Exhibition by Dan Park

Concerning Mr. M.J. vs Denmark for violation of articles 4 and 6 of CERD. In the year 2014, a complaint was filed by the Documentation and Advisory Centre on Racial Discrimination (DACoRD) on behalf of the author against Dan Park and others. The complaint was regarding an exhibition of the controversial Swedish artist held on […]

Race
62/2018

Illegal children born outside marriage

Concerning X.C. and her sister L.G. vs Denmark for violation of articles 2, 3, 6, 7 and 8 of Convention on the Right of the Child (CRC). The authors represented by counsel are children born in Denmark to a Chinese mother. The authors mother arrived in Denmark on 12 March 2012 and sought asylum on […]

Child
31/2017

Interim Measures in Torture case

The UN Committee Against Torture on 22 December 2015 published its opinion with regard to Communication No. 580/2014 (F.K. vs. Denmark), stating amongst other that- “8. In the light of the above, the Committee, acting under article 22 (7) of the Convention, is of the view that the State party has an obligation, in accordance […]

Torture
CAT 743/2016

Clan engaged in a blood feud case

Concerning Mr. A.S.I vs Denmark for violation of articles 6 and 7 of CCPR. The author is a Somali citizen, from the town of Kismayo, who fled his country of origin due to persecution. The author fears being persecuted by Al-Shabaab, as he tried to make his now dead younger brother leave the group. The […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2408/2014

Somali with 2 families

Concerning Mr. A.H.F vs Denmark for violation of articles 2 and 3 of ECHR. The applicant is a citizen of Somalia from Misra, a town currently controlled by the Al-Shabaab movement. The applicant had to flee because the Al-shabab wanted to kill him. He left Somalia and resided in Denmark since 2004, however as part […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2816/2016

Kidnapped Brother case

Concerning Mr. S.A.H vs Denmark for violation of articles 2, 6, 7, 13, 14 and 26 of CCPR. The author is an Afghanistan citizen -ethnic Qizilbash born in 1987. When he was 12 years old, his father was killed by a local commander, A.M.B. It is disputed whether it was a targeted killing or whether […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2419/2014

Ministry of social affairs, martyrs and disabled case

Concerning Mr. F.A vs Denmark for violation of articles 6, 7 and 13 of CCPR. The complainant arrived in Denmark in 2014 and explained that he worked for the ministry of social affairs, martyrs and disabled in Afghanistan. The applicant was involved in delivering humanitarian aid along with the boss and sometimes the governor. Every […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2671/2015

Afraid to be used as a suicide bomber case

Concerning Mr. S.Z vs Denmark for violation of articles 6, 7, 13 and 26 of CCPR. The author is an Afghan national who arrived in Denmark in 2014 and applied for asylum. The author arrived as a minor without accompanying family and explained that he was fleeing the Taliban in Afghanistan. The applicant has further […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2625/2015

Tripartite Memorundum of understanding

Concerning Mr. A.F.N vs Denmark for the violation of Articles 7 and 13 of CCPR. The complainant arrived in Denmark and asked for asylum in May 2010. The complainant also converted to Christianity in Denmark. His application was rejected by the Refugee Board on 14 february 2012. After the final decision by the Refugee Board, […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2852/2016

Nuclear power station case

Concerning Ms. X.L vs Denmark for violation of articles 6,7 and 13 of CCPR. The complainant arrived in Denmark in May 2014 and her asylum application was taken under consideration by the end of May 2014. She claimed that she risks persecution because in the early 1980’s she was transferred to the Qinshan nuclear power […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2583/2015

Falun Gong case

Concerning Ms. J.D vs Denmark for violation of articles 2,6,7,14,18,26 and 27 of CCPR. The author is subject to religious persecution as a member of Falun Gong (a religion which is illegal in China), and subject to detention in China because she practices this religion. She had a happy life in China but that changed […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2204/2012

Knowledge of drug trafficking case

Concerning Mr.B.A.G vs Denmark for violation of articles 6 and/or 7 and 13 of CCPR. The author is an economist educated at the Balkh University in Mazar-e-Sharif. Upon completing his studies, he found employment as an accounting manager in a company. On 24 March 2011, the author had been issued with a Schengen visa by […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2275/2013

