From hate to crime...
24 June 2015

Radio Free Europe published on June 22 a video reportage on ongoing efforts in Moldova to improve the prosecution of hate crimes  and related bias acts, an area of long-term engagement and support by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR). The reportage includes interviews with leading experts as well as victims of hate crimes, inter alia, Mr. Salifou Belemvire, the first person ever from the Republic of Moldova to bring a case to the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD). It also includes a discussion of the challenges and legal reform efforts on hate crimes and related bias acts.

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