Doha : 22 April 2018
Dr. Ali bin Smaikh Al-Marri, president of the National Human Rights Committee, met today with the delegation of The Qatari – European Friendship Association headed by Mrs. Ramona Manescu, President of the Association.
Dr. Al-Marri during the meeting gave a comprehensive brief of the NHRC and its origin, terms of reference and methods of work. Al Marri also discussed the legislative developments in the State of Qatar, particularly with regard to enhancing the protection of workers’ rights, in addition to the role of the NHRC in monitoring and documenting the violations since the beginning of the blockade crisis, as well as the response of international organizations and missions, including the United Nations Mission. Dr. Al-Marri, provided the delegation with the latest reports and statistics on the violations of human rights resulting of the blcokade.