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Gamal Eid selected as Defender of Human Rights & Freedom of Expression for April 2017

2017-04-10

Press Release Cairo & Beirut: 10 April 2017 The Arabic Network for Human Rights Information (ANHRI), Maharat Foundation, and the Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR), in cooperation with IFEX, have…

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"DatNav" is now available in Arabic!

2017-03-29

We are pleased to launch the Arabic version of DatNav, the guide to browse digital data for human rights research. The Arabic version was published with the support and effort of Meedan Foundation. Datnav…

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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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