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9 August 2017

The world celebrates the International Day of Indigenous Peoples on August 9 (video)

Every year the International Day of the World's Indigenous People is observed on August 9. It was approved by the resolution of the UN General Assembly in 1994. There are an estimated 370 million indigenous people in the world, living across 90 countries. One of the indigenous peoples of the world is the Crimean Tatar people, that is subjected to regular pressure and repression by the Russian authorities. In April-May this year, at the 16th UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, representatives of indigenous peoples from all over the world supported the indigenous Crimean Tatar people.

24 July 2017

Call for participation in the International Summer Liberal Camp

Crimean Tatar Resource Center, Center for Political Analysis and Forecasting "Crimea" and Institute of Political Education announce a call for participants for the International Summer Liberal Camp - students, leaders of public organizations, young activists interested in establishing relations with European youth, receiving information about liberal values, information about communication technologies, image and holding public campaigns.

14 June 2017

Ukrainian Foreign Minister met with the Mejlis representatives

On Tuesday, June 13, a working meeting was held between Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, representatives of the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine with the Chairman and members of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people. This is reported by the QHA news agency.

22 March 2017

Statement of the Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights Ms. Valeriya Lutkovska at the 34th regular session of the United Nations Human Rights Council

Geneva, 22 March 2017. On 17 March, 2017, twelve Ukrainian nationals, sentenced to different terms of imprisonment, were transferred from penitentiary institutions located on the temporary occupied territory of Crimea to the mainland of Ukraine. It became possible due to joint efforts of the Ombudspersons of Ukraine and Russian Federation.