Remember Zhanaozen! End dictatorship now!

: December 13, 2016
Appeals /

Campaign Kazakhstan is calling for ‘commemorative’ messages like the one below to be sent to the Nazarbayev regime via local embassies and to the presidential HQ: To Nursultan Nazarbayev and the authorities of Kazakhstan We write to you on the fifth anniversary of the horrific events of December 16th 2011 when your state forces [...]

No to land privatisation! Release Max Bokayev and Talgat Ayanov!

: November 10, 2016
Articles /

Andrei Prigor, Astana, Kazakhstan In the spring of this year, Kazakhstan society was stirred up by the government making amendments to the law on land which would give foreigners the right to buy land. In an unprecedented development, all opposition movements, liberals and socialists and just activists came out against the law. In the city [...]

Human rights activist, Azharkulova Kizdigoy, held in custody for seven months on trumped-up charge

: July 01, 2016
Appeals, Articles /

  Azharkulova Kizdigoy has been an active member of the Coordination Committee of the association called “Leave the people their homes” since 2009. She is chair of the organisation in Shimkent, South Kazakhstan called “Protecting our homes”. For all of this time she has participated, together with members of the association,  in all the national [...]

Embassy protests in solidarity with struggle against land privatisation and for democratic rights

: May 27, 2016
Appeals, Articles /
London Kaz Embassy protest (270516)

Protesters from Campaign Kazakhstan held protests at several Kazakhstan embassies yesterday condemning the actions of the Nazarbeyev regime In London, Campaign Kazakhstan and the Socialist Party chanted “Free all political prisoners” and speeches of solidarity with protesters fighting against land privatisation and for democratic rights against the corrupt regime. The embassy locked the doors as soon [...]

Letter to Press: Police action to foil ‘May21’ demonstrations will not abate anger

: May 23, 2016
Appeals, Articles, Press release /

In a letter to the press, Secretary of Campaign Kazakhstan, Mick Whale, protests about police action in cities across Kazkahstan Protests called for in capitals worldwide! Dear Editor, The right to demonstrate is a fundamental right in a civilised modern democracy. The anti-democratic measures, which the Kazakhstan government have taken against its own people, in [...]