Events

  • IGOHR Calls for More Protection of Migrants’ Rights Globally 19 Dec 2016

    IGOHR Calls for More Protection of Migrants’ Rights Globally

    The International Gulf Organization for Human Rights (IGOHR) is honored to participate in marking this year’s International Migrants Day on December 18th 2016 together with the international community represented by the United Nations. IGOHR uses this opportunity to express its sincere sympathy to the families of thousands of migrants and refuges who lost their lives while making the perilous journey to another country in search for safety and security from violence and wars in their home countries as well... read more


  • 13 Nov 2016

    Principles for Writing Human Rights Reports.

    Date and Place: November 13th – 17th 2016. Manama, Bahrain. Title: Principles for Writing Human Rights Reports. Objective: Organized in collaboration with Together for Human Rights, the course helped to enlightened NGO representatives in the GCC on the general approached for writing human rights reports in terms of definition, importance, goals and nature of the reports. It also equipped participants with skills on how to properly investigate including how to conduct field work for the report; accurately and professionally prepare and... read more


  • 17 Jul 2016

    International Conventions, Procedures and Mechanisms in the Arab Context.

      Date and Place: July 17th – 21nd 2016. Manama, Bahrain. Title: International Conventions, Procedures and Mechanisms in the Arab Context. Objective: The target audience of this training program was human rights activists, defenders, lawyers and human rights NGO representatives in the region. It helped participants to gain a comprehensive knowledge on the seven core UN human rights treaties and the functioning of the mechanisms established under the international human rights treaties to monitor the implementation of these treaties by... read more


  • 10 Jul 2016

    The Role of NGOs in Developing and Enhancing Human Rights in the Arab Region

      Date and Place: July 10th – 14th 2016. Manama, Bahrain. Title: The Role of NGOs in Developing and Enhancing Human Rights in the Arab Region. Objective: This course organized to train IGOHR Members and other NGO representatives in the region on the roles of non-governmental organizations in developing and enhancing human rights, as the mechanism of non-governmental organizations is the cornerstone of enhancing and protecting human rights, in addition to defining legitimacy of human rights and international humanitarian law.... read more


  • 03 Jun 2016

    Conference on “Arab Mechanisms for Human Rights and Enhancement of National Security”.

      Date: June 3rd, 2016 Location: Cairo, Arab Republic of Egypt. Title of Event: Conference on “Arab Mechanisms for Human Rights and Enhancement of National Security”. Purpose of Event: A joint conference with the Arab Federation for Human Rights (AFHR) and other human rights organizations in the region. The Conference discussed six worksheets related to the Arab mechanisms for human rights and enhancement of national security, and the role of Arab non-governmental organizations in activating regional mechanisms as an... read more


  • 29 Feb 2016

    Campaign to condemn the war crimes and human rights violations committed by both the Houthis and Saleh’s militia during the conflict in Yemen

    February 29th to March 24th, 2016 Location: UN Headquarters for Human Rights, Geneva, Switzerland. Title of Event: Protest to condemn the war crimes and human rights violations committed by both the Houthis and Saleh’s militia during the conflict in Yemen. Purpose of Event: The International Gulf Organization for Human Rights (IGOHR) participated in the campaign to protest the crimes against humanity caused by the Houthi rebels in Yemen since they staged a coup in Saana in 2014. The event highlighted... read more


  • 04 Oct 2015

    Impact of Media in Human Rights

    Date and Place: October 4th – 6th 2015. Manama, Bahrain Title: Impact of Media in Human Rights. Objective: Mindful of the fact that media (both print and online) is an important human rights mechanism, this training course was organized to educate media professionals (in Arab countries) of the essential role they play in enhancing the human rights culture in the region. The course aimed at raising awareness of human rights’ principles and standards between all workers in various media, and... read more


  • The International Gulf Organization for Human Rights Participates in the Deliberations of the Conference and the Exhibition of the Social Services in Sharjah 18 Apr 2015

    The International Gulf Organization for Human Rights Participates in the Deliberations of the Conference and the Exhibition of the Social Services in Sharjah

    The International Gulf Organization for Human Rights Participates in the sixth Conference and the Exhibition of the Social Services that has been held under the auspices of HE Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohamed Bin Sultan AlQasimi the crown prince and deputy governor of Sharjah, and with participation of multiple specialized bodies in the social field at the level of the UAE and the GCC states. The conference was held under the slogan “Reinforcement of Dignity and the Human value in... read more


  • The International Gulf Organization for Human Rights Held its Dialogue Session that was joined by Prominent Women Leaders 12 Apr 2015

    The International Gulf Organization for Human Rights Held its Dialogue Session that was joined by Prominent Women Leaders

    The International Gulf Organization for Human Rights, in cooperation with Dubai Foundation for Women and Children held a dialogue session in the morning of Sunday, 30 March 2014, under the slogan “The Inspiring Change”. The session was attended by Afraa Al Basti, member of Federal National Council and general director of Dubai Foundation for Women and Children, and Dr. Manal Trem, the executive director of Noor Dubai Foundation, and Ms. Maria Konchkow, the director of Maria Christina Foundation, and... read more


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