Dr. Ali bin Samih Al-Marri, president of Qatar National Human Rights Committee, stated that the committee works to monitor and report the humanitarian cases and find ways to resolve them, especially the situation of workers, other vulnerable groups including women, children, persons with disabilities, detainees…etc. This came in the context of the working paper presented by Dr. Al Marri in the General Assembly meeting of the Arab Network of National Human Rights Institutions held in the Algeria on the developments and the challenges facing Qatar NHRC and its proposals for the Arab Network. Al-Marri revealed that in 2017, the committee received (2084) complaints from residents and (3600) complaints from citizens due to the blockade imposed on the State of Qatar. Al Marri pointed out that Qatar National Human Rights Committee is keen to not interfere in the political affairs in the Gulf crisis. He said that the cooperation between Qatar National Human Rights Committee and the National Council for Human Rights in Egypt can be considered a best practice among national human rights institutions. Al-Marri said: “The inhuman blockade has caused several human rights violations, most notably the right to family reunification, which affected women, children, persons with disabilities, where children are deprived of their mothers and fathers. He added that The arbitrary actions and decisions that have been taken also prevented hundreds of students from completing their studies in flagrant violation of the right to education.The blockade also caused the loss and death of hundreds of camels and livestock, and denial of the use and disposition of private property, in a gross violation to the right to private property. The blockade also affected the right to movement and residence, the right to health, the right to work, the right to freedom of opinion and expression, the right to worship and freedom to practice religious rites. On other developments in Qatar, Al-Marri praised the issuance of the Law on regulating the rights of Domestic workers and the establishment of the Committee for the Settlement of Labor Disputes, which is considered a very positive step to harmonize laws with national and international human rights mechanisms, pointing out that NHRC recommended that more efforts should be made to improve the conditions of workers in Qatar, the most recent of which is the recommendation on the need to apply a system for collecting occupational health and safety data. The collection of national data on occupational health and safety indicators should be comprehensive and provide accurate information and statistics on the number and nature of occupational accidents and fatalities, which will help employers, insurance companies, labor inspectors and occupational health and safety agencies to use such data in planning and policy-making to protect workers.
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Dr. Al-Marri: The claims of the blockading countries to establish committees to investigate violations are an escape from international accountability » During his meeting with the President of the Human Rights Council in Geneva .. Dr. Al-Marri called for urgent intervention to end the blockade imposed on Qatar » The National Human Rights Committee hosted a press conference for the president of the Sub-Committee on Human rights of the European Parliament » In the presence of the Italian Ambassador .. Dr. Al-Marri met with Italian Prime Minister’s special advisor » On the sidelines of the International Conference on Justice .. Moroccan Minister of Justice receives Dr. Mari » Dr. Al-Marri met with the Italian ambassador » NHRC, Police College and Qatar University Celebrate Human Rights Day » Cooperation Agreement between the National Human Rights Committee and the Human Rights Department at the Ministry of the Interior … Al Attiyah: The agreement unites efforts to deal more effectively with complaints » During a series of meetings with UN officials and the European Union: Dr. Ali bin Smaikh: Targeting humanitarian organizations is targeting the groups receiving support » During a series of meetings with senators and a hearing before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the US Congress … Dr. Al-Marri calls on the US President to address the issue of human rights in the Camp David consultations » Dr. Al-Marri met with Deputy and Assistant Secretary of State » During a meeting with officials of the United States Senate Committee on Foreign Relations and a symposium at the Qatar-America Institute… Dr. Al-Marri calls for the establishment of a comprehensive mechanism to redress the victims of the blockade, including the establishment of a compensation fund » During meetings with officials of the Belgian Foreign Ministry and the European Union … Dr. Al-Marri:We do not ask for standing with any of the parties to the crisis, but with the victims of the blockade » During a series of meetings with foreign and human rights officials of the parliament and the European Union … Dr. Al-Marri: The Gulf crisis is similar to what happened in Cuba is a recognition of the blockade