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.

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.

Forwarded Alert: UK/Palestine – Meeting: ‘Solidarity with Palestine after the Gaza...

Launch meeting of the English section of the International Union of Parliamentarians for Palestine (IUPFP).

What’s new at ihrc.org.uk?

This edition of “What's new” features a series of alerts highlighting the human rights situation in Bahrian, Libya, UK and USA, as well as the event alert for the photo exhibition - 'Uighurs: China's forgotten Muslims'.

URGENT ALERT: Pakistan– Write to the Pakistani High Commission/Embassy in your...

IHRC is concerned with the increasing level of religious discrimination in Pakistan and asks campaigners to write either to the Pakistani High Commissioner or Ambassador in their country to highlight some recent cases of discrimination.

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