Human Rights House Network, Freedom Now, ‘Breaking point in Azerbaijan: Promotion and glamour abroad, Repression and imprisonment at home’ May 2015

A Report prepared by Freedom Now and Human Rights House Foundation. It shines a light on the wrongful imprisonment of independent activists in Azerbaijan by investigating and providing in-depth analysis of both the criminal laws that are being used to justify the detentions and the international standards that the state…

10 - Protest youth activists 2014 (c) Jahangir Youssouf
International Partnership for Human Rights, ‘Justice Behind Bars: The persecution of civil society in Azerbaijan’, December 2015

A report prepared by the International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR( in the framework of the Civic Solidarity Platform. It looks at the abuse of the criminal justice system related to the civil society crackdown in Azerbaijan, providing a detailed analysis of the criminal cases against seven leading civil society…

Civil Rights Defenders, “Human Rights in Azerbaijan”, Country Report 2016

A report written and compiled by Civil Rights Defenders’ experts. It gives an overview of crucial human rights issues in Azerbaijan. More here  

Sport for Rights, ‘No Holds Barred: Azerbaijan’s Human Rights Crackdown in Aliyev’s Third Term’, October 2015

A publication by the Sport for Rights Campaign, researched, drafted, and edited by local and international experts. The report examines the human rights situation in Azerbaijan over a two-year period, starting with President Ilham Aliyev’s re-election to a third term in office in October 2013 through an election marred by…