Woman used as compensation case

Concerning Ms. K.I.A vs Denmark for violation of Articles 2d, 12 and 15 of CEDAW. The author fears getting killed by her family and Al-Shabaab if she returns to Somalia. The author has been under complete male dominance in her home country of Somalia. First her father used to control her and when he was […]

Gender
CEDAW 93/2015

Holy Christ Ministry case

Concerning Mr. G.M vs Denmark for violation of Articles 6, 7 and 13 of CCPR. The applicant is a Pakistani citizen and a Christian by faith. The applicant attended a missionary meeting in Holy Christ Ministry, which he had started to support. The applicant has been Christian all his life like the rest of his […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2342/2014

Against military dictatorship case

Concerning A.A vs Denmark for violation of articles 6 and 7 of CCPR. The author is an Egyptian national born on 24 March 1988. He entered Denmark on 6 December 2013 without valid travel documents. The author has submitted that he evaded military service in Egypt because he does not want to kill civilians and […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2595/2015

Hidden bible found

Concerning Mr. M.H.N vs Denmark for violation of articles 6, 7 and 14 of CCPR. The author came to Europe in 2008, but Germany returned him to Greece in 2009 under the Dublin accord. Since it was not possible to get protection in Greece, he returned to his country of origin, Afghanistan. When he returned […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2385/2014

Security guards for former Afghan president Kazai case

Concerning Mr. A.F.A vs Denmark for violation of articles 6, 7 and 13 of CCPR. The author arrived in Denmark together with his brother-in-law Mr.N who was a security guard for the former Afghan president Kazai. The author and his brother-in-law wanted to seek asylum in Sweden. Mr.N’s asylum case was transferred to Sweden, as […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2591/2015

Comparing Islam with cancer case

Concerning Mr. A.N vs Denmark for the violation of articles 2, 20 (2) and 27 of CCPR. In September 2005, a Member of Parliament for the Danish People’s Party, Louise Frevert, published a set of articles on her website in which she accused Muslims of believing that that they have a right “to rape Danish […]

  • Decision: 11 August 2016
Human Rights
CCPR 2039/2011

Burmese soldiers case

Concerning Mr. T.D.J vs Denmark for violation of Articles 7,13,18, 19 and 26 of CCPR. The author explained to the Danish authorities that he lived in Burma but one day in 2006 he was sought by Burmese soldiers, who wanted him to move their belongings to another city, because he owned a motorbike. It was […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2654/2015

Witness not allowed at hearing case

Concerning Mr. M.J.K vs Denmark for violation of articles 6 and 7 as well as article 14, 18 and 26 of CCPR. The complainant is ethnic Tadjiks from Mazar- e – Sharif, Afghanistan. He has not been a member of the political or religious associations or organisations in Afghanistan or otherwise been politically active. After […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2338/2014

Kidnapped father and brother case

Concerning Mr. H.A vs Denmark for the violation of article 6 or 7 of CCPR. The author is a Hazara Afghan citizen from Wardak province. His religion is Shia Muslim. When he applied for asylum in Denmark, he expressed his fear for the return to Afghanistan by saying that he fears the Taliban, since they […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2328/2014

Family reunification in Australia case

Concerning Mr. A.B.M vs Denmark for the violation of articles 6 or 7 of CCPR. The author is ethnic Hazara from Helman province Lashgargah, Afghanistan. He fears the return to Afghanistan because the Taliban are mainly Pashtun Sunni Muslims but his family and him are Hazaras. The author left his wife and children in Pakistan […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2472/2014

Accused of being a “Motard”

Concerning Mr. M.N vs Denmark for violation of article 6 or 7, 13 and 14 of CCPR. The author is born in Afghanistan, and he worked for the Company International Management service (IMS) as a translator, since he is English speaking. His first assignment was to be a translator for the Australian Military forces, and […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2458/2014

