Azerbaijan: Court set for judgement in new Ilgar Mammadov human rights complaint

On Thursday 16 November, the European Court of Human Rights will deliver its judgement on a complaint brought by Ilgar Mammadov against Azerbaijan.

Germany: Football fans awarded €17,000 after human rights complaint

The case concerned the complaint by two German football supporters of having been ill-treated by the police following a match and of the inadequacy of the ensuing investigation.

Greece: Court makes ruling in migrant smuggler human rights complaint

According to judges, the excessive duration of the appeal proceedings did not result in a migrant smuggler serving a longer sentence than should have been the case.

Video: World Forum for Democracy – Day 2

Watch some video interviews from day 2 of this year’s World Forum for Democracy.

Tech giants partner with Council of Europe to promote human rights online

The companies are Apple, Deutsche Telekom, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, Kaspersky Lab, Orange and Telefónica.