In the current context marked by the increasing erosion of legal norms and civic space, civil society organisations and human rights defenders are particularly targeted by intimidation and legal harassment. In response to this unprecedented threat against fundamental rights and fair trial principles in Turkey, EuroMed Rights, in collaboration with its local members and partners, is focusing its work on monitoring human rights national policies, trial monitoring and the rule of law, and on supporting members in strengthening their collaboration, networking and advocacy activities in the country, as well as at European and international levels. Regular meetings are held to coordinate trial monitoring and advocacy activity and to discuss trends in violations of fair trial principles and contingency measures.
Turkey must ensure free and fair electoral process
As Turkey prepares to hold critical elections next 14 May 2023, EuroMed Rights once again calls for the Turkish authorities to ensure a free and fair electoral process and respect
Counterterrorism measures need to respect human rights and rule of law
On May 4, 2023, Egypt and the European Union co-chaired the 21st Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) Coordination Committee Meeting, formally handing over the co-chairship of the forum from Morocco to