Women Human Rights Defenders Urge Speaking Out in the Face of Injustice at 36th UN Human Rights Council

Women Human Rights Defenders Urge Speaking Out in the Face of Injustice at 36th UN Human Rights Council

When attendees of the 36th Human Rights Council made their way to room XI on Wednesday, 13 September 2017 at the UN Headquarters in Geneva to learn about the trials and triumphs of women human rights defenders, they were met ...

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SALAM and ADHRB Oral Intervention during the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention at the United Nations’ Human Rights Council session 36

SALAM and ADHRB Oral Intervention during the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention at the United Nations’ Human Rights Council session 36

Mr. President, Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain and SALAM for Democracy and Human Rights would like to thank the Working Group for their continued diligence in addressing cases of arbitrary detention worldwide. In particular, we thank the ...

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ASMA DARWISH’S TESTIMONY DELIVERED IN SALAM’S HRC36 SIDE EVENT: WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS AT THE FOREFRONT OF THE STRUGGLE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

ASMA DARWISH’S TESTIMONY DELIVERED IN SALAM’S HRC36 SIDE EVENT: WOMEN HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS AT THE FOREFRONT OF THE STRUGGLE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

The text below was the testimony delivered by Bahraini woman human rights defender and member of SALAM DHR, Mrs. Asma Darwish, at the event organized by ourselves in cooperation with FIDH, OMCT, CIHRS, Sentinel, RADDHO, CIVICUS and BCHR at the ...

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Bahraini NGOs Welcome Speech given by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and Urge Bahraini Authorities to Cooperate

Bahraini NGOs Welcome Speech given by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and Urge Bahraini Authorities to Cooperate

 Bahraini non-government organisations (NGOs) welcomed the speech given by Zeid bin Ra’ad al-Hussein, the current United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, in the UN Human Rights Council’s 36th Session (11 September 2017) where he elaborated on the reality of ...

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