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NHRC celebrates Qatar Human Rights Day, its 18th Anniversary

NHRC celebrates Qatar Human Rights Day, its 18th Anniversary

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) marked Qatar Human Rights Day, which falls on November 11 each year and coincides with the 18th anniversary of its founding.

NHRC hails Ofcom decision to censure Abu Dhabi channel

NHRC hails Ofcom decision to censure Abu Dhabi channel

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has welcomed the decision of the Office of Communications of the United Kingdom (Ofcom) to condemn Abu Dhabi TV channel ...

Al-Marri emphasizes effective role of National Human Rights Institutions

Al-Marri emphasizes effective role of National Human Rights Institutions

Dr Ali bin Smaikh Al-Marri stressed what he described as distinct and independent for NHRIs in connecting states, rights holders, and affected communities, which encourages the ratification of international human rights instruments and the development of national legislation and policies.

NHRC welcomes minimum wage law

NHRC welcomes minimum wage law

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has welcomed Law No 17 of 2020 issued by His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani regarding setting the minimum wage for labourers and domestic workers ...

NHRC starts phase-2 field visits to assess virus precautionary measures

NHRC starts phase-2 field visits to assess virus precautionary measures

The monitoring and field visits team of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) started the second phase of the exceptional visits to follow up on the precautionary measures undertaken by the State to limit the spread..

NHRC holds training workshop for staff and ministries' representatives

NHRC holds training workshop for staff and ministries' representatives

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) organised a training workshop on reporting in the field of human rights for the benefit of the committee's staff and representatives of the ministries concerned.

Solve humanitarian issues first, NHRC tells siege countries

Solve humanitarian issues first, NHRC tells siege countries

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has underscored that the continuation of the unjust blockade of Qatar and the accompanying arbitrary measures for the third year in a row

4,275 rights violations by siege states:NHRC

4,275 rights violations by siege states:NHRC

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has recorded a total of 4,275 violations of human rights by the three blockading Gulf states since the start of the unjust blockade in 2017.

NHRC launches awareness campaign for corporate and domestic workers

NHRC launches awareness campaign for corporate and domestic workers

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC), in co-ordination with representatives of its expat offices, launched an awareness campaign targeting corporate workers

NHRC reviews precautionary measures at workers' housing, quarantine facilities

NHRC reviews precautionary measures at workers' housing, quarantine facilities

The field visits and monitoring team of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has visited workers in some parts of the Industrial Area that were subjected to quarantine ...

Protect social media activists to safeguard rights: NHRC

Protect social media activists to safeguard rights: NHRC

Highlighting the need for freedom of expression, the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) chief on Sunday called for a global declaration to protect social media activists.

Strong participation for Doha Social Media Conference

Strong participation for Doha Social Media Conference

The international conference on 'Social Media: Challenges and Ways to Promote Freedoms and Protect Activists' will be held in Doha on February 16-17.