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Protect social media activists to safeguard rights: NHRC

Protect social media activists to safeguard rights: NHRC

Highlighting the need for freedom of expression, the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) chief on Sunday called for a global declaration to protect social media activists.

Strong participation for Doha Social Media Conference

Strong participation for Doha Social Media Conference

The international conference on 'Social Media: Challenges and Ways to Promote Freedoms and Protect Activists' will be held in Doha on February 16-17.

2,105 rights violations recorded against UAE since blockade

2,105 rights violations recorded against UAE since blockade

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri has criticised the UAE's continued violations of the rights of Qatar's citizens and residents.

National Day an occasion to advance reforms: NHRC

National Day an occasion to advance reforms: NHRC

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri said the celebration of National Day is an occasion to affirm the values of loyalty and pride

NHRC is all set to hold international conference on social media

NHRC is all set to hold international conference on social media

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has completed all arrangements to organise the Doha International Conference on "Social Media: Challenges and Ways of Supporting Freedoms ...

NHRC chief vows to make global alliance for rights bodies stronger

NHRC chief vows to make global alliance for rights bodies stronger

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri has affirmed his commitment to continue exerting every effort to make the Global Alliance stronger

UN experts praise NHRC efforts to promote rights

UN experts praise NHRC efforts to promote rights

A team of UN experts which visited Qatar recently has praised the efforts of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC), and considered its establishment in 2002 as an important step ...

Education ministry, NHRC ink Human Rights Education pact

Education ministry, NHRC ink Human Rights Education pact

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education and the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Monday signed a memorandum of co-operation on the implementation of the Arab Plan

Mental health 'main pillar' of NHRC strategy

Mental health 'main pillar' of NHRC strategy

NHRC Secretary General Maryam bint Abdullah al-Attiyah has stressed that attention to the mental health of citizens and residents in Qatar remains one of the main pillars of the strategy of the National Committee

NHRC: enforced disappearance crime against humanity

NHRC: enforced disappearance crime against humanity

Vice-Chairman of National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Mohamed Saif al-Kuwari affirmed that the practice of enforced disappearance constitutes a crime against humanity

NHRC welcomes UN panel decision

NHRC welcomes UN panel decision

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) welcomed on Thursday the decision made by the Committee of the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) regarding its jurisdiction ...

NHRC expresses concern over forced disappearance of 2 Qatari citizens in Saudi

NHRC expresses concern over forced disappearance of 2 Qatari citizens in Saudi

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) said it has received credible information about the enforced disappearance of 70-year-old Qatari national Ali Nasser Ali Jarallah and his 17-year-old son ...