Eurasia

TURKMENISTAN 2019

Center for Education and Human Rights

Human Rights

Supplement: $14,368

To promote human rights in Turkmenistan. A resource center in Turkmenbashi will be maintained. Computer and office skills training, pro bono legal advice, and a network for distributing independent information will be provided to vulnerable parts of the population. An analytical report on the country will be produced.

Legal Aid Clinic

Human Rights

 $46,395

To enhance the quality and accessibility of reliable and detailed information about human rights in Turkmenistan. Free legal aid to vulnerable populations will be provided. The current state of human rights will be monitored and maintenance of a comprehensive legislative and legal database will be conducted.

Promoting Access to Independent News

Freedom of Information

 $50,000

To promote access to independent news and analysis on the political, social, and economic situation in Turkmenistan. The organization will maintain its existing in-country network of correspondents who will report on conditions inside the country. It will publish breaking news and independent analysis on its website in Russian and English.

Promoting Access to Independent News

Freedom of Information

 $73,220

To promote access to independent news and analysis on the political, social, and economic situation in Turkmenistan. Breaking news and independent analysis will be published on a website. Reporting on the freedom of movement will be conducted.

Promoting Democratic Ideas and Values

Democratic Ideas and Values

 $57,180

To promote democratic ideas and values in Turkmenistan. A series of discussion meetings will be organized, which will bring together activists to discuss current events and other relevant topics. A human rights report will be published based on the organization’s monitoring of the human rights situation in the country. The report will be disseminated.

Promoting Human Rights

Human Rights

 $134,615

To promote human rights in Turkmenistan. A public campaign will be supported. Research and analysis will be carried out and findings will be publicized through analytical reports and articles, which will be disseminated through their website and social media platforms, as well as among media outlets. Advocacy and engagement with international institutions and government representatives will also be carried out.

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