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Press release: UN CRC calls on the Slovak government to comply with its human rights obligations on children’s rights

Published: 06 / 27 / 2016 08:04
The European Roma Rights Centre together with the Center for Civil and Human Rights (Poradňa pre občianske a ľudské práva) welcome the Concluding Observations of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child issued recently after its session on Slovakia.

Press Release: Forcibly sterilized Romani woman achieved justice at the domestic court in Slovakia

Published: 04 / 25 / 2016 08:49
The District Court Košice II has decided that the Pasteur University Hospital in Košice, Slovakia, violated the rights of a Romani woman whom they sterilized without securing her informed consent.

Written Comments for the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child 2016

Published: 04 / 15 / 2016 16:08
Written comments describe a number of persisting shortcomings in the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child in relation to Romani children in Slovakia.

Written Comments for the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women

Published: 10 / 07 / 2015 09:00
The report describes concrete shortcomings in the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women particularly in relation to Romani women in Slovakia.

Press Release: UN: Slovak politicians must not tolerate police violence against Roma

Published: 09 / 07 / 2015 09:00
The United Nations Committee against Torture (CAT) confirmed the concerns raised by the European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC) and Centre for Civil and Human Rights (Poradňa).

Written Comments for the UN Committee against Torture

Published: 07 / 17 / 2015 06:00
The report describes concrete shortcomings in the implementation of the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment in relation to Roma minority in Slovakia.

Written Comments for the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

Published: 07 / 07 / 2015 06:23
The report describes a number of persisting shortcomings in the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of the Child in relation to Roma children in Slovakia.

Written Comments to the European Committee for the Prevention of Torture and Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment

Published: 11 / 20 / 2013 06:37
The written comments provide actual information on occurrence of police ill-treatment against Roma minority during arrest or while in custodial detention and describe deficiencies in investigation process of such cases in Slovakia.

Written Comments to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial discrimination

Published: 03 / 01 / 2013 06:46
These written comments focus on violations of the rights of Roma minority in Slovakia under the particular articles of the International Convention on the Elimination All Forms of Racial Discrimination.

Press Release: Poradna Rewarded with the 2012 French Republic’s Human Rights Prize

Published: 12 / 10 / 2012 06:18
Poradna received the French Republic´s Human Rights Prize, Liberty, Equality, Fraternity, for its human rights protection work in Slovakia.