on Qatar » The National Human Rights Committee honors its workers for their efforts Al-Marri: We are grateful for the efforts of the workers who stood with us hand in hand in the face of the blockade » The President of the National Human Rights Committee received the Ambassador of Turkey » The NHRC launched a “Education as a right and a duty” » Students of the Community College praised the efforts of the NHRC in exposing the violations of the blockade » Dr. Al-Marri calls for urgent action through the mechanisms of the Human Rights Council to redress the victims of the blockade » Dr. Al-Marri met in Geneva with the UN Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders » The High Commissioner for Human Rights received Dr. Al Marri in Geneva » Secretary-General of the NHRC met with the Chairperson of The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia » A British parliamentary delegation to address the British Foreign Minister about the report the OHCHR mission on the blockade of Qatar » On the occasion of the National Sports Day … Al Attiyah: Sport has become a deeply rooted pattern among citizens and residents » Dr. Al-Marri: The “neutrality” of some countries encourages continued violations » Parallel to the signing of an petition by 15 MPs addressed to the Prime Minister: The British parliamentary mission calls on Teresa Mai to urge the blockade countries to respond to dialogue with Qatar » NHRC Statement No. 03/2018 on the statement of the countries of the blockade on the report of the OHCHR technical mission to the State of Qatar » In his meeting with the Ministers of State for the Middle East and Commonwealth Affairs of the British Foreign Office .. Dr. Al-Marri: How to preserve the unity of the GCC in light of the continued destruction of the social fabric » NHRC Statement No. (2) for the year 2018 On the life imprisonment sentenced to the Qatari citizen Sheikh Yusuf Al-Qaradawi » During a hearing in the Greek Parliament .. Al Marri: We call for the launch of a parliamentary campaign in solidarity with the victims of the blockade on Qatar » In his fourth European tour .. Dr. Al Marri from Greece:The UN report on the impacts of the blockade represents an international consensus to lift the injustice suffered by the victims » Statement of the National Human Rights Committee in Qatar No. 1 of 2018 Regarding the arbitrary detention of the Qatari citizen Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali Al-Thani in the United Arab Emirates » Report of the ohchr technical mission on the blockade imposed on Qatar and its impact on the situation of human rights » During a press conference: Al-Marri reviewed the report of the technical mission of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights on the blockade on Qatar » President of the NHRC participated in the extraordinary meeting of the Executive Committee of the Arab Network, in Jordan, on the latest developments regarding the city of Jerusalem » During a hearing in the House of Representatives in Rome: Dr. Al-Marri: We call on the United Nations General Assembly to adopt a global declaration against imposing blockade on peoples » Dr. Al-Marri discusses the impacts of the blockade on Qatar with the Italian Secretary-General for Foreign Affairs » The National Human Rights committee calls for an emergency meeting of the Human Rights Council on Jerusalem » NHRC booth at Doha international Book fair contains a section for the blockade on Qatar » Dr. Al-Marri during his speech at the APF 22nd Annual General Meeting: Great encouragement for the National Human Rights Committee to continue to uncover violations of the blockade » Statement of Qatar National Human Rights Committee No. 14/2017 “The escalation of hate speech and incitement to violence by the countries of the blockade” » NHRC received a delegation from Amnesty International on its second visit since the beginning of the blockade » Qatar National Human Rights Committee issued a statement on the difficulties faced by residents and citizens of the State in the performance of Umrah » Dr. Al-Marri met with the OHCHR Technical Mission » During a joint hearing in the British Parliament for NHRC and Amnesty: Dr. Al Marri: The interest of monitoring missions and international organizations in the humanitarian situation is positive but not sufficient » Statement of the National Human Rights Committee on the speech of HH the Emir of the State of Qatar at the opening of the 46th session of the Advisory (Shura) Council » Human Rights Celebrates the 15th Qatari Human Rights Day » NHRC welcomes the decision of the International Labor Organization dropping the complaint against Qatar » NHRC celebrates the Qatari Human Rights Day .. Al Attiyah: Great international gains for the State of Qatar in the field of human rights » During a meeting with representatives of human rights organizations and media in Italy; Dr. Al-Marri: we will continue to pinpoint the suffering of women and children in all international forums » NHRC Statement on the draft amendment to Article 7 of Law No. 21 of 2015 regulating the entry, exit and residence of expatriates » Intensive