Azerbaijan
            

This page provides one-point access to all collected information concerning Azerbaijan. The information includes information about specialized institutions, hate crime legislation, reports from inter-governmental organizations, State reports, action plans and other national initiatives.

Latest - Action plans
Filling the GAPS : giving you the EDGE - essential data on gender equality in the countries hosting OSCE field operations
OSCE Secretariat. Gender Section
Published: Vienna : OSCE, 21 February 2008

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Material type: tools and guides - report
Subject: gender equality - gender mainstreaming - Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Country coverage: Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Tajikistan - Turkmenistan - Uzbekistan - Armenia - Azerbaijan - Georgia - Belarus - Moldova - Ukraine - Albania - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Croatia - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Serbia - Montenegro
Latest - IGO reports
Concluding observations on the fourth periodic report of Azerbaijan
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 4 November 2016

Meeting: Human Rights Committee (118th session : Geneva, 17 October - 4 November 2016)


Doc.no. CCPR/C/AZE/CO/4


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - recommendation
Subject: discrimination - sexual orientation - gender identity - disability - gender equality - detention - freedom of conscience - freedom of religion or belief - freedom of expression - freedom of assembly
Country coverage: Azerbaijan

Fourth report on Azerbaijan (adopted on 17 March 2016)
European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI)
Published: Strasbourg : COE, 7 June 2016
(Fifth round reports)


Doc.no. CRI(2016)17


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - recommendation
Subject: minority rights - integration - discrimination - freedom of religion or belief - conscientious objection - homophobia - hate speech - hate crime - civil society
Country coverage: Azerbaijan
Latest - State submitted reports
Fourth periodic reports of States parties due in 2013 : Azerbaijan
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 17 March 2015
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 40 of the covenant)

Meeting: Human Rights Committee (118th session : Geneva, 17 October - 4 November 2016)


Doc.no. CCPR/C/AZE/4


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights - human rights - anti-discrimination - gender equality - civil and political rights - freedom of association - freedom of religion or belief - minority rights
Country coverage: Azerbaijan

Combined seventh to ninth periodic reports of States parties due in 2014 : Azerbaijan
United Nations (UN). Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 6 March 2015
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 9 of the convention)

Meeting: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (89th session : Geneva, 25 April - 13 May 2016)


Doc.no. CERD/C/AZE/7-9


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: racism - discrimination - minority rights - civil and political rights - economic, social, and cultural rights
Country coverage: Azerbaijan
Latest - Tools & guides
Holocaust memorial days : an overview of remembrance and education in the OSCE region
OSCE ODIHR
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 27 January 2015

Press release


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Material type: tools and guides
Subject: Holocaust remembrance - Holocaust education
Country coverage: OSCE region - Albania - Andorra - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Canada - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Holy See - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Latvia - Liechtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Mongolia - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - San Marino - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Tajikistan - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Turkey - Turkmenistan - Ukraine - United Kingdom - United States - Uzbekistan

Remembering the Holocaust (infographic)
OSCE ODIHR
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 27 January 2015

This infographic is based on Holocaust memorial days : an overview of remembrance and education in the OSCE region


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Material type: tools and guides - infographic
Subject: Holocaust remembrance - Holocaust education
Country coverage: OSCE region - Albania - Andorra - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Canada - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Holy See - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Latvia - Liechtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Mongolia - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - San Marino - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Tajikistan - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Turkey - Turkmenistan - Ukraine - United Kingdom - United States - Uzbekistan
Latest - Other reports & documents
Yearbook of Muslims in Europe
Scharbrodt, Oliver (ed.) ; Akgönül, Samim (ed.) ; Alibasic, Ahmet (ed.) ; Nielsen, Joergen S. (ed.) ; Racius, Egdunas (ed.)
Published: Boston ; Leiden : Brill, December 2016

ISBN 978-90-04-33602-5
ISSN 1877-1432


Material type: annual report
Subject: Islamophobia - freedom of religion or belief - freedom of expression - media - religious symbols - religion - education
Country coverage: Albania - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Malta - Moldova - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Turkey - Ukraine - United Kingdom

Antisemitism worldwide 2014 : general analysis (draft)
Tel Aviv University. Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Racism
Published: Tel Aviv : Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Racism, 13 April 2015

Other title: Antisemitism and racism : general analysis.
The report also describes the situation in countries outside the OSCE region.


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Material type: report
Subject: anti-Semitism - hate crime - discrimination - racism - Holocaust denial - anti-Gypsyism
Country coverage: Austria - Belgium - Ireland - Sweden - Norway - Denmark - Czech Republic - Portugal - Poland - Italy - Switzerland - Serbia - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Croatia - Bulgaria - Netherlands - Russian Federation - Ukraine - Belarus - Lithuania - Moldova - Azerbaijan - Turkey - Canada - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Romania - Slovakia - Spain - United Kingdom - United States

Holocaust Memorial Days
27 JanuaryLiberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp (1945) - International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the HolocaustFull report



National specialized institutions

Human Rights Commission
40, Uz. Hajibeyov st.AZ
1000 Baku
Azerbaijan
Phone: +99 412 982 365
Fax: +99 412 498 8574
Email: ombudsman@ombudsman.gov.az
Website: http:/​/​ombudsman.gov.az