Doha, December 11 (QNA) – The State of Qatar has joined the world countries in celebrating the international Human Rights Day which falls on December 10 every year. HE the Chairman of Qatar National Human Rights Committee Dr. Ali Bin Smaikh Al-Marri has underlined that the International Human Rights Declaration is viewed as a bulwark against oppression and discrimination, and a basis for the protection of human dignity worldwide.Read More
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Doha: QNA: 1/12/2010: NHRC Chairman, Dr. Ali Bin Smaikh al-Marry yesterday received at his off at the new NHRC HQ, Dr. al-Obaid Ahmad al-Obaid, General Director of The UN Western Asian and Human Rights Coordination and Training Centre.
Issues related to cooperation between the two sides in the Human Rights domain and means and ways of consolidating them especially in the field of promoting awareness and education in this respect were taken up during the meeting.
Doha -: 28/11/2010: H.E. Mrs. Maryam bint Abdullah al-Attiyah NHRC Secretary General met in her office at the headquarters of the Committee with H.E. the Royal Dutch Ambassador John Groffen and, Mr. Hans Van Loon, Secretary General of the Hague special International Law Conference
During the meeting, cooperation in the field of human rights and in particular the rights of the child, were discussed: topics taken up also included the promotion of providing children with the right education in a sound integrated family, as well as the prospects of establishing partnerships in the fields of Human Rights between the Hague Special International Law Conference and NHRC.Read More
DOHA: NHRC: 22/11/2010”: In the context of a comprehensive wide-ranging interview, he granted "al-Sharq’ Arabic news of Qatar, and summed up in English by "The Peninsula", H.E. NHRC Chairman, Dr. Ali Bin Smaikh al-Marry said that NHRC has called for shifting of the existing deportation centres to a new location saying the present detention facilities are in a bad state.Read More
Gulf Times: Doha: 12/11/2010: The existing sponsorship system is being studied at the level of the Cabinet, HE the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassem bin Jabor al-Thani said yesterday at the inauguration of the new headquarters of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC).Read More
Al-Raya: 4/11/2010: Premier and foreign minister, H.E. Shaikh Hamad Ben Jassem Ben Jabor al-Thani officially inaugurates NHRC new building in the area of Fereej Abdul Aziz. NHRC employees have already resumed their duties at the new HQ early October. The new building has been furnished with new and up to date equipment intended to serve a wide public.Read More
Doha: (QNA: 2/11/2010): H.E. NHRC Chairman, Dr. Ali Ben Smaikh Al-Merry yesterday met H.E. Philippine’s ambassador to Doha Mr. Cresente Relacion.Read More
Doha-QNA: 26/10/2010: The first meeting of the third NHRC session was held at NHRC new premises in Freij Abdul Aziz last night. During the meeting Dr. Ali Bin Smaikh al-Marry was elected NHRC Chairman, Dr. Yusof Mohamad Obaidan Fakhro, Deputy Chairman and Mariam Bint Abdallah al-Attiyan Secretary General. On 6th October, 2010, HH the Emir issued Emiri Decision no. 30, 2010, establishing the Nation Human Rights Committee, NHRC.Read More
Doha: Qana: 20/10/2010: Qatar’s Islamic Cultural Centre (FANAR) and NHRC signed a contract 19th October 2010 to publish a book in Arabic and English on Human Rights in Islam. The contract was signed by NHRC secretary general, Her Excellency, Maryam Bint Abdallah al-Attiyah who was accompanied on the occasion by a delegation comprising: Abdallah al-Mahmoud, head of NHRC public relations unit and Mz Rania Fuad Jadallah and an NHRC legal advisor.
On the Fanar side, the contract was signed by Mr. Mohammad al-Ghamidy, Director of the Centre.