meetings with deputies, lords and ministers who remained in the British government …. Dr. Al-Marri: The persistence of the countries of the blockade in prolonging the crisis exacerbates the tragedy of the victims » Spanish dignitaries, ambassadors and intellectuals at the inauguration of the exhibition «Arabic Calligraphy on human rights in Islamic culture» in Madrid » Dr. Al Marri met with chairs of NHRIs of Algeria, Oman and Egypt » Dr. Al-Marri calls for drafting a charter of honor among Arab national human rights institutions During his speech at the General Assembly of the Arab Network of National Human Rights Institutions in Algeria » 190 Qatari students studying in Egypt are affected gross violations of the right to education » British Parliamentary Investigation Committee calls for lifting the blockade imposed on the state of Qatar » NHRC received a delegation of members of the British Parliament » The National Human Rights Committee issues the fourth report on the blockade » The NHRC issued its general report on the violation of the right to education resulting from the blockade » The NHRC issued its fourth report on the violations of the right to perform Hajj » Statement of Qatar National Human Rights Committee On the decision of the Saudi authorities to open up the land border and the direct air route to the pilgrims of the State of Qatar » Statement of Qatar National Human Rights Committee Concerning the complaint submitted by the besieging countries to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights » Statement of the National Human Rights Committee on the closure of the Al-Jazeera office in Al-Quds Al-Sharif by the Israeli occupation authorities » Statement of Qatar National Human Rights Committee on the violation of the right to private property by the United Arab Emirates » Statement of Qatar National Human Rights Committee on the violation of the right to private property by the United Arab Emirates » NHRC notes that it shall raise its concerns to the international human rights mechanisms, if restrictions on Hajj procedures are not lifted » Statement of the National Human Rights Committee on the establishment of the Compensation Claims Committee » Dr. Al-Marri: Prolonging the Mediation and Negotiations affects the rights of those affected by the blockade including the citizens of the State of Qatar and residents on its territory and the citizens of the besieging countries » Report Statement NHRC Second Report Regarding the Human Rights Violations as a Result of the Siege on the State of Qatar » NHRC Second Report Regarding the Human Rights Violations as a Result of the Siege on the State of Qatar » Dr.. Al-Marri: A great international response to lift the siege on Qatar » Members of the European Parliament: Qatar plays an important role in fighting terrorism » First Report Statement: Regarding the Human Rights Violations as a Result of the Siege on the State of Qatar » Dr Al Marri meets with office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, discusses human rights violations resulting from siege of Qatar. » Amnesty International calls for an immediate lifting of the siege of Qatar following meeting with NHRC » Qatar’s National Human Rights Committee responds to sudden ‘humanitarian’ directives from Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain » Statement on the report in Al – Arabiya on 5 June 2017 human rights organizations or “national arms” » Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, “International conference on Human rights- based approach to conflict situations in the Arab region” Sheraton Doha Hotel » Dr. Al Marri met with Director of the Middle East and North Africa division of the OHCHR and the new Director of the United Nations Centre for training and documentation » At the closing session of the training course on “the promotion and protection of human rights” in Bahrain Al Attiyah: We are keen on capacity-building of NHRIs in the GCC » Dr. Al Marri met the Kenyan Ambassador to the state » The National Human Rights Committee received a visit from the US women’s foreign policy Group delegation headed by Ms. Patricia Ellis. » NHRC held the fourth meeting with representatives of offices of the communities, employers and managers of enterprises in Qatar » Doha is hosting a regional conference on the role of the High Commissioner in promoting human rights in the Arab region » During the meeting of the Board of Trustees of the martyr Ali Hassan Al-Jaber competition: » Dr. Al Marri met the Eritrean Ambassador » Secretary General of Iran’s High Council for Human Rights received a visit from Dr. Al Marri » Meeting of Members of the Supreme organizing Committee for the “International Conference on the role of the High Commissioner for Human Rights in the Arab region” in Geneva » The NHRC held a meeting at its headquarters with a delegation from the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children » Secretary General of Iran’s High Council for Human Rights received a visit from Dr. Al Marri » Dr. Ali bin Smaikh Al Marri, chairman of the NHRC in his speech on the occasion of the celebration