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07 Nov 2018 description

Paris, 7 November 2018 - As humanitarian, human rights and peacebuilding organizations working on Yemen, we welcome tomorrow's unprecedented coming together of legislators from across nations and parties for the first International Parliamentary Conference for Peace in Yemen to demand their governments work together to end the crisis.

21 Jul 2017 description

To United Nations Security Council Ambassadors,

Re: Worsening crisis in Yemen and need for United Nations Security Council Action

Following the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) briefing on 12 July, where senior UN officials warned of a dramatic worsening of the crisis in Yemen, we felt compelled to write to you as the NGO Task Force on the Code of Conduct regarding Security Council action against genocide, crimes against humanity or war crimes.

13 Feb 2012 description

On Sunday, 12 February 2012, the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR), the Arab Organization for Human Rights (AOHR) and the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) started a training course on human rights and justice mechanisms to activists of the Yemeni civil society. The training aims at preparing activists to face violations of human rights and at building their capacity in the area of justice mechanisms.

22 Oct 2009 description

The International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and its member and partner organisations in Yemen, Sisters Arab Forum for Human Rights and the National Organization for Defending Rights and Freedoms (HOOD) jointly mandated a fact-finding mission to Yemen in August 2009 to assess the respect of human rights in the framework of the fight against terrorism in Yemen.

At the occasion of the examination of Yemen by the UN Committee against Torture, FIDH and HOOD are keen to share the first conclusions of their fact-finding mission with the experts of the Committee.

The present report …