France

COVID-19 crisis

Joint letter signed by several trade unions and NGOs and published at France Info on 4 October 2020. "This new ...
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Civic space report produced by European Civic Forum to CIVICUS monitor. Association Impact of COVID-19 on CSO sector The Mouvement Associatif reported to ...
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Collective statement originally published in French on Libération, 1 July 2020 - accessible here SIGN THE PETITION to give your ...
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UPDATE 16- June 2020: On 12 June 2020, the Council of State declared that the ban on demonstrations is not ...
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On May 26, Eric Ciotti, a member of the National Assembly (LR Group – conservative right) submitted a draft law, ...
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Freedom of association

Satement by ENAR, 19 October 2020 - Accessible here The European Network Against Racism (ENAR) is extremely concerned by the ...
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Stetament by CCIF (Collective against Islamophobia in France) in reaction to the threat by France's interior minister to dissolve the ...
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Civic space report produced by European Civic Forum to CIVICUS monitor. Association Impact of COVID-19 on CSO sector The Mouvement Associatif reported to ...
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Collective statement originally published in French on Libération, 1 July 2020 - accessible here SIGN THE PETITION to give your ...
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Article originally published in French on Politis.fr, 1 April 2020 - accessible here Malik Salemkour, president of Ligue des droits ...
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Freedom of expression

Following the killing of Samuel Paty and the worrying hatred and stigmatising statements against Muslims and Muslim organisations by certain political ...
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Protesters march across France in tribute to Samuel Paty Thousands of demonstrators have rallied across France in tribute to a ...
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Civic space report produced by European Civic Forum to CIVICUS monitor. Association Impact of COVID-19 on CSO sector The Mouvement Associatif reported to ...
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On 22 September 2020, the League for Human Rights (LDH) communicated that they decided to lodge an appeal with the ...
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Collective statement originally published in French on Libération, 1 July 2020 - accessible here SIGN THE PETITION to give your ...
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Freedom of assembly

Joint letter signed by several trade unions and NGOs and published at France Info on 4 October 2020. "This new ...
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Civic space report produced by European Civic Forum to CIVICUS monitor. Association Impact of COVID-19 on CSO sector The Mouvement Associatif reported to ...
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On 22 September 2020, the League for Human Rights (LDH) communicated that they decided to lodge an appeal with the ...
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Collective statement originally published in French on Libération, 1 July 2020 - accessible here SIGN THE PETITION to give your ...
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UPDATE 16- June 2020: On 12 June 2020, the Council of State declared that the ban on demonstrations is not ...
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Institutional reactions

(European Economic and Social Committee) Interim Report - November 2019 The Fundamental Rights and Rule of Law (FRRL) Group was ...
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 Council of Europe issued an alert on what happened while G7 was taking place in Biarritz, France concerning threats on ...
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(The local) The UN human rights chief called Wednesday for a "full investigation" into the possible excessive use of force ...
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(Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights) In a memorandum containing her observations on the events linked to the so-called yellow ...
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(OHCHR) GENEVA (14 February 2019) — The right to protest in France has been disproportionately curtailed during the recent “gilets jaunes” ...
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Other resources

Following the killing of Samuel Paty and the worrying hatred and stigmatising statements against Muslims and Muslim organisations by certain political ...
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Report originally published by Chaire Unesco. Historically, France is a country renowned for its values and principles, which uphold human ...
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Report originally published in French by La Coalition. The analysis of 100 cases of associations sanctioned after critical collective action ...
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Collective statement originally published in French on Libération, 1 July 2020 - accessible here SIGN THE PETITION to give your ...
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Local groups and families demand the truth in court cases concerning victims of police violence are calling for a demonstration ...
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