of Qatar National Day » Recommendations of the regoinal workshop on “the protection of refugees in humanitarian crises” » The NHRC participated in the regional meeting of experts on press freedom and human rights » The NHRC concluded the symposium organized in collaboration with the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) of the Sultanate of Oman on (the ideal framework for how to deal with human rights issues through regional and international mechanisms) » NHRC concluded the “international mechanisms to protect migrant workers” training course » NHRC concluded the dialogue session organized in collaboration with the Qatar Foundation for Social Action on the development based on the principles of human rights » Dr. Al Marri met with Dr. Kuman » Al Attiyah met Minister in charge of Moroccans living abroad and migration affairs » Organized by the NHRC in collaboration with the General Secretariat of the Council of Arab Interior Ministers launching the second International Conference on the challenges to security and human rights in Tunisia » Dr. Al Marri met with Deputy Foreign Paraguay » The NHRC received a visit from students of Al Wakra secondary school » Dr. Al-Marri met with Member of the German Parliament » Dr. Al Marri met with Representative of The State Department’s Office of International Labor Affairs » During his meeting with Dr. Al Marri, El Arabi confirmed his attendance to the conference organized by the NHRC on the role of UNHCR in the Arab region » The NHRC organized in cooperation with the follow-up team to the recommendations of the International Conference on “Challenges to Security and human rights in the Arab region” » Dr. Al Marri received a visit from Bahrain’s Attorney General » Conclusion of with the training course held for the benefit of mosque leaders and preachers » The NHRC organized a training course for the benefit of mosque leaders and preachers » Qatar won membership of the Arab Commission on Human Rights » Members of the NHRC renewed confidence in Dr. Al-Marri » Al Marri met the Ambassador of the Republic of Paraguay to the State of Qatar » Al Marri met the Yemeni Human rights Minister » In collaboration with the General Secretariat of the Council of Arab Interior Ministers, the NHRC organizes the second Conference on the challenges to security and human rights in the Arab region in Tunisia » NHRC and the American Center for Labor Solidarity met the representatives of the communities » Al Marri met the Ambassador of the Republic of Croatia to the State » The National Human Rights Committee participated in monitoring the elections of the Moroccan Council of associations and authorities » Al Marri was nominated as the APF deputy chairperson » Dr. Marri chaired the 20th session of the Asia Pacific Forum; The Asia Pacific Forum has chosen Qatar to host a regional sub-office » Under the patronage of HE the Prime Minister And with the participation of more than 400 participants from international, regional and local institutions The National Human Rights Committee of Qatar organizes “The Third Arab-American-Iberian Dialogue of National Human Rights Institutions on “Combating Hate Speech and Extremism” » A delegation from NHRC visit the Qatar Foundation for Elderly People Care » Dr. Al Marri met the Ambassador of Ethiopia » Dr. Al Marri met the Ambassador of Syria » Dr. Al Marri met the Ambassador of Bangladesh » The Training course on the “Ideal framework for dealing with International Mechanisms for human rights protection” » Al Marri met member of the German Parliament » Press release » Al Marri met the secretary general of the Council of Arab Interior Ministers » Al Marri met the Tunisian Minister of Foreign Affairs » Mr. Mohsen Marzouk, the Political advisor to the President of the Republic of Tunisia,welcomed the Chairman of the NHRC » Opening offices for 4 communities at the headquarters of the National Human Rights Committee » A Lecture to the Cultural and Social Center for the Deaf » A Specialized training course in the field of human rights for the benefit of International Cooperation Departments » The NHRC and Qatar Social and Cultural Center for the Blind held a seminar on the political rights of persons with disabilities » Students of Ahmed bin Mohammed Military College visited The NHRC » Dr. Al Marri met the UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights Ivan Simonovic » Dr. Al Marri met theTunisian Minister of Justice » Dr. Al-Marri met the Secretary General of the Council of Arab Interior Ministers » The NHRC participates in The Thirteenth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice » Al-Attiyah conducted a series of important meetings in Kuwait with Foreign Minister, Deputy Foreign Ministry, and the Chairman of the Kuwaiti National Assembly » The NHRC participated in the 28th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva » The NHRC held award distribution ceremony of the competition of the martyr Ali Hassan Al-Jaber » Declaration of the winners of the “Award of the martyr Ali Hassan Al Jabir” in its 4th season » NHRC gave a Lecture at The Religious Institute of Qatar » Dr. Al