Czech Republic

© Jiri Pasz/Amnesty International
  • Country profile

Overview

The European Commission continued infringement proceedings against the Czech Republic for discrimination against Roma. The government adopted measures aimed at improving equal access to education. The routine detention of refugees and migrants provoked domestic and international criticism.

Read more

Death penalty status

Abolitionist for all crimes

Does not use the death penalty

News

Media enquiries

Stefan Simanowitz

Media Manager, European Union, Balkans and Turkey, +44 (0)20 3036 5599

Our Offices

Section office

Gorazdova 10, 120 00, PRAHA 2

Phone

+420 607 023 305

Go to section website

Amnesty International Secretariat Office

View All Contact Info