On September 23, the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting (HDIM) of OSCE Participating States, organized by OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) continued its work in Warsaw, Poland. Representatives of OSCE Participating States, OSCE institutions, and OSCE executive structures, representatives of inter-governmental organizations, legal professionals, representatives of civil society and researchers from 57 Participating States took part in discussions.
Taking an active part in discussions on the topic of “The Rule of Law”, Head of Azerbaijan Institute for Democracy and Human Rights Dr. Ahmad Shahidov made a special report on proposed amendments and changes to the Constitution of Azerbaijan and gave the legal explanation to the OSCE representatives. Told that the proposed amendments to the draft Referendum Act are based on the rule of law, Human rights defender Ahmad Shahidov gave the explanation to specific articles. Proposed changes respond to the interests of the Azerbaijani people and will make the Azerbaijan State more powerful, he said.