Little respect for rule of law in unrecognized territories
In Transnistria, the breakaway region on Moldova’s eastern border with Ukraine, the socio-political environment remains highly repressive. Authorities act with impunity, there is little respect for the rule of law, and fundamental human rights are routinely violated.
12 March 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 onhuman 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.
Joanna Kurosz, Programme Director for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Civil Rights Defenders will moderat the seminar that will be in english.
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.
If you cannot attend the seminar, you can follow it 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 Uncategorized.
Tags: Ion Manole, Promo-LEX Association, and Transnistria.