Marri met the Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia to Qatar » In collaboration with the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, the NHRC organized “Calligraphy Exhibition on Human Rights in Islam” » Dr. Al Marri met Saudi ambassador to Qatar » In the first meeting of its kind with the High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva, Dr. Al Marri calls for strengthening the partnership between the NHRC and the UN HCHR Organizing an international conference on the role of the High Commission for Human Rights in the Arab region » Al Marri met president of the Human Rights Council » Awareness Committees on voter and candidate rights In the fifth Central Municipal Council » Dr. Al-Marri met Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain to the State of Qatar » The National Human Rights Committee received a visit from Omar bin Abdul Aziz Independent School » Al-Attiyah met Ambassador of Ireland to the State of Qatar » Al-Marri met HE Netherlands’ Human Rights Ambassador » Al Marri met the director of the international labor standards department at ILO » Dr. Al Marri: National Sport Day reflects respect for human rights at all levels in Qatar » The NHRC has finished preparations to celebrate Qatar National Sport Day » Launching the workshop on with human rights issues through “Hot Lines” » By invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway: NHRC delegation to visit the Kingdom of Norway on February 1st, 2015 » The NHRC participates in The 25th edition of Doha International Book Fair » Dr. Al Marri Met Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Qatar » A Delegation from Ahmed Bin Mohammed Military College visited the NHRC » Launching the fourth season of “Martyr Ali Hassan Al Jaber Award” » Memorandum of Understanding between the NHRC and the Ministry of Human Rights in Yemen » At the conclusion of the regional workshop on the legal prospects of the asylum, Participants called on finding jobs for refugees and maintaining their right to education » Opening of the regional workshop on “the legal prospects for asylum” » NHRC and UNHCR Representative Office to the GCC organizes a regional workshop on the legal prospects for asylum » NHRC and UNHCR Representative Office to the GCC organizes a regional workshop on the legal prospects for asylum » NHRC organizes a project in collaboration with the Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development » NHRC issued guidelines for education and healthcare centers in co-operation with the Supreme Education Council and Supreme Council of Health » Dr. Al Marri, the president of the Asia Pacific Forum presented a working paper in the Global Forum on Human Rights in Morocco » US Senate and the Department of Defense delegation visited the NHRC » Dr Ali Al Marri met the Belgium Ambassador » Al Marri met representative of the U.S. Department of Defense » NHRC celebrated Qatar national Human Rights Day » Security and Human Rights Conference Concluded » Al Marri Met National Human Rights Committees Officials On the sidelines of the international conference on challenges to security and human rights » HE Prime Minister and Interior Minister opened the international conference on challenges to security and human rights in the Arab region » NHRC to Hold Conference on Challenges to Security and Human Rights » Dr. Al-Marri: Persons with Disabilities Need further Efforts to be Integrated into Society » Al Marri: Israeli Violations Against Palestinians Surpass All International Conventions » Dr. Al-Marri met the Indian Ambassador to Qatar » Al-Attiyah met the Norwegian Ambassador » During the 27th session of the Human Rights Council: Al Marri commended efforts exerted by the State of Qatar in the field of human rights protection » Al-Attiyah met a delegation of the US Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor (DRL) » Al- Marri met Dr. Al Zayani, the GCC Secretary-General » Dr. Al Marri Met UK Secretary of State for Justice » Under the patronage of the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the NHRC organizes the first conference of its kind on the challenges of security and human rights in the Arab region » Dr. Al Marri chaired the 19th meeting of the APF in the Indian capital New Delhi » NHRC celebrated the Garangao » The National Human Rights Committee Signed Cooperation Agreement with Mexico’s National Human Rights Commission » Dr. Al Marri Met The German Minister of State Prof. Dr. Maria Bohmer » Dr. Al Marri praises the openness of the state and its cooperation with international human rights mechanisms » The Human Rights Council commended the efforts of the State of Qatar in the field of the protection and promotion of human rights » The NHRC won the Golden Award under International Organization Category in the 11th Pan Arab Excellence Awards Competition » Dr. Al-Marri met the chairman of the Permanent Arab Committee on Human Rights of the Arab League » Secretary General meets the Norway’s Ambassador » Declaration of the winners of the “Award of the martyr Ali Hassan Al Jabir” » Reelecting Dr . Al Marri as President of the Sub-committee