Czech Centre for Human Rights and Democracy

The Centre is an independent academic institution monitoring human rights developments both domestically and worldwide, issuing a monthly Bulletin, as well as organizing conferences.

09/03/2018 - 16:58  

The Czech Centre for Human Rights and Democracy is proud to present a new issue of the Czech Republic Human Rights Review examining the period of 2016.

We are opening the issue with a piece from a guest writer Jan Kozubík who offers a description of the 2016 developments in the Czech LGBT policy areas.

08/26/2018 - 14:12  

The June Bulletin opens with a contribution from Marie Lukasová, who discusses the outcomes of the review of the Czech Republic by the UN Committee against Torture. What are the areas that should be improved?

08/26/2018 - 14:04  

The May Bulletin of the Czech Centre for Human Rights and Democracy opens with an article by Monika Hanych on the freedom of media in the states of the Visegrád Group. How are the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Hungary doing in the area of freedom of the press? And what is the trend of this development?

05/10/2018 - 20:12  

The April Bulletin of the Czech Centre for Human Rights and Democracy opens with an interview with Jan M. Passer, a Czech judge at the General Court which is part of the Court of Justice of the European Union. The topic of the interview is not only the court in Luxembourg, but also the current developments in the Czech Republic and Europe.

04/20/2018 - 20:14  

The March issue of the Bulletin opens with Helena Kopecká and an exclusive interview with the international prosecutor of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, Nicolas Koumjian. What are the main challenges of the court regarding justice for the crimes of the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia?