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...

STOP POURMOHAMMADI’S RE-APPOINTMENT

Dr. Hassan Rouhani President Islamic Republic of Iran   Your Excellency: On May 19, 2017 Iranian voters elected you to...

JOINT NGO LETTER IN SUPPORT OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL 34TH RESOLUTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN IRAN

To: Permanent representatives of member states of the Human Rights Council Your Excellency,  We, the undersigned cross-regional group of human rights...

JOINT NGO LETTER IN SUPPORT OF 2016 UNGA RESOLUTION ON HR IN IRAN

To: Member States of the United Nations General Assembly Your Excellency: We, the undersigned human rights organizations, welcome the decision...

A group of 19 human rights organizations call the international community and United Nations bodies to protect the rights of Christians in the Islamic Republic of Iran

November 28 2016 A group of 19 human rights organizations call the international community and United Nations bodies to protect...

NATIONAL FABRIC IRAN’S ETHNIC MINORITIES

For much of the 20th century, successive Iranian governments promoted a narrow, Persian-centric vision that excluded and marginalised ethno-linguistic minorities....

Iran: 20 years of unfulfilled promises: It is time to put children first

Two decades on from Iran’s ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), the Iranian authorities continue...

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL declared an urgent action – Taha Kermani and Hossein Alimohammadi

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL declared an urgent action on behalf of Taha Kermani and Hossein Alimohammdi two Iranian Azebaijani Turkish activists urging...

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

34. In February 2015, Azerbaijani rights activist Mr. Ali Reza’i was arrested. At the time of this writing, his whereabouts...

Amnesty July 2014. URGENT ACTION HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST ON HUNGER STRIKE.

INDEX : MDE 13/039/2014 Issue Date: 4 July 2014 URGENT ACTION UA 170/14 Human rights activist on hunger strike Iran...