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JOINT NGO LETTER IN SUPPORT OF HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL 34TH RESOLUTION ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN IRAN

Posted on: March 17th, 2017

On Thursday, March 16, Justice for Iran and 40 other NGOs addressed a joint statement to the permanent representatives of member states of the United Nations Human Rights Council. Read the full text below: To: Permanent representatives of member states of the Human Rights Council Your Excellency,  We, the undersigned cross-regional group of human rights civil..Read More

Iran: Repression of those seeking truth and justice for 1980s killings needs to stop

Posted on: March 8th, 2017

20 International and Iranian NGOs draw attention to the situation of women human rights defenders in Iran who seek truth and justice on International Women’s Day. Human Rights Activists in Iran (HRAI) alongside other organizations issued a joint public statement calling on the Iranian authorities to quash the charges and sentences issued against Mansoureh Behkish,..Read More

Joint NGO Letter in support of 2016 UNGA Resolution on human rights in Iran

Posted on: December 12th, 2016

Joint NGO Letter in support of 2016 UNGA Resolution on human rights in Iran Your Excellency:   We, the undersigned human rights organizations, welcome the decision of the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly’s Third Committee to pass Resolution A/C.3/71/L.25 on the promotion and protection of human rights in the Islamic Republic of..Read More

19 Human Rights Organizations Call to Protect the Rights of Christians in Iran

Posted on: November 28th, 2016

A group of 19 human rights organizations call the international community and United Nations bodies to protect the rights of Christians in the Islamic Republic of Iran. In the summer of 2016, Iranian authorities increased their persecution of Christians, honing in on converts from a Muslim-background. Between May and August 2016, in locations across Iran,..Read More

Death, Cancer and Injustice Threaten Afshin Sohrabzadeh’s Life

Posted on: May 18th, 2016

Fourteen Human rights organizations released a joint statement, expressing deep concern about the dire condition of political prisoner Afshin Sohrabzadeh, who is dealing with cancer and illness in Minab prison, where he was exiled. The undersigned organizations highlighted the lack of medical attention threatening Afshin Sohrabzadeh’s life and demanded that the Iranian authorities allow for..Read More

10 human rights organizations letter to EU

Posted on: May 17th, 2016

Your Excellency, We, the undersigned human rights and civil society organizations, wish to express our deep concern over the human rights violations against the Bahá’í community occurring in the Islamic Republic of Iran. Specifically, we would like to draw your attention to the   situation of thirty two members of the Bahá’í community in the province..Read More

36 human rights groups call on UN to pass resolution Iran

Posted on: November 12th, 2015

To: Member States of the UN General Assembly 12 November 2015 Your Excellency: We, the undersigned human rights and civil society organizations, urge your government to vote in favor of Resolution A/C.30/70/L.45 on the promotion and protection of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran. This vote will take place during the 70th session..Read More

The Latest Outcome of the Inquiries about Seyed Jamal Hosseini’s Death

Posted on: May 31st, 2015

Press Release Human Rights Activists in Iran (HRAI) is willing to inform the public opinion about the latest outcome of the inquiries on the case of the death of former director of HRANA and the co-founder of Human Rights Activists in Iran, Seyed Jamal Hosseini. The body of Seyed Jamal Hosseini (Esfandiar Baharmas) had been..Read More

36 HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS URGE MEMBER STATES TO VOTE YES TO DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS IN IRAN

Posted on: March 12th, 2015

March 12, 2015 To: Member States of the UN Human Rights Council Your Excellency, We, the undersigned human rights and civil society groups, write to you to urge your government to support the resolution to renew the mandate of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran at..Read More