshidian is released, but he is obliged to leave the country voluntary.
Overview of the situation with “transit refugees” in Brest in September-December 2018The review is an interim report, it was prepared on the basis of monitoring activities of Human Constanta office in Brest with the participation of volunteers. The review covers the activities from September to December 2018.
Exit visa from Belarus: what is that and who needs itIf you live in Belarus on the grounds of temporary residence permit or permanent residence permit you may need an exit visa to leave Belarus. What is that and how to get it?
Registration of foreign citizens online in Belarus: instructionsFrom January 2, foreign citizens coming to Belarus can register at the place of their stay online. We wrote instructions on how to do this.
No one is illegalThe stigmatizing word "illegals" is increasingly heard in the media. So people are called, although this is a wrong definition, entailing discrimination and even hatred. We wrote 7 reasons why calling people “illegal” is wrong.
Entry to Belarus for foreign citizensFrom 2018, citizens of 74 countries can come to Belarus and stay there for up to 30 days without any visa. Which countries are in the list, what types of visas there are and what entry conditions see in our infographics.
22 tries — animation about refugees in BrestPerpetual Humanitarian Assistance Mission in Brest Human Constanta started in October 2016. At that time the local migration crisis occurred at the border. What kind of refugees are in Brest and what are they fleeing from? Together with the Dutch animator and the Clear studio we tried to talk about it in a small clip.
Foreign students in BelarusHow many foreign students study in Belarusian higher educational institutions? We made inquiries, collected information for 2017 and made a clear infographic.
Road through BelarusWe have gathered tips for human rights defenders, journalists, and activists on safe transit and stay in Belarus: what threats can there be and how to respond to them. In most cases, you will have no problems, but each situation is unique, so help the council members who will help you help.
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