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Opinion

Will Hungary now revert to the rule of law?

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Statement

Media attack on Russian GOLOS should stop

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Urging Russia to answer for human rights violations

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27 Sep

Barents Pride 2018

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Opinion

Opinion

The European Union must stand up for its principles in Hungary

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Opinion

10 years without justice

Why is the war between Georgia and Russia still important today?

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Who we are

The Norwegian Helsinki Committee base its work one the Helsinki Declaration, which states that respect for human rights is crucial for maintaining peace and cooperation between states.

Topics we are working on

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Learning peace

We educate teenagers to become the next generation of human rights defenders.

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Finding the facts

We document human rights violations so that the guilty can be punished.

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Asylum policies

It is our job to defend people’s fundamental human right to seek asylum from persecution.

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Where do we work?

We assist vulnerable groups, challenge public institutions to uphold the rule of law and hold authorities to account in 20 countries.

Opinion

Some hope and much despair: Political prisoners in Central Asia

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Annual Reports

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