Steering Committee Statements

Full Solidarity with Protesters in Russia

Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) Steering Committee condemns the heavy-handed action taken by the Russian authorities in response to protests on 27 July 2019. The brutality and violence, as well as the wave of arrests that has followed, is no way to...

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Recognise the Moldovan Parliament and Coalition Government

As the situation remains tense in Moldova, "the priority is to return to political dialogue and re-establish trust in [the country's] democratic institutions" – we read in the Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) Steering Committee statement. The...

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Azerbaijan: Rule of Law after the Novruz Amnesty

On 5 April 2019, Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) Steering Committee issued a statement on the current rule of law situation in Azerbaijan. Despite the widely-publicised decision to free 51 political prisoners in time for Novruz, the authorities must...

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Appeal to EU Foreign Affairs Council on Azov Sea

The Steering Committee of the EaP CSF appeals to EU Foreign Affairs Council, as well as the foreign ministers of EU member states – to act on the current situation, instigated by the crisis on the Azov Sea. “We encourage you to go to [Mariupol] and other parts of the...

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Political Prisoners Undermine Azerbaijan’s Credibility

While meeting in Brussels on 7 February 2019, Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) Steering Committee adopted a statement on the political prisoners in Azerbaijan – coinciding with the EU-Azerbaijan Human Rights Dialogue, happening this week in Baku, the...

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Moldova: Watch the Situation Closely, Ahead of Elections

During their meeting on 7 February 2019 in Brussels, Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum (EaP CSF) Steering Committee issued a statement on Moldova, addressing the situation before the Parliamentary elections scheduled for 24 February 2019. The message coming from...

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