NHRC Objective

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NHRC Objectives

Article 7 of the Royal decree no. 124/2008 and article 12 of the State Council Chairman’s decision no. 4/2013 defined the NHRC objectives as follows:

  • Observe human rights protection in Oman in line with the basic statute of the State and the international charters and conventions.

  • Follow up with the observations of foreign governments and international governmental and non-governmental organizations in relation to human rights in Oman and coordinate with the specified authorities to take the required actions.

  • Monitor human rights violations in the country or abroad, study the complaints and take the necessary procedures for their settlement.

  • Conduct field visits to monitor the compliance of related authorities’ activities with the principles of human rights.

  • Provide guidance to related authorities in the country in the issues related to human rights and freedoms and prepare the reports that discuss this field.

  • Monitor human rights violations in the country and take the necessary procedures for their settlement.

  • Propose an annual plan that includes the procedures of disseminating the culture of human rights, present it to the Council of Ministers for approval and coordinate with the specified authorities for the implementation.

  • Participate and contribute in preparing the human rights reports issued by the related authorities.

  • Hold human rights awareness activities in the Sultanate and participate in international human rights events.

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Since the renaissance of Oman in 1970, the government and his majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said aimed at improving the conditions of all Omani people, develop the laws in line with people’s interests, protect their rights Continue Reading