click here and watch the speech of Mona Silavi fromAhwazi women organisation "Napiraso" speaks at 10th UN Forum on #MinorityIssues 1 Dec 2017
As I understand this Forum is intended to be a dialogue, so I will put my speech aside and I would say do not get surprised if we minorities get nervous if we do not get our 2 minutes. Most of minorities here which work as NGOs are denied ECOSOC status, so only once a year for 2 minutes we have the chan…

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Speech by Mr.Qusay Doraghi the representative of the Democratic Solidarity Party of Al-Ahwaz (DSPA):
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Ahwazi Arabs in Iran are faced with discrimination in the Iranian civil service.According to the university of ahwaz less than 1% high administrative positions granted to ahwazi arabs in the province! This means that almost 70% of the populations of Ahwaz region (the Arabs) held back of the key and important governm…

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Speaker : Mr. Hamid ATIYEH - Ahwaz Studies Centre
PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF MINORITIES YOUTH RIGHTS
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Side event in Human Rights Council,Tenth session – 30 November -1 December 2017_ Genev
I am speaking on behalf of Ahwazi-Arab youth minority group in Iran.
Ahwzi-Arabs or Arab minorities in Iran suffer from denial of thier identity
Residing mainly in the southwest of Iran – their population is estimated to be 5-7…

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Middle East Forum for Development co-organised a panel event on 27th of February together with the All-Party Parliamentary Human Rights Group and the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Freedom of Religion or Belief titled ‘The Persecution of Religious and Ethnic Minorities in Iran’. The speakers included Dr Ahmed Shaheed, current UN Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief and former UN Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights situation i…

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The conference was organized with the collaboration of UNPO (Unrepresented Nation and People Organization) , the Assyrian Women’s Federation of Sweden and Kati Piri MEP from Social Democratic party in EU parliament.
In the conference Assyrian women activists from Syria, Iraq and Turkey shared their concerns ,experiences and activities with the participants and projected the devastating reality of the life of Christian Assyrians in general and wom…

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Ahro delegation at UN

On 24th of November Ahwaz Human Right Organization participated in 8th session of UN forum on Minority issues ,which discussed the key factors that create and perpetuate vulnerability of minority groups and their exposure to the arbitrary or discriminatory exercise of police powers, including structural discrimination. Mr.Jaber Ahmad made his speech and spoke about his own experience with Iranian government

as he was a member of delegation which…

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AHRO participates in the 30th session of United Nation council meetings on Human Rights

On 21th September 2015 ,Ahwaz Human Rights Organization representatives participated in a side event on the sidelines of UN 30th session on Human Rights in UN headquarters in Geneva . The goal of this conference was discussing the rights of ethnic and religious and none Persian minorities with the participation of Human Rights organizations .The side event “…

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On Thursday ,24th of September 2015 ,the representative of Südwind Human Rights organization and Ahwaz Human Rights Organization AHRO brought up Yousef Silavi case in United Nation ,during the Human Rights Council on the rights of indigenous people.

Südwind representative made a complaint on behalf of the daughter of Mr.Silavi who was present during the meeting of the human right council and appealed to exercise pressure on Iranian authorities to…

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Dr. Abdian

Dr. Abdian discussed the need to grant the right of self-determination to the Arab people of Ahwaz in

karim Abdian speech on self-determination at New World Summit in Brussels

 

 

Dr.Karim Abdian represent Al-Ahwaz Alliance (DSPA, AHRO, Ahwaz Civil Society)

 

in the fourth New World Summit in Brussels which hosts more than twenty stateless political organisations.

 

Dr. Karim Abdian Bani Said the Executive Director of Ahwaz Hu…

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Dr.Asma Al-Ktebi

During the seventh session of the Forum on Minority Issues on "prevention and confrontation of violence and terrible crimes against minorities," which was held in the Human Rights Council headquarters in the United Nations during 25th and 26th of November 2014 in Geneva,in an unprecedented step in the field of human rights in the Arab world Dr.Asma Al-Ktebi ,human rights activist , professor in Emirates University and the representative of SPHER…

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