Documents

Feedback to the European Commission in respect to the preparation of a new framework for national Roma inclusion strategies

Published: 03 / 12 / 2020 16:44
In March 2020 we sent the European Commission a feedback in respect to the preparation of a new framework for national Roma inclusion strategies.

Press release: 15-year journey to justice: The Appeal Court confirms financial compensation for an illegally sterilized Roma woman in Slovakia

Published: 02 / 04 / 2020 10:50
The Regional Court in Košice as appeal court by its decision from 20 November 2019 confirmed compensation for an illegally sterilized Roma woman in the full claimed amount of over EUR 16,000.

Appeal Court judgment confirming financial compensation for unlawful sterilization.

Published: 02 / 04 / 2020 09:16
Regional Court in Košice as appeal court by its judgement from 20 November 2019 upheld the first instance court decision and awarded financial compensation for unlawful sterilization. The court decsion is available in Slovak only.

Press release: The European Court in Strasbourg: Slovakia has seriously failed to investigate police violence against a Roma boy

Published: 01 / 29 / 2020 10:55
On 28 January 2020, the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg announced its judgment in a case A.P. against Slovakia. The Court found violation of the applicant's right to protection from cruel and inhuman treatment under Art. 3 of the European Convention.

Judgment of the European Court of Human Rights in a case A.P. v. Slovakia

Published: 01 / 28 / 2020 14:59
On 28 January 2020, the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg announced its judgment in a case A.P. against Slovakia. The Court found violation of the applicant's right to protection from cruel and inhuman treatment under Art. 3 of the European Convention.

SLOVAK CONSTITUTIONAL COURT DECISION CONFIRMING COURT BACKLOGS IN ACTIO POPULARIS COURT PROCEEDING INITIATED BY OUR NGO

Published: 12 / 12 / 2019 16:57
By its decision of 7 March 2018, the Constitutional Court of the Slovak Republic confirmed that the right to hear a case within a reasonable time has been violated in actio popularis proceededing concerning discrimination that was initiated by our NGO.

Press release: The District Court again acquits police officers accused of abusing Roma boys at a police station in Košice

Published: 12 / 05 / 2019 15:19
At the hearing on 4 December 2019 the Košice II District Court again acquitted the police officers accused of abusing Roma boys at a police station in Košice in March 2009. According to the court, neither the additional evidence proved that the incident took place as alleged by the indictment of the prosecution.

Press release: UN Committee calls upon the Slovak government for more consistent protection of economic and social rights of people in Slovakia

Published: 10 / 30 / 2019 11:09
The UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights called upon the Slovak government to adopt multiple specific measures to improve the production of human rights in Slovakia.

Alternative report to the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights concerning violations of Roma minority rights in Slovakia

Published: 08 / 28 / 2019 10:30
In August 2019 we submitted an alternative report to the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights that provides information about ongoing shortcoming in the implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in relation to Roma ethnic minority in Slovakia.

SLOVAK CONSTITUTIONAL COURT DECISION CONFIRMING COURT BACKLOGS IN A COURT PROCEEDINGS IN CASE OF DISCRIMINATION in access to employment

Published: 08 / 20 / 2019 13:48
Ústavný súd SR rozhodnutím zo dňa 20.03.2019 potvrdil, že došlo k porušeniu práva sťažovateľa na prerokovanie veci bez zbytočných prieťahov v súdnom konaní týkajúcom sa diskriminácie v prístupe k zamestnaniu.