News on the topic: solidarity

MPs from 21 countries call for release of Belarusian Nobel Peace Prize winner Ales Bialiatski

08.12.2022 MPs from 21 countries call for release of Belarusian Nobel Peace Prize winner Ales Bialiatski

In the run-up to the Nobel Peace Prize award, European politicians are addressing the ruling regime in Belarus.

Watching the Nobel Peace Prize award ceremony together: locations and time

06.12.2022 Watching the Nobel Peace Prize award ceremony together: locations and time

Let’s show our support and thank Bialiatski for many years of defending rights and helping people. 

Front Line Defenders demand to release Nasta Loika

01.12.2022 Front Line Defenders demand to release Nasta Loika

Human rights defender serves the fifth administrative term in three months. Previously, she had reported torture in jail.

#WeStandBYyou: Three more political prisoners ‘adopted’ by European MPs

04.11.2022 #WeStandBYyou: Three more political prisoners ‘adopted’ by European MPs

Members of the European Parliament and the Romanian Chamber of Deputies take on the godparenthood for Ihar Mints, Larysa Kuzmenka and Yauhen Barouski

#WeStandBYyou: Darya Losik, Yuryi Hantsarevich, and Siarhei Plonis ‘adopted’ by European MPs

27.10.2022 #WeStandBYyou: Darya Losik, Yuryi Hantsarevich, and Siarhei Plonis ‘adopted’ by European MPs

Libereco solidarity campaign #WeStandBYyou continues.

Valiantsin Stefanoviс re-elected as FIDH vice-president

27.10.2022 Valiantsin Stefanoviс re-elected as FIDH vice-president

Viasna deputy chair has been FIDH Vice-President since 2019.

Valiantsin Stefanovic on FIDH centenary: “Defenders' solidarity is a powerful force”

25.10.2022 Valiantsin Stefanovic on FIDH centenary: “Defenders' solidarity is a powerful force”

Viasna human rights defenders paid special attention at the anniversary session opening.

Civic Solidarity Platform Statement on the award of the 2022 Nobel Peace Prize

24.10.2022 Civic Solidarity Platform Statement on the award of the 2022 Nobel Peace Prize

Three members of the Platform, the Center for Civil Liberties (Ukraine), Memorial (Russia), and Chair of Viasna Ales Bialiatski (Belarus) awarded.

#WeStandBYyou: MPs from the UK, Germany, and France ‘adopt’ political prisoners from Belarus

20.10.2022 #WeStandBYyou: MPs from the UK, Germany, and France ‘adopt’ political prisoners from Belarus

Yana Pinchuk, Vasil Berasnieu, and Natallia Nikitsina get symbolic support as part of Libereco's campaign

CoE: Member states should provide more support to Russian and Belarusian human rights defenders

12.10.2022 CoE: Member states should provide more support to Russian and Belarusian human rights defenders

Commissioner for Human Rights' statement identifies four minimum measures on which member states should focus their efforts.

“This award is a great support to us in our mission.” Viasna awarded The Albie Awards 2022

30.09.2022 “This award is a great support to us in our mission.” Viasna awarded The Albie Awards 2022

Alina Stefanovich, the wife of political prisoner and Viasna human rights defender Valiantsin Stefanovich, received the prize.

Right Livelihood warns UN Council about Ales Bialiatski's terrible detention conditions

27.09.2022 Right Livelihood warns UN Council about Ales Bialiatski's terrible detention conditions

Ales Bialiatski is being held in a dark, semi-basement section of a Belarusian prison, Right Livelihood and Laureate organisation Human Rights Center “Viasna” warned the UN Human Rights Council.

"This is a common European challenge." Belarusian human rights activists stand in solidarity with Ukraine

22.09.2022 "This is a common European challenge." Belarusian human rights activists stand in solidarity with Ukraine

Human rights defenders from different countries held a solidarity action with Ukraine near the Russian Embassy in Vilnius on September 21, the International Day of Peace.

#WeStandBYyou: Three more European MPs became godparents of Belarusian political prisoners

21.09.2022 #WeStandBYyou: Three more European MPs became godparents of Belarusian political prisoners

Members of Parliament from Germany and the Netherlands adopt political prisoners Stanislau Filimonau, Illia Turkou und Siarhei Hardziyevich

Polish and German MPs take on godparenthood for political prisoners

13.09.2022 Polish and German MPs take on godparenthood for political prisoners

Libereco’s solidarity campaign #WeStandBYyou continues.

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