on accreditation for the third time » The NHRC concluded the training course on human rights protection mechanisms » The NHRC launched its new website » Al Marri met the ambassador of India to the State of Qatar » February 16, 14: Dr. Al Marri met Ambassador of the Philippine Embassy » February 12, 14: Launching the NHRC gym » The conclusion of the workshop and enhance the protection of refugees » Human Rights involved in the Doha International Book 24 » Excellency Secretary-General meets with a delegation Institute of Judicial Studies and Legal Kuwait » Officials, civil society organizations emphasize the importance of the development of Arab human rights system » Qatar became the focus of world attention » Electing Dr. Ali al Marri as the chairperson of The Asia Pacific Forum » DR OBAIDAN INAUGURATES REGIONAL WORKSHOP-VIOLENCE AGAINST GENDER » QATAR: PROMOTION OF LEGAL AWARENESS, CENTRAL TO ACHIEVING ARAB REVOLUTION OBJECTIVES » NHRC ORGANIZES WORKSHOP ON VIOLENCE AGAINST GENDER » DR AL-MARRY RECEIVES UNESCO DEPUTY DIRECTOR-GENERAL » DR ALI BEN SMAIKH AL-MARRY RECEIVES PALESTINIAN AMBASSADOR » EUROPEANS SPAR WITH RUSSIA, CHINA OVEER SYRIA » NHRC CHAIRMAN RECEIVES IRANIAN AMBASSADOR » NHRC CHAIRMAN RECEIVES GERMAN CHARGE DE AFFAIRS » NHRC TO HOST 18TH APF ANNUAL MEETING IN 2013 » INDIAN AMBASSADOR VISITS NHRC » EMIRI DECISION ON INCREASING EMPLOYERS PAY PROMOTES BASIC HUMAN RIGHTS IN QATAR, NHRC CHAIRMAN TELLS SHARQ DAILY » QATAR & MAURITANIA SIGN HUMAN RIGHTS MoU » NHRC CHAIRMAN MEETS A MAURITANIAN DELEGATION » NHRC CHAIRMAN MEETS BAHRAINI HUMAN RIGHTS DELEGATION » NHRC OPENS TRAINING SESSION FOR PREACHERS AND MOSQUE IMMAMS » NHRC ORGANIZES TRAINING SESSION FOR PREACHERS & MOSQUE IMMAMS » NHRC SIGNS MEMORADUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY IN DUBAI » NHRC Honors Dr. Al Sulaiti » National Commission for Human Rights receives Omani counterpart » HE Chairman of the Committee receives the President of the Council of the Egyptian judiciary » NHRC HOLD EXHIBIT IN GENEVA » 43% CAST BALLOT IN CMC POLLS » AHR NATIONAL INSTITUTIONS ADOPT NHRC PROPOSAL » MEDIA PLAYS KEY ROLE IN HELPING SPECIAL NEEDS PEOPLE: FORUM » ON THE ANNUAL ANNIVERSARY OF THE ARAB HUMAN RIGHTS DAY NHRC CHAIRMAN, INAUGURATES NEW NHRC WEBSITE AND ANNOUNCES AWARD IN ALI HASSAN’S HONOUR » UN TO SEND HUMAN RIGHTS TEAM TO ASSESS TUNISIA SITUAION » CLOSER TIE UP BETWEEN GOVTS, CIVIL SOCIETY BODIES URGED » FORUM CONCLUDES; NO JOINT DECLARATION » NHRC CHAIRMAN MEETS DUTCH AMBASSADOR TO QATAR » CLOSER TIE UP BETWEEN GOVTS, CIVIL SOCIETY BODIES URGED » 7TH FORUM FOR THE FUTURE BEGINS TOMORROW (11/1/2011 » QATAR’S NHRC DELEGATION ACTIVITES IN THE SULTANATE OF OMAN » THE SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE FOREIGN MINISTRY OF THE SULTANATE OF OMAN RECEIVES H.E. DR. ALI AL MARRY » NHRC HOSTS CIVIL SOCIETY FORUM » QATAR MARKS INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY » REACTION TO QATAR WINNING 2022 FIFA WORLD CUP BID » NHRC CHAIRMAN RECEIVES UN OFFICIAL » MARYAM AL-ATTIYAH RECEIVES ROYAL DUTCH AMBASSADOR » NHRC WANTS DEPORTATION CENTRES SHIFTED » AT NHRC NEW HQ OPENING CEREMONY: “WORKER SPONSORSHIP SYSTEM MAY GO”, PM » PRIME MINISTER OPENS NHRC NEW HQ THURSDAY-11/11/2010 » NHRC CHAIRMAN MEETS PHILIPPINES AMBASSADOR » DR ALI BIN SMAIKH AL-MARRY NHRC CHAIRMAN, DR YUSOF AL-OBAIDAN, DTY CHAIRMAN, MARIAM BINT ABDALLAH AL-ATTIYAH, SEC GENERAL » (NHRC) & (FANAR) TO PUBLISH BOOK IN ARABIC AND ENGLISH ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN ISLAM » NHRC PRESIDENT, (NHRC EXCEEDED ITS NATIONAL SURROUNDINGS TO REGIONAL AND ARAB DOMAINS) » DR MARRI, (QATAR IS KEEN TO INVOLVE YOUNG PEOPLE IN NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT PLANS) » CLOSING SESSION OF WORKSHOP OPENED BY HER EXCELLENCY NHRC SECRETARY GENERAL ON (PROTECTION OF PRISONERS AND PERSONS DEPRIVED OF THEIR LIBERTY) » AL MARRI: ARAB AND IBERO-AMERICAN MEETING PROVIDED A REAL OPPORTUNITY TO BUILD BRIDGE OF CONTACTS » EMIRI DECISION ESTABLISHING NHRC COMMITTEE » NHRC MOVES TO NEW HQ, FERIJ ABDULAZIZ » THE PROTECTION OF PRISONERS & PERSONS DEPRIVED OF THEIR LIBERTY » NHRC PRESIDENT ADDRESSES FORUM AT CENTRE FOR S-W ASIA & ARAB REGION » NHRC President Leads Delegation to Alexandria 2nd Regional Conference on Capital Punishment-Death Penalty » NHRC CHAIRMAN PARTICIPATES IN A MEETING IN CAIRO TO DEFINE POWERS OF AN ARAB HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT GROUP » NHRC CHAIRMAN MEETS DELEGATION FROM OMAN’S NHRC » NHRC HONORS WINNERS OF CONTEST “KNOW YOUR RIGHTS” » HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL ENDORSES QATAR MECHANISM OF UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW » NHRC ANNOUNCES STUDENT WINNERS OF THE (KNOW YOUR RIGHTS) CONTEST » FINAL COMMUNIQUE OF (THE DOHA WORKSHOP FOR THE PEACEFUL RESOLUTON OF DISPUTES AND DEMOCRATIC TRANSITION) » MARIAM AL-ATTIYAH MEETS PRESIDENT OF BAHRAIN’S HUMAN RIGHTS FOUNDATION » CALL FOR MUTUAL RESPECT TO OVERCOME CONFLICTS » DOHA WORKSHOP FOR THE PEACEFUL RESOLUTION OF DISPUTES, AND TRANSITION TO DEMOCRACY SAT-SUN: 29-30TH MAY 2010 » DR ALI AL-MARRI RECEIVES BRAZILIAN AMBASSADOR » QATAR HOSTS 