10 most unpeaceful nations in the world

Concerning Mr. K.S.M and Mr. T.M vs Denmark for violation of Articles 6 and/or 7, 13, 2 and 26 of CCPR. The authors are a Christian minority in Pakistan. In the recent Global peace index, Pakistan was amongst the 10 most unpeaceful nations in the world together with countries like Syria, Afghanistan and North Korea. […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2459/2014

Reporting Taliban’s presence case

Concerning Mr. S.Z.H vs Denmark for violation of article 6 or 7, 13, 18 and 26 of CCPR. The author is an Afghan who fears being killed by the Taliban if returned to Afghanistan. The author had been given the task of reporting the Taliban’s presence in his local area. When the Taliban discovered that […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2421/2014

Homosexuality Case

Concerning Mr. N.P vs Denmark for violation of article 7 of CCPR. The author was born in Kathmandu in Nepal, and he is Hindu. The author is an orphan and does not know whether his family is alive. He is a homosexual, and he fears imprisonment and torture/inhumane treatment on return to Nepal, as it […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2188/2012-

Military Service Case

Concerning Ms.F.K vs Denmark for violation of article 2,7,14 and 26 of CCPR. The author is a citizen of Eritrea. She and her family fled in 1985 to Sudan. She married a Sudanese man in 1996, but was expelled from the family for doing this. Unfortunately her husband died, so she married a new man […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2074/2011

Baadi and Hawaadle clans

Concerning Mr. M.A.A vs denmark violation of CAT article 3. The applicant is a somali national, born January 11 1985. He was part of the Baadi-clan, a minority clan in Somalia. A conflict erupted between his and the Hawaadle clan, who are closely related to al-Shabaab, due to some animals being stolen. The applicant was […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2074/2011

Somalian escaped forced marriage

Concerning S.A.O vs Denmark violation of CEDAW article 2, 12, 16 and general recommendation no. 32. The author is a single woman from Somalia seeking protection in Denmark against refoulement. After the author’s parent’s death, she lived with her uncle’s family where she was beaten, spoken rudely to, and treated as a slave. The author […]

Gender
CEDAW 101/2016

Internet Cafe case

Concerning Mr. A.B. vs Denmark for violation of CCPR articles 6, 7 and 13. The author owned and ran an Internet cafe in Akora Khatak. He received threatening letters from the local Quran school, stating that his Internet cafe was against Sharia and illegal. On the night of March 12th, 2009 a bomb exploded in […]

Human Rights
2748/2016-

Disabled Chinese case

Concerning Mr. C.Y vs. Denmark violation of CAT article 3. The Chinese applicant belonged to a Christian organisation named Quan Neng Shen. The members of the organisation met everyday and held church services. In 2007, the Chinese government labelled the organisation as being against the communist party and against the government. The government wanted to […]

Torture
CAT 647/2014

Somalian Woman with child

Concerning Ms. S.F.A. vs. Denmark violation of CEDAW. The author is a single woman from Somalia with a child. The author fears getting killed by her family or surrendered to Al-Shabaab, due to the fact that she had a romantic relationship with her now deceased husband. The author was promised to another man by her […]

Gender
CEDAW 85/2015

Palestinian with PTSD case

Concerning Mr. J.S.K.N vs. Denmark violation of CCPR article 26. The author is a stateless Palestinian born in Lebanon. In 1991, he came to Denmark and got a residence permit. In 2002, his residence as a refugee was made permanent. The author has now lived the main part of his life in Denmark, and as […]

Human Rights
CCPR 2754/2016

Ultras Ahlawy club case

The author is an Egyptian national, born in 1984. On 15 October 2012, the author went to Denmark to visit his half-brother (the son of his father) on a valid tourist visa. On 7 January 2013, in light of the political turmoil in December 2012 in Egypt, and on the advice of his half-brother, he […]

  • Decision: 24. September 2015
Human Rights
CCPR 2343/2014

Homophobia case

Concerning A. S. vs. Denmark – Violation of CEDAW: Denmark was filed an initial complaint against a deportation order dated December 5, 2014 set by the Danish Refugee Board and also asked for urgent measures where the client was set to an immediately forced deportation to her country of origin, Uganda. Entering Denmark on July […]

Gender
CEDAW 80/2015