ADHRB at HRC: Continued Concern for Human Rights in Oman’s UPR Outcome

On March 17, 2016, at the 31st session of the Human Rights Council, ADHRB’s International Advocacy Officer, Michael Payne delivered an oral intervention on behalf of ADHRB during Item 6’s UPR outcomes on Oman, in which he expressed the organization’s continued concern for the human rights situation in Oman. Please continue reading for his full[…]

ADHRB Responds to the Government of Bahrain’s Interim Report on its Second UPR Cycle

During the 27th session of the Human Rights Council, the Government of Bahrain submitted its interim report on the status of recommendations made in the course of its second UPR cycle. The government claims to have made progress in regards to many of the recommendations, including: improving laws against torture, releasing political prisoners, improving women’s[…]

Michael Payne Delivers Item 6 Oral Intervention at HRC27

On 22 September, Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain Advocacy Associate Michael Payne delivered an oral intervention at the 27th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva under Item 6. Please continue reading here for his full remarks or click here to download a PDF. الرجاء الضغط هنا لقراءة هذه الرسالة باللغة[…]