7TH FUTURE FORUM THIS YEAR » NHRC PRESIDENT MEETS UN HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS » FIRST FORUM OF NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS IN GCC COUNTRIES CONCLUDES » FIRST GULF FORUM ON NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS KICKS OFF » NHRC CHAIRMAN OUTLINES ACTIVITIES AND OBJECTIVS OF FIRST GULF FORUM FOR HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS » NHRC TO HOST 1ST FORUM FOR GULF HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTES 20TH APRIL 2010 » NHRC CHAIRMAN: QATAR KEEN ON PROMOTING HUMAN RIGHTS CULTURE » NHRC CHAIRMAN LEADS HIGH-POWERED DELEGATION TO WASHINGTON & NEW YOURK STATE » NHRC CHAIRMAN ADDRESSES 23RD SESSION OF NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUATIONS IN GENEVA » NHRC SECRETARY GENERAL OPENS COURSE ON HUMAN RIGHTS » 5TH EURO-ARAB DIALOGUE CONFERENCE ON HUMAN RIGHTS-WOMEN RIGHTS, OPENS IN DOHA » NHRC HOSTING EURO-ARAB DIALOGUE CONFERENCE MONDAY (8/3/2010) » HH SH MOZAH SPONSORS FORUM ON: (DRAFT DOCUMENT ON UNIVERSAL DECLARATION ON HUMAN DIGNITY) » NHRC CHAIRMAN ANNOUNCES (FORUM ON UNIVERSAL DECLARAION OF HUMAN DIGNITY), HH SH MOZA SPONSORS FORUM & NHRC CONDUCTING RESEARCH ON RIGHTS OF CHILDREN BORN BY QATARI WOMEN MARRIED TO NON-QATARIES » NHRC TO HOLD FORUM ON HUMAN DIGNITY » H.E. AL-MAHMOUD REVIEWS HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION IN QATAR. » NHRC CHAIRMAN, RECEIVES AMBASSADOR EXPTRAORDINAR & PLENIPOTENTIARY OF IRAN » NHRC SIGNS MEMO OF UNDERSTANDING WITH SUPREME COUNCIL FOR FAMILY AFFAIRS (SCFA) » NHRC SECRETARY GENERAL RECEIVES UNHRC GULF REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR REFUGEES » NHRC PRESIDENT CHAIRS ARAB LEAGUE HUMAN RIGHTS MEETING » QATAR REPORT ON THE MECHANISM FOR THE UNIVERSAL PERIODIC REVIEW (UPR) TO BE TABLED, 7TH SESSION OF UPR WORKING GROUP, GENEVA, 8TH-9TH FRBRUARY. » QATAR TV (DECISION IS YOURS) HOSTS H.E. NHRC CHAIRMAN TONIGHT » NHRC HOLDS SEMINAR ON RIGHTS OF WORKERS TO LEADERS OF NEPALESE COMMUNITY » NHRC JOINS UN & OTHER WORLD COUNTRIES MARKING 61ST ANNIVERSARY OF ADOPTION OF UNIVERSAL HUMAN RIGHTS DECLARATION » NHRC MARKS INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY » NHRC CHAIRMAN RECEIVES KOREAN AMBASSADOR & ACTING UNHRC REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE OF REGIONAL REPRESENTATION » NHRC WORKSHOP ON SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AT THE WORKPLACE CONCLUDES » NHRC SEMINAR FOCUSES ON \”RIGHT TO HOUSING\” » NHRC MARKS NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS DAY, 11TH NOV 2009 » NHRC HOLDS SEMINAR ON RIGHTS OF WORKERS TO LEADERS OF FILIPINO COMMUNITY » NHRC WORKING ON CODE OF CONDUCT ON \”SOCIAL COMMITMENT\” » DOHA: SUCCESSFUL CONCLUSION OF THE CONFERENCE ON SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT AND HUMAN SECURITY » THE THIRD REGIONAL CONFERENCE ON HUMAN SECURITY IN ARAB COUNTRIES KICKS OFF IN DOHA » REGIONAL CONFERENCE ON ARAB HUMAN SECURITY IN DOHA » NHRC PARTICIPATES IN ORGANIZING A CONFERENCE ON ARAB HUMAN SECURITY IN DOHA MONDAY-TUESDAY (12-13/10/2009) » Qatar praises Yemen’s stance on human rights » NHRC LAUNCHES THREE MAJOR PUBLIC INFORMATION CAMPAIGNS: \”YOU HAVE THE RIGHT\”, \”CITIZENS AND RESIDENTS RIGHTS\” & \”THE HUMAN RIGHTS CAMP\” » INDIAN AMBASSADOR VISITS NHRC HQ » ARAB LEAGUE HAILS QATAR EFFORTS TO PROTECT HUMAN RIGHTS » NHRC RECEIVES MEMBERSHIP OF TWO REGIONAL, INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTIONS » QATAR PROMOTES REGIONAL EFFORTS IN THE SUPPORT AND PROTECTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS » NEW IAEA CHIEF ELECTED » 3RD TRAINING SESSION FOR CIVIL SOCIETY INSTITUTIONS IN THE GULF AND YEMEN, HELD IN DOHA » IRAQI AMBASSADOR VISITS NHRC HQ » LACK OF FUNDS THREATENS AID TO PAKISTAN\ » INAUGURATION OF UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS CENTRE IN DOHA » OHCHR OPENS NEW REGIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS HUB IN DOHA » OHCHR’s CENTRE FOR SOUTH WEST ASIA AND THE ARAB REGION TOMORROW (WEDNESDAY-27TH MAY 2009) » NHRC TRAINING COURSE FOR LAW ENFORCERS IN QATAR – 3RD & FINAL PART » NHRC TRAINING COURSE FOR LAW ENFORCERS IN QATAR OPENS » NHRC TRAINING COURSE FOR LAW ENFORCERS IN QATAR » NHRC RELEASES BOOKLET ON EXPATRIATES » DOHA FORUM DEBATES \\\”HUMAN RIGHTS & THE REPERCUSSIONS OF GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS: » A TRAINING SESSION TO DEFINE BASIC HUMAN RIGHT FOR THE BENEFIT OF LAW ENFORCERS » THE FIRST FORUM FOR GULF DEAF ASSOCIATIONS OPENS IN DOHA » FIRST 2-DAY DOHA FORUM FOR GULF DEAF ASSOCIATIONS ENDS » WORKSHOP ON HUMAN RIGHTS CONCLUDES » TRAINING COURSE ON UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL AHEAD OF NHRC UPR REPORT 2010 » NHRC PRESIDENT: “QATAR ACCESSION TO THE CONVENTION ON ENDING DISCRIMINATION AGAINST WOMEN- A POSITIVE DEVELOPMENT IN THE MARCH OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN QATAR” » ARAB-SOUTH AMERICAN COUNTRIES SUMMIT CONCLUDES » FIDH PRESIDENT VISITS NHRC H.Q. » NHRC, US INSTITUION SIGN MoU ON COOPERATION IN TRAINING & EXCHANGE OF EXPERTISE » UN EXPERT: SUB-PRIME CRISIS SHOWS NEED TO IMPROVE HOUSING POLICY » Qatar