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Oman Human Rights Commission Chairman Meets British Ambassador

Muscat : 11th Sep 2019: Today morning, the Honorable Sheikh Abdullah bin Shuwain Al Hosni, Chairman of Oman Human Rights Commission (OHRC), met His Excellency Hamish Cowell, Ambassador of the United Kingdom to the Sultanate of Oman, at OHRC’s headquarter. At the beginning of their meeting, OHRC Chairman welcomed the Ambassador and introduced to him in brief the Commission, its …

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Oman Human Rights Commission Visits Child Miral

In support of the continuous efforts of the concerned authorities, a team from the Oman Human Rights Commission visited the child Miral Ahmad Al Balushi to check on her health. During the visit, the Commission team met with the child’s father to boost his morale and support him until his daughter’s recovery. During the last period, the Commission has followed …

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OHRC takes part in the Asia Pacific Forum Annual Meeting and Anti Hatred and Discrimination Conference

A delegation from Oman Human Rights Commission participated in the Asia Pacific Forum Annual Meeting and Anti Hatred and Discrimination Conference held in the Souther Korean Capital Souel.   The Conference hosted a number of international organizations including some UN specialized agencies, Women Conditions Committee, Global Alliance of National Human Rights Institutions and the working teams attached to the Alliance …

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Oman Human Rights Commission replies to the International Trade Union Confederation and clarifies the circumstances of a case filed by domestic worker

Oman Human Rights Commission followed the case of African domestic worker after the receipt of a letter from the International Trade Union Confederation that the domestic worker was abused by the family for which she works and that she desires to go back home. Upon receiving the report, the Commission communicated with the domestic worker through her phone and with …

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The Omani Human Rights Committee participated in the international conference on the role of human rights in following up the implementation of sustainable development goals in Sharm El Sheikh

The participation of representatives of the National Human Rights Committee in the International Conference on the Role of National Human Rights Organizations in Sharm El Sheikh. World Conference on Strengthening the Role and Empowerment of National Institutions. Develop a vision and plan of action for capacity building, and work with relevant actors in dealing. The conference reviewed the experiences of …

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Secretary General of the Omani Commission for Human Rights meets the regional representative of the United Nations Population Fund in the GCC countries

Dr. Ali bin Abdullah Al Kalbani, Secretary General of the Committee, met with HE Mr. Assir Ahmad Thomson, Regional Representative of the United Nations Population Fund in the GCC States, at the Committee’s headquarters. During the meeting, the Omani Committee for Human Rights was presented with an overview of the role of the Office in the empowerment of women and …

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The Oman Human Rights Commission visits the Social Welfare Center in Rostaq and meets the Elderly

A delegation from the Oman Human Rights Commission included Sheikh Abdullah bin Shuwain al-Husani, Chairman of the commission, , and a number of members and staff of the Commission visited the Social Welfare House in Rostak of the Ministry of Social Development. The delegation visited the services provided to the guests, toured the facilities of the house, met with the …

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The Omani Commission for Human Rights and National Documents and Archives Authority are accredited System Classification of Documents Privacy.

The Omani Commission for Human Rights represented by Sheikh Abdullah Bin Shuwain Al Hosani, Chairman of the Commission with the National Documents and Archives Authority, represented by His Excellency Dr. Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Dweiyani, Chairman of the Athority, approved the classification and scheduling system for the retention of private documents. The classification system has been approved in several stages, …

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The Oman Human Rights Commission issues its book (A Story of Decade) and The annual report

The Oman Human Rights Commission (A Story of Decade) explains their origin, mission, and nature, and their role in responding to what foreign organizations and governments raise. The book also highlights the awareness and education activities of the Committee, population lectures in seminars, participation in exhibitions and seminars, conferences, symposia and workshops, its observance of World Human Rights Day, their …

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