Experts warn Skopje authorities over “clearly disappointing” response to anti-corruption compliance

Only six of 19 recommendations have been implemented satisfactorily. Of the remaining recommendations, eight have been partially implemented and five have not been implemented.

Entry into force of Protocol No. 16 to the European Convention on Human Rights

Guido Raimondi, President of the European Court of Human Rights, said: “The entry into force of Protocol No. 16 will strengthen dialogue between the European Court of Human Rights and the highest national courts.

Russia: Court urges jailed film director Oleg Sentsov to end hunger strike

Earlier today, the European Court of Human Rights decided on an interim measure in the case of imprisoned film director Oleg Gennadyevich Sentsov.

Poland: Crime suspects face ‘appreciable risk” of police ill-treatment

Anti-torture experts say crime suspects face the “appreciable risk” of being ill-treated when in the custody of Poland’s police.

Dunja Mijatović: We must end poverty and inequality

In a new ‘Comment’ article, the Commissioner for Human Rights Dunja Mijatović, makes a plea to governments to “keep their promise” and end poverty and inequality.