Tag: Awamiya

Saudi Arabia finalizes the destruction of al-Mosawara despite the UN’s denunciation

Saudi Arabia finalizes the destruction of al-Mosawara despite the UN’s denunciation

On 16 August, the last residential building in al-Mosawara was demolished by the Saudi authorities, after a process of flattening and relocation that started in mid-May, and which led to conflict between residents and security forces. The al-Mosawara neighborhood was a historic quarter in the Shia-majority town of al-Awamiyah, with […]

HRC 34 Oral Interventions: ID w/ Special Rapporteur on Housing

HRC 34 Oral Interventions: ID w/ Special Rapporteur on Housing

On 2 March 2017, Yusuf al-Hoori delivered an oral intervention at the 34th session of the Human Rights Council. He participated in the Item 3 Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on housing, delivering an oral intervention addressing the right to housing as an important human right. Please continue reading […]