Little respect for rule of law in unrecognized territories

In the breakaway region on Moldova’s eastern border with Ukraine, the socio-political environment in the Transnistria region remains highly repressive. In this unrecognized territory authorities act with impunity. There is little respect for the rule of law, and fundamental human rights are routinely violated.

12 Ion_10x10March the Executive Director of Promo-LEX Association, Ion Manole, will present an assessment of the current human rights situation in Transnistria and address these grave violations. Known for his firm stance on human rights violations in the Transnistria, Ion Manole is one of the most knowledgeable and experienced experts on the region.

About Promo-LEX Association:
Together with Civil Rights Defenders Promo-LEX Association provides legal assistance to Transnistrians whose rights have been violated. These are crucial joint efforts, as human rights defenders and civil society activists in the territory often face harassment, interrogations, defamation and potential imprisonment

To address these grave issues Civil Rights Defenders, is establishing a field office in Chisinau, Moldova in order to work more closely with our partners protecting human rights.

Key speaker: Mr Ion Manole, the Executive Director of Promo-LEX Association.
Moderator: Joanna Kurosz, Programme Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Civil Rights Defenders.

Date and Time: 12 March, 09:00 to 10:00. Breakfast will be served from 08:30.
Location: Civil Rights Defenders, Stora Nygatan 26, Stockholm.

Additional information: The seminar will be held in English. But If you cannot attend, you can follow the seminar live via Bambuser and ask questions to the speaker directly via the chat.

Please confirm you participation in our online registration form no later than 10 March.

Categories: Events and News.
Tags: Ion Manole and Promo-LEX Association.
Regions: Moldova.