|Press release: 🔵 Agenda for the 13th day of the 51st session of the United Nations |
Special - The Association publishes to its valued followers a daily update service for the agenda of the 51st session of the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, to inform you of the most prominent events and activities that take place in this session, as follows:
🔵 A general discussion session on the following:-
Commission on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Expert Mechanism on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
The Special Rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples
Painting: The negative impact of #Colonialism
Providing briefings to NGOs.
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|In an oral briefing on issues that require the attention of the Human Rights Council |
Special - On Monday, September 26, Dunia Al-Thani gave an oral statement on behalf of Ma'onah for Human Rights and Migration and the Geneva International Center for Justice (GICJ).
It highlighted human rights violations committed by the Iran-backed Houthi militia in Yemen since 2014. It described the thousands of Yemenis who have been arrested, kidnapped or otherwise forcibly disappeared by the Houthi militia, who have denied them basic rights that constitute trial. fair. It urged the Council to expedite the classification of the Houthi militia as a terrorist organization.
The methods used by the Houthi militia to control the population include torture and the killing of civilians, as well as internet and media restrictions. On September 18, 2021, the Houthis publicly executed 9 civilians in Al Hudaydah Governorate without access to a fair judicial process.
On another urgent matter, I expressed our deep concern about the ongoing human rights violations in Iran and strongly condemned the disproportionate use of force against protesters. Iran must respect the rights to freedom of expression, assembly, and association. She called on the international community, including the Council,