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Monitoring of violations of cultural rights and human rights of cultural figures Belarus, 2023

“And this abrupt downfall: today you are normal, respected, a role model,  you are praised and given a diploma....

Chronicle of human rights violations in the sphere of culture (1-15 February 2024)

As of 15 February 2024, at least 159 cultural figures, including not less than 36 People of the Word, were behind bar...

Monitoring Violations of Cultural Rights and Human Rights of Cultural Figures. Belarus, 2023

The number of violations in the sphere of cultural rights and against cultural figures since 2020 is alarming.  The r...

Aksana Jučkavič

Poet, organizer of cultural events, journalist, author of the children’s poetry collection “Saint Nichola...

Alaksandr Ilin

Alaksandr Ilin is a songwriter and vocalist of the band “Nizkiz.” The rock band “Nizkiz” from...

Aleh Katsapau

Aleh Katsapau is a writer, poet, and social activist. He was born in Homel in 1969. He graduated from the philologica...

Alaksiej Navahrodski

Alaksiej Navahrodski (born Chekavy) was born in 1975 in the village of Papernya in the Lida district. He worked as a ...

Chronicle of human rights violations in the sphere of culture (15-31 January 2024)

As of 31 January 2024, at least 158 cultural figures, including not less than 35 People of the Word, were behind bars...

Overview of language rights violations in Belarus during the second half of 2023

The association “International Union of Belarusian Writers” continues to monitor the state of the Belarus...

Chronicle of human rights violations in the sphere of culture (1-15 January 2024)

As of 15 January 2024, at least 153 cultural figures, including not less than 34 People of the Word, were behind bars...

Chronicle of human rights violations in the sphere of culture (15-31 December 2023)

As of 31 December 2023, at least 152 cultural figures, including not less than 32 People of the Word, were behind bar...

Russification in the cultural sphere of Belarus 2022-2023

Нагодай для напісання гэтага матэрыялу стала тэма росту прысутнасці ў Беларусі «рускага свету» ў цэлым і прадукту рус...