Yuri Dzhibladze is president of the Centre for the Development of Democracy and Human Rights (Moscow), a member of the Coordination Committee of the Civic Solidarity Platform, an international coalition of human rights NGOs from Europe, Eurasia and North America, and advocacy coordinator at the EU-Russia Civil Society Forum. He has worked on human rights, democracy, and international organisations since the late 1980s.
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The organisation’s ability to uphold its values and effectively react to major violations has been brought into question
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Six months after the murder of Georgian human rights defender Vitali Safarov in Tbilisi, two suspects are now on trial.