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Image: Center for Civil Liberties won the Lindebrække award for human rights and democracy in April 2015. The chairperson of the board Oleksandra Matviichuk received the prize from the Norwegian Prime Minister.  
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Awarded for human rights efforts in Ukraine

Center for Civil Liberties has been awarded the Norwegian Lindebrække prize for democracy and human rights. “It is important to support and honour those who took part in Ukraine’s democracy movement. Those who worked day and night, speaking up for a democratic development in Ukraine – and later investigating the crimes that took place at Maidan. This year’s recipient of Sjur Lindebrække Prize for Human Rights of Democracy is such a voice.” said the chairman of the jury and former Minister of Foreign Affairs in Norway, Jan Petersen. 24 Apr 2015 »

Image: HRHN condemns the 7.5 years sentence for Intigam Aliyev HRH Baku

HRHN condemns the 7.5 years sentence for Intigam Aliyev

Intigam Aliyev, prominent human rights lawyer from Azerbaijan, was sentenced to seven and a half years in prison. In addition he is deprived of the right to hold an official post for three years after end prison sentence. In a joint letter to President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan, HRHN members expressed their dismay and call for his release. 22 Apr 2015 »

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