Human rights

NGOs fundraising for Ukraine voice support for Kasčiūnas as next defmin

Over twenty organisations raising funds for Ukraine have voiced their support for MP Laurynas Kasčiūnas , current chair of the Seimas security...

NGO urges Nausėda, presidential candidates to speak out for ratifying Istanbul Convention

The Lithuanian Human Rights Centre has urged President Gitanas Nausėda and other presidential candidates to advocate for the ratification of the Istanbul...

Žmogaus teisių organizacija paskelbė, jog Izraelis vykdo apartheidą

Tarptautinė žmogaus teisių organizacija “ Human rights Watch” paskelbė tyrimo išvadas, kurios teigia, kad Izraelio valstybė vykdo apartheidą,...

Critics: Nauseda's proposal might run counter to human rights

The amendments to the Law on Intelligence, proposed by Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda, would expand the powers of intelligence services but some of...

Investigation: transfer from Lukiškės prison potentially violated rights of convicts

The Seimas Ombudsman Augustinas Normantas , in his latest thematic report on the human rights situation in detention facilities , notes that following...