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Saudi Arabia – The GCHR calls for the immediate release of human rights defender Mr Mohammed Al-Bajady

2012-11-14

The Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) is calling for the immediate release of human rights defender Mr Mohammed Al-Bajady, co-founder of the Saudi Civil & Political Rights Association (HSM), and…

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URGENT APPEAL / Bahrain: Authorities prevent main co-founder of the GCHR Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja from getting medical treatment that he needs

2012-11-12

The Gulf Centre for Human Rights (GCHR) and the Bahrain Centre for Human Rights (BCHR) are greatly concerned for the life and well-being of internationally renowned human rights defender and the main…

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Take Action Now : UAE- Families of detainees demand the immediate release of the 63 human rights defenders and activists- some have had their bank accounts suspended as a result

2012-11-10

On 8 November 2012 approximately 100 relatives of 63 detained human rights defenders and activists gathered outside the Supreme Court in Abu Dhabi calling for the immediate release of the detainees and…

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Bahrain- Three days after release of BCHR Report on Impunity, Arrest of its Acting Vice President Sayed Yousif Al-Muhafdhah

2012-11-03

The Gulf Center for Human Rights (GCHR), The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR),  and the Bahrain Youth Society for Human Rights (BYSHR) express grave concern about the systematic targeting,…

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Press Release / Mission to the UAE calls for access to jailed human rights lawyers

2012-11-01

As the United Arab Emirates (UAE) welcomes visitors to the Gulf state for the Formula 1 racing series this week, international human rights groups organized an urgent mission to the UAE to investigate…

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Iran- The GCHR calls on the Iranian Authorities to immediately release Human Rights Lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh

2012-11-01

The Gulf Center for Human Rights expresses concern and solidarity with Iranian human rights lawyer Nasrin Sotoudeh winner of the 2012 European Parliament Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought together…

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