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11 Mar, 2015

New Report on Shia Discrimination in Bahrain: Apart in Their Own Land

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR), Americans for Democracy and Human Rights in Bahrain (ADHRB), and the Bahrain Institute for Rights and Democracy (BIRD) publish today a...

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13 Feb, 2015

Bahrain: Human Rights Violation in 2014

The BCHR’s team on the ground works to document human rights abuses in order to hold the government of Bahrain responsible for their actions, and to bring about a prosperous...

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23 Sep, 2014

BCHR Report: Stateless in Bahrain

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights publishes today a report on people living in Bahrain without a nationality. Article 15 of the Universal Declaration on Human Rights states that...

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11 Jun, 2014

Locked Inside A Nightmare: A Joint BCHR and BYSHR Report On Prisons

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights and the Bahrain Youth Society for Human Rights publish today a report detailing prison conditions in Bahrain. This report brings the voices of...

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2 May, 2014

Bahrain: Report on World Press Freedom Day

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights releases today a report for World Press Freedom Day, Saturday, 03 May 2014, out of serious concern for degenerating freedom of expression and...

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22 Apr, 2014

Bahrain: Earth Day Report - Land Cover and Land Use Change in Bahrain, 1987-2013

For Earth Day, the Bahrain Center for Human Rights requested a report from the Geospatial Technologies and Human Rights Project (GTHR), a part of American Association for the...

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12 Mar, 2014

BCHR Report Launch: Terrorism Law in Bahrain

The Bahrain Center for Human Rights publishes today a report on the "Protecting Society From Terrorism Acts" of 2006, which was modified in August 2013 to further restrict...

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10 Feb, 2014

BCHR Releases Report On Family Law in Bahrain

  Link to the full report.   Bahrain is a signatory of the 1979 U.N. Convention of the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination against Women, more...

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10 Feb, 2014

BCHR Releases Report on Discrimination Against Women in Bahraini Society and Legislation

  Link to the full report.   Since the King of Bahrain assumed the throne after his father, he issued most of the laws currently in use through royal decree, as...

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29 Dec, 2013

BCHR Publishes Report On Prosecutions For 'Insulting The King'

  Read the full text pdf here. The authorities in Bahrain have been escalating the crackdown on freedom of expression; with most cases seen at court being over...

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