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Human rights defenders including journalists at imminent risk in the Gulf region and neighbouring countries

2017-03-25

Geneva - The Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) hosted a side event entitled “SEE THEIR STRUGGLE, REALISE THEIR RIGHTS: Human Rights Defenders including journalists at Imminent Risk in the Gulf…

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Human rights defenders at imminent risk in the Gulf region and neighbouring countries, says GCHR annual report

2017-03-14

Human rights defenders at imminent risk in the Gulf region and neighbouring countries, says the fifth Annual Report of the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR). GCHR documents the environment in which…

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GCHR marks International Women’s Day 2017 in solidarity with WHRDs in the Gulf and neighbouring countries

2017-03-08

On 08 March 2017, the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) marks International Women’s Day by reminding the international community about the need to provide more protection for women human rights…

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Egypt: GCHR expresses solidarity on the closure of El Nadeem Center for Rehabilitation of the Victims of Violence and Torture

2017-02-14

On 09 February 2017, El Nadeem Center for the Rehabilitation of the Victims of Violence and Torture in Cairo was closed. Egyptian authorities sealed off the doors and police arrested the doorman and questioned…

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A new campaign to support human rights defenders and freedom of expression

2017-02-01

(Cairo- Beirut, February 01 2017) The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), Maharat Foundation, and the Gulf Centre for Human Rights, in cooperation with IFEX chose the prominent human…

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GCHR in another case against the UK Government

2017-01-27

GCHR says UK government should hold firm on its commitment to comply with International Law. GCHR has been granted leave to appeal so that it can challenge an apparent withdrawal by the UK government…

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