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Newsletter | November 2009
 
 

Scroll of Honor presented to GHRD’s observer, Rabindra Gosh

GHRD’s local observer in Bangladesh Mr. Rabindra Gosh attended an orientation seminar on the 19th of September, held in New Delhi. Read more...

ANNOUNCEMENT

Human Rights MANIFESTO to be presented to the Tweede Kamer

To mark the occasion of the International Human Rights Day on December 10, Global Human Rights Defence, in partnership with Gender Concerns International, (UNPO) Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation, and FLARE (Freedom Legality and Rights in Europe), including representatives from various non-governmental migrant organisations in the Netherlands, will present a Human Rights Manifesto to the Tweede Kamer. Read more...

Bhutan under review by the UN Human Rights Council

GHRD’s report on Bhutan, submitted for the first Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of the Human Rights Council in April 2009, was included in the final stakeholders’ summary prepared by the UN working group. Read more...

Respecting Gandhi’s Values in the 21st Century

GHRD had the honor of hosting the great grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, Tushar Gandhi on the international day of Non-Violence, on 2 October 2009. On this occasion, a symposium was organized to appreciate Gandhi’s values in this 21st century aiming to create awareness and enhance the culture of Peace and Non-Violence. Read more...