rejects US rights report » NHRC Activities, February 2009 » QATAR TO RATIFY UN CONVENTION ON WOMEN » QATAR, JORDAN DISCUSS HUMAN RIGHTS RELATED MATTERS » OBAMA SAYS US CAN WORK WITH MUSLIMS: OIC » RIGHTS TRAINING FOR JORNALISTS CONCLUYDES » WORKSHOP ON MEDIA COVERAGE OF HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES » NHRC CONDEMNS ISRAELI ATROCITIES IN GAZA WHILE SH MOZAH CALLS FOR CREATING SAFE HAVENS FOR CIVILIANS THERE » UN FAILS TO MAKE PROGRESS ON GAZA » THIRD REGIONAL TRAINING COURSE ON HUMAN RIGHTS CONCLUDES IN SANA » 3RD REGIONAL TRAINING SESSION IN PROGRESS IN SANA » FIRST ARAB HUMAN RIGHTS CONFERENCE CONCLUDES » 1st Arab Conference for Human Rights Opened in Doha today. » THE TWIN BOND BETWEEN HUMAN RIGHTS AND DEVELOPMENT ISSUES-A GLOBAL OBJECTIVE: NHRC VICE PRESIDENT » NHRC DELEGATION LED BY VICE-PRESIDENT VISITS FRANCE TO FURTHER CONSOLIDATE PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS IN THE TWO COUNTRIES » QATAR MARKS HUMAN RIGHTS NATIONAL DAY » ALJAZEERA NET INITIATIVE-A SUBSTANTIAL ADDITION TO THE HUMAN RIGHTS MOVEMENT IN QATAR: NHRC SECRETARY GENERAL » THAI AMBASSADOR VISITS NHRC, MEETS SECRETARY GENERAL » NEW UNHCHR OPENS 9TH SESSION OF UNHRC & QATAR PERMENANT GENEVA UN REPRESENTATIVE ADDRESSES SESSION » QATAR PROVIDES ENOUGH GUARANTEES OF HUMAN RIGHTS TO BOTH CITIZENS AND RESIDENTS, Dr. Al-Merry » NHRC STAFF BID THEIR PRESIDENT FAREWELL, WISHING HIM ALL THE BEST AT HIS NEW DESIGNATION » THE PIVOTAL ROLE OF HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS IN THE ARAB PENINSULA AND GULF STATES » REGIONAL PROGRAMME FOR HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS IN THE ARABIAN PENINSULA AND THE GULF STATES » WORKSHOP ON NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTITUTIONS (NHRIs) & HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS-WEST ASIA OPENS IN DOHA » NATIONAL WORKSHOP MARKS QATAR IMPLEMENTATION OF UN CONVENTION ON RIGHTS OF (PWD) » A SESSION FOR TRAINING TRAINERS IN THE FIELD OF PROMOTING HUMAN RIGHTS AWARENESS OPENS AT THE MILLENNIUM HOTEL » RIGHTS OF ORPHANS IN SHARIA (ISLAMIC LAWS), INTERNATIONAL CONVENANTS AND NATIONAL LEGISLATION » WORLD & ARAB LEADERS WELCOME THE ELECTION OF NEW LEBANESE PRESIDENT » SECOND AND FINAL DAY: FORUM ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE POLITICAL & JUDICIARY MESSAGE IN ARAB COUNTRIES » DAY ONE: FORUM ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE POLITICAL & JUDICIARY MESSAGE IN ARAB COUNTRIES » ARABS MULLING FOOD CRISIS FUND » 3-DAY TRAINING SESSION IN HUMAN RIGHTS FOR CONCERNED FOREIGN MINISTRY OFFICIALS CLOSES » NHRC & MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS JOINTLY ORGANIZE FORUM ON PROMOTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS LEGISLATION IN THE COUNTRY » DAR AL-SHARQ AND NHRC SIGN UNDERSTANDING AND COOPERATION ACCORD » NHRC MEDIA TRAINING SESSION: DAY FOUR, CLOSING SESSION .. Draft charter of honour on behalf of Qatari Journalists on fair media reporting of elections; • The moral responsibility of the media (Arabic); • Presentation of Discretionary Certificates; » NHRC MEDIA TRAINING COURSE: DAY THREE • Monitoring and evaluating electoral procedures before and after the polling process; • Further discussion of proposed Media Action Plan for covering Elections. » NHRC MEDIA TRAINING COURSE: DAY TWO * Journalist: Shuqair: Journalism has a role in exposing vote rigging; * Journalist Hilmi: i) right to information is a basic human right; ii) Media Election coverage can be objective, biased or interpreted. » NHRC MEDIA TRAINING COURSE BEGINS » THE FAIR COVERAGE OF ELECTIONS FORUM OPENS AT NHRC HQ » CLOSING SESSION OF TRAINING COURSE ON HUMAN RIGHTS: (ECONOMIC & SOCIAL) » TRAINING COURSE IN THE FIELD OF HUMAN RIGHTS (ECONOMIC & SOCIAL RIGHTS) » A COMPREHENSIVE NATIONAL PLAN TO PROMOTE HUMAN RIGHTS » SUPREME COUNCIL FOR FAMILY AFFAIRS HOLDs SYMPOSIUM ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN * Instructions from Shaikha Mouza to look into subject * SCFA considering an initiative for suggestions on policy or legislation on subject. » WORKSHOP ON PROMOTING \”HUMAN RIGHTS CULTURE IN QATARI SOCIETY\” ENDS * Conferees call for promoting awareness of human rights among public; * Participants stress importance of media role; * Public confidence in government performance emphasized; * Qatar acquiring exemplary status in co-existence between different cultures. » UN DEVELOPMENT AGENCY SEEKS $10 MILLION TO HELP WOMEN & GIRLS IN CRISIS » NHRC CHAIRMAN: NO POLITICAL PRISONERS OR FORCED EXPULSION IN QATAR » FORUM ON \”RIGHT TO PSYCHOTHERAPY-ASSESSMENT & INVESTIGATION CALLS FOR NATIONAL STRATEGY TO ENHANCE PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES » ON THE 1ST DAY OF THE FORUM ON \”THE RIGHT TO PSYCHOTHERAPY-ASSESSEMENT & INVESTIGATION\”: » FORUM ON “THE RIGHT TO PSYCHOTHERAPY-ASSESSMENT & INVESTIGATION” LAUNCHED TODAY » NHRC SECRETARY GENERAL GIVES WIDE RANGING INTERVIEW » QATARI PROPOSALS AT CAIRO FORUM ON HUMAN RIGHTS » NHRC & AND THE DEMOCRACY & HUMAN RIGHTS PROGRAMME ORGANIZE CAIRO FORUM » NHRC CALLS FOR WORKERS SAFETY IN SUMMER » QATAR FIRST IN MIDEAST TO PUBLISH HUMAN RIGHTS REPORT »