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The functioning of democratic institutions in Azerbaijan

Amendment No. 22 | Doc. 14403 | 10 October 2017

Signatories:
Mr Tiny KOX, Netherlands, UEL ; Ms Gabriela HEINRICH, Germany, SOC ; Mr Dirk Van der MAELEN, Belgium, SOC ; Mr Frank SCHWABE, Germany, SOC ; Ms Tineke STRIK, Netherlands, SOC
Origin
2017 - Fourth part-session

In the draft resolution, at the end of paragraph 12, insert the following sentence:

"Open Government Partnership declared Azerbaijan's membership inactive for the second time in May 2016 over the government's treatment of civil society, urging Azerbaijan to address fundamental legislative and practical obstacles to the work of civil society organisations."