Category: Humanitarian


Doha, 15 Nov. 2023 Mrs. Maryam Al-Attiyah, Chairperson National Human Rights Committee of Qatar (NHRC) emphasized that the committee's pavilion, coupled with the two exhibitions and the awareness and educational activities planned for the 'International Horticultural Exhibition - Expo 2023 Doha' align with the exhibition's objectives, integral to human rights. She ... Read More
November 15, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 16 August 2023 (NHRC-QT) By Ashraf Siddiqui The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) has affirmed that Qatar will continue its unwavering approach to constantly improve the conditions of workers through the concerted efforts of all stakeholders, particularly in the field of protection from work-related heat stress. Qatar will also address any ... Read More
August 16, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Geneva, 19 March 2023 NHRC Qatar Chairman Mrs. Maryam bint Abdullah Al-Attiyah, received the Committee's accreditation certificate for the third time in a row with a classification grade (A) from 2021 to 2025, by the Sub-Committee on Accreditation of the Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions. Under the renewal of accreditation, ... Read More
March 19, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Adana (Turkiye), 28 Feb. 2023 Qatar is trying to help people in Türkiye’s quake-hit regions “as if it is our own country,” according to a Qatari military commander. “When this disaster occurred, we took action on the very first day, as instructed by Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani,” Lt. Col. ... Read More
February 28, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 22 Feb. 2023 A 15 points declaration announced on the conclusion of first ever widely participated 2 day international conference on the impact of climate change on volunerable societies and how to protect their human rights. Over 600 experts, national human rights commissions; representatives of civil societies; academia; United Nation's agencies ... Read More
February 24, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 21 Feb. 2023 Two day International Conference on Climate Change and Human Rights kicked off this morning at the Hotel Royal Meridien, Lusail City, Qatar. Over 300 experts, academics, members of the civil society, stakeholders and human rights institutions participated from all around the world in conference organized by National Human ... Read More
February 21, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, 19 Feb. 2023 Mrs. Maryam bint Abdullah Al-Attiyah, Chairperson of the National Human Rights Committee Qatar (NHRC) has said that collective efforts and measures are must in order to preserve the rights of vulnerable groups.  She hoped that two day international conference on ‘Climate Change and Human Rights’ starting on Tuesday ... Read More
February 19, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui
Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif in Turkey


Ankara, 17 Feb 2023 (Anadolu News) Pakistan's prime minister plans to meet with tent manufacturers in his country in order to provide more shelter to people in southern Türkiye, where millions have been displaced by last week's massive twin earthquakes. Shehbaz Sharif, who was in Türkiye after the magnitude 7.7 and 7.6 ... Read More
February 17, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Ankara, 16 Feb. 2023 (Anadolu News) At least 36,187 people were killed and over 108,000 injured by the two strong earthquakes that jolted southern Türkiye last week, the country's disaster agency said on Thursday in the latest figures from the natural disaster. The Feb. 6 magnitude 7.7 and 7.6 earthquakes, centered in ... Read More
February 16, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui


Islamabad, 14 Feb 2023 The All Parties Hurriyat Conference (APHC) and Legal Forum for Kashmir (LFK) on behalf of the people of Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir announced its first batch of emergency assistance to Turkey and Syria for relief and rescue operation. Today, in a press conference in Islamabad (Pakistan), ... Read More
February 14, 2023M Ashraf Siddiqui