Training Programs

  • 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


  • 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


  • IGO launches it’s Training Program “Human Rights Leaders” 07 Oct 2014

    IGO launches it’s Training Program “Human Rights Leaders”

    International Gulf Organization is launching a training program next week for Human Rights Leaders. It is a program which is directed to Gulf and Arab Leaders working in the Human Rights Field, or dealing with Humanitarian and Civil Society Organizations. This program is a collaboration between the International Gulf Organization and academics, experts in Human Rights Legislation, Humanitarian Law, and Leaders and Experts in the Human Rights Field. The program aims to train activists working in the field of... read more


  • 09 Jun 2014

    International Human Rights and Humanitarian law, International Procedures and Diplomacy (GSC-30)

      Date and Place: June 9th – 13th 2014. Geneva, Switzerland.  Title: International Human Rights and Humanitarian law, International Procedures and Diplomacy (GSC-30) Objective: Second training session for human rights defenders organized in partnership with the Global Training Department of ‘Geneva for Human Rights’ organization. The purpose of the course was to educate activists on the diplomacy and international procedures employed by the Human Rights Council in conducting investigations with respect to violations of international human rights and humanitarian laws. read more


  • 09 Sep 2013

    International Human Rights and Humanitarian law, International Procedures and Diplomacy (GSC-30)

    Date and Place: September 9th – 13th 2013. Geneva, Switzerland. Title: International Human Rights and Humanitarian law, International Procedures and Diplomacy (GSC-30) Objective: First training session for human rights defenders organized in partnership with the Global Training Department of ‘Geneva for Human Rights’ organization. The purpose of the course was to educate activists on the diplomacy and international procedures employed by the Human Rights Council in conducting investigations with respect to violations of international human rights and humanitarian laws. read more