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Qatar voices strong condemnation of human rights violations committed in Syria

Qatar voices strong condemnation of human rights violations committed in Syria

Qatar's Deputy Permanent Representative to UN Office in Geneva expressed Qatar's concern over the challenges and obstacles related to humanitarian access to northern Syria

Qatar stresses importance of data related to older persons to ensure safety of their rights

Qatar stresses importance of data related to older persons to ensure safety of their rights

Ehsan Center provides a variety of care services targeting the elderly in their homes and in specialized care homes

Qatar participates in meeting of GCC human rights specialists

Qatar participates in meeting of GCC human rights specialists

Qatar participated in the meeting of the permanent committee of human rights specialists for the Gulf Co-operation Council states, held via video conferencing.

Bomb kills two human rights workers in Afghan capital

Bomb kills two human rights workers in Afghan capital

Two employees of Afghanistan's human rights body were killed in a bomb attack in Kabul on Saturday, the agency said.

NHRC chief: Pandemic provides opportunity to promote human rights

NHRC chief: Pandemic provides opportunity to promote human rights

Chairman of National Human Rights Committee (NHRC), and Secretary-General of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions HE Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri said ...

'Endemic racial discrimination' exposed in US: UN rights chief

'Endemic racial discrimination' exposed in US: UN rights chief

The coronavirus pandemic's disproportionate impact on ethnic minorities, and protests triggered by George Floyd's death, have laid bare "endemic inequalities" in the United States, the UN rights chief said Tuesday

GCO statement in response to Human Rights Watch report

GCO statement in response to Human Rights Watch report

The State of Qatar expressed its total rejection of the allegations included in the report issued by Human Rights Watch of an alleged coronavirus outbreak in Qatars Central Prison, affirming that this report is false.

Ministry holds workshop on human rights mechanisms

Ministry holds workshop on human rights mechanisms

The Human Rights Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is organising a training workshop, in co-operation with the United Nations Human Rights Training and Documentation Centre ...

Human rights under assault worldwide: UN chief

Human rights under assault worldwide: UN chief

UN chief Antonio Guterres launched a ‘call to action’ on Monday against rising attacks on human rights worldwide, highlighting the persecution of minorities and ‘alarming levels of femicide’.

UN praises role of human rights training centre in Doha

UN praises role of human rights training centre in Doha

By a majority vote of 187 in favour, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly adopted draft resolution XIX, "United Nations Human Rights Training and Documentation Centre for South-West Asia and the Arab Region" ...

NHRC chief vows to make global alliance for rights bodies stronger

NHRC chief vows to make global alliance for rights bodies stronger

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri has affirmed his commitment to continue exerting every effort to make the Global Alliance stronger

Conference highlights Qatar's efforts in promoting human rights

Conference highlights Qatar's efforts in promoting human rights

A conference organised Monday by the Ministry of Interior (MoI) in co-operation with the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) highlighted the efforts of Qatar in the protection of human rights