Alert: Global – IHRC can now be followed on Twitter

You can now follow IHRC on Twitter via 'ihrc' (IHRC) and 'ihrccampaigns' (IHRC Campaigns).

Alert: China – Villagers protest against destruction of ancient Muslim cemetery...

Villagers of southeast China's Hainan Island are protesting local military plans to build a training base which requires the demolition of a 700 year old Muslim cemetery situated on the land.

URGENT ALERT: Yemen – Yemeni political prisoner Ibrahim Ali Al-Nashery dies...

Write to the minister of foreign affairs in your country expressing concern over the death of Mr Al-Nashery, and urging him/her to raise this issue with his/her Yemeni counterparts.

URGENT ALERT: Bahrain – Bahraini authorities prevent Dr Abdul Jalil Al...

Write to the Bahraini Ambassador in your country, urging him/her to request to the Bahraini authorities to grant Dr Al-Singace his Pardon and to see that he is allowed to travel outside the country.

Event Alert: UN / Switzerland – Old & new forms of...

Speakers include: Mohideen Abdul Kader, Asma Jahangir, Babacar BA, Doudo Diene, Daud Abdullah, Michel Warschawski, Massoud Shadjareh and Achmad Cassiem.

Forwarded Alert: UN / Switzerland – Side event at Durban Review...

This event will consider the human rights implications of developments largely unforeseen at the time of the Durban Declaration and Plan of Action.

URGENT ALERT: Sudan – Sudanese authorities prevent Dr Hasan Al-Turabi, Secretary-General...

Despite having obtained both a visa and permission to travel from the interior ministry, Dr Hasan Al-Turabi, Secretary-General of Popular Congress Party (PCP), was prevented by Sudanese security forces from travelling to Paris to seek much needed medical

Update Alert: Nigeria – State-sponsored Sokoto atrocities appearing to repeat in...

January saw Zaria rocked with violence after a sectarian provocation. The events greatly echo the sectarian provocation and violence which previously occurred in Sokoto.

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