International Covenant on Civil And Political Rights

The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) is a treaty that commits its parties to promoting the civil...

UNGA 73: Joint Civil Society Letter in Support of 2018 Resolution

Monday, 12 November 2018 TO: All Permanent Missions to the United Nations in New York Your Excellencies,   The undersigned...

Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran

The Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Javaid Rehman, submits his first...

Report of the Secretary-General Situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran**

Seventy-third session Item 74 (c) of the provisional agenda* Promotion and protection of human rights: human rights situations and reports...

RELEASE AZERBAIJANI TURKIC MINORITY RIGHTS ACTIVISTS DETAINED FOR PEACEFUL CULTURAL GATHERINGS

IRAN: RELEASE AZERBAIJANI TURKIC MINORITY RIGHTS ACTIVISTS DETAINED FOR PEACEFUL CULTURAL GATHERINGS 11 August 2018, Index number: MDE 13/8889/2018 Amnesty...

Joint letter co-signed by 46 Iranian and international NGOs:

Monday 12 March 2018   TO: Member states of the United Nations Human Rights Council Your Excellency, We, the undersigned...

Iran to be represented by a major human rights violator at the top UN human rights body

Iran to be represented by a major human rights violator at the top UN human rights body      ...

Defenders of human rights in Iran mourn the passing of Asma Jahangir

Sunday 11 February Defenders of human rights in Iran mourn the passing of Asma Jahangir It is with great sadness...

Iran: UN experts urge respect for protesters’ rights

GENEVA (5 January 2018) – Demands by protesters in Iran for freedom and adequate living standards must be addressed and their...

UN human rights chief urges Iranian authorities to defuse tensions, investigate protest deaths

GENEVA (3 January 2018) – The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on Wednesday urged the...