Upcoming Event: Can Bahrain’s New Talks Spur Reform?

The Project on Middle East Democracy (POMED) and Americans for Democracy & Human Rights in Bahrain (ADHRB) present: Can Bahrain’s New Talks Spur Reform?  Wednesday, February 12, 2014 10:00 am – 11:30 am U.S. Capitol Visitor Center, Room SVC 203-02 Due to security procedures for entering the Capitol Visitor Center, guests are advised to add additional time[…]

Upcoming Event: Images of Resilience: A Photo Exhibit

February 2011 marked the beginning of Arab Spring Uprising movement in Bahrain, when more than 200,000 protesters participated in peaceful protests against corruption, restrictions on basic human rights and a lack of government representation. In response, the Government of Bahrain implemented a crackdown that continues to this today. Laborers, athletes, teachers and medical professionals were[…]

ADHRB Commemorates Human Rights Day

WASHINGTON, DC – December 11, 2013 –Yesterday marked the twentieth anniversary of the United Nations Human Rights Day and the fifty-fifth anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. A time for reflection, we pause to acknowledge the successes made by champions of human rights and to remember our shared duty in[…]