United Nations Human Rights Committee Conducts Follow-up Review Of Human Rights Situation in Bahrain, Addresses Escalation of Repression

  On 19 July 2022, the United Nation’s (UN) held the 135th Session of the Human Rights Committee (CCPR). During this session the Special Rapporteur on Follow-up to Concluding Observations, Vasilka Sancin, offered a progress report on Bahrain’s efforts to address those concerns and recommendations raised by the HRC as part of its 3516th meeting[…]

ADHRB urges the Council to pressure Bahrain to end its sectarian discrimination against political prisoners

On 28 March, ADHRB has delivered an oral intervention at the United Nation Human Rights Council session 49 under item 9, during the General debate. ADHRB urges the Council to pressure Bahrain to end its sectarian discrimination against political prisoners. Mr. President, IDO would like to raise concern over Bahrain’s continued violation of the Durban[…]

ADHRB calls Bahrain to end its religious discrimination policies against its citizens

On 28 March, ADHRB has delivered an oral intervention at the United Nation Human Rights Council session 49 under item 9, during the General debate. ADHRB calls Bahrain to end its religious discrimination policies against its citizens. Mr. President, AlSalam would like to echo the concerns of the Durban Declaration regarding the emergence of negative[…]

ADHRB raises the systematic practice of torture at the Human Rights Council

On 28 March, ADHRB has delivered an oral intervention at the United Nation Human Rights Council session 49 under item 8, during the General debate. ADHRB raises the systematic practice of torture at the Human Rights Council. Mr. President, AlSalam echoes the Vienna Declaration’s description of torture as one of the most atrocious violations against[…]

ADHRB urges the international community to pressure Bahrain into implementing UPR recommendations

On 24 March, ADHRB has delivered an oral intervention at the United Nation Human Rights Council session 49 under item 6, during the General debate. ADHRB urges the international community to pressure Bahrain into implementing UPR recommendations. Mr. President, With Bahrain’s Fourth Cycle Review set to begin in May, ADHRB would like to bring to[…]