Event : Workshop

The Role of Bahrain's National Institution for Human Rights

Graphic: Woman walking past flags at UN in Geneva

Event starts

30 Sep 2015

Event ends

30 Sep 2015

Venue

Room XXIV, Palais de Nations
United Nations
Geneva, Switzerland
Switzerland

Bahrain's National Institution for Human Rights will host a side event as part of the 30th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council.


Bahrain's National Institution for Human Rights will host a side event as part of the 30th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva.

The panel discussion will examine the role of the National Institution for Human Rights in the promotion and protection of human rights in the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Two senior representatives from the National Institution for Human Rights will lead the panel discussion:

  • Mr Abdulla Ahmed Al-Derazi, Vice Chairperson
  • Ms Maria Khourey, Head of Complaints, Monitoring and Follow-up Committee

More information on the work of Bahrain's National Institution for Human Rights is available at http://en.nihr.org.bh/.


Image credits

  1. Woman walking past flags at UN in Geneva - APF/James Iliffe