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Mr. President, Yesterday, Mrs. Mahvash Sabet was released after having completed her sentence of 10...
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Item:4 General Debate - 23rd Meeting, 35th Regular Session Human Rights Council

Mr. President, Just weeks ago, two brothers, who had stabbed to death Mr. Farhang Amiri in the...
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UN Human Rights Council – 34st Session, March 2017

Agenda Item 4

Mr. President, For nearly four decades, the Iranian government has tried to eliminate the Baha’i...
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UN Human Rights Council – 34st Session, March 2017
Interactive dialogue with the Special...

Ms. Jahangir, The Baha'i International Community welcomes your appointment as Special Rapporteur...
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Commission on the Status of Women
Sixty-first session
13 - 24 March 2017

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The leaders of the world bear an unenviable burden. They must provide for the well-being of their...
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A statement of the Baha'i  International Community to the 55th Session of the...

“People may individually be poor, but collectively we see a wealth of capacity in the community...
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A statement of the Bahá’í International Community to the 55th Session...

  “People may individually be poor, but collectively we see a wealth of capacity in the community...
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A Statement of the Bahá'í International Community to the Third United Nations Conference on...

“Urban centres have become the dominant habitat for humankind,”[1] wrote the Secretary General in...
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Human Rights Council, Statement under item 4

Mr. President, It has been three years since President Rouhani came to power in Iran. Sadly, during...
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Human Rights Council, Item 4 – General Debate

Mr. President, Last week in Iran, 27 Baha’i-owned stores in Orumieh and six in Sanandaj were shut...
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A Statement of the Bahá'í International Community to the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul,...

“Now our [local governing body] will meet and lead the reconstruction process for the community...
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UN Human Rights Council – 31st Session, March 2016

Mr. President, Mr. Javad Larijani, the Secretary General of Iranian High Council for Human Rights,...
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UN Human Rights Council – 31st Session, March 2016
Interactive dialogue with the Special...

  Mr. Shaheed, In the last two years, more than 100 shops belonging to Baha’is were shut down by...
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The adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development has transformed the landscape in which...
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A statement to the Forum on Minority Issues – 8th Session, 24-25 November 2015, Agenda Item 4...

About a month ago, the BBC broadcast a documentary entitled “Iranian Revolutionary Justice”.  The...
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A statement of the Bahá'í International Community to the United Nations Climate Change...

Anthropogenic climate change is not inevitable; humanity chooses its relationships with the natural...
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The process of crafting the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and...
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UN Human Rights Council – 30th Session, September 2015
Agenda ITEM 4

A few weeks ago, a judge visited a prison in a city in the Islamic Republic of Iran, and spoke with...
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The Third International Conference on Financing for Development is occurring at a time when the...
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UN Human Rights Council – 29th Session, June 2015 Agenda ITEM 4

On 24 May, agents of the Iranian government Public Places Supervision Office sealed eleven shops in...
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UN Human Rights Council – 28th Session, 19 March 2015

Last October, on the occasion of Iran’s UPR review, the Bahá’í International Community issued a...
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Question to the Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in the Islamic Republic of Iran...

Dr. Shaheed, Just a little over a week ago, Bahá’ís in Tehran were shocked to see a big poster...
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A Statement of the Baha'i International Community On the 53rd Session of the Commission for...

At a time when Member States are not only reflecting on progress made since the 1995 World Summit...
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Baha'i International Community’s Statement to the 59th Commission on the Status of Women and on...

As Member States gather to review the progress made in the implementation of the Beijing...
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To those assembled for the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Lima, Peru Valued...
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Human Rights Council 27 - item 4

Yesterday, the Baha'i International Community released a document entitled “Unfulfilled Promises”,...
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UN Human Rights Council 26th session, Agenda Item 4

Mr. President, At the last session of the Human Rights Council, the delegation of the Islamic...
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Third Nishan Forum on World Civilizations. Shandong University

The Baha’i International Community is an international non-governmental organization that has been...
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Contribution of the Baha'i International Community to the 2014 World Conference on Youth

It is often said that youth are the leaders of tomorrow, the future of humanity. This is clearly...
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Agenda item 4 of the general debate: human rights situations that require the Council's...

Mr. President, Iranian Baha’is continue to face injustice in every aspect of their lives.  They are...
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UN Human Rights Council 25th session

Dr. Saheed, in your report you stress that “while welcoming the … positive steps” made by the new...
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Item:4 General Debate - 15th Meeting 24th Regular Session of Human Rights Council

Mr. President, Three weeks ago, a Baha'i by the name of Mr. Ata'u'llah Rezvani was shot in the back...
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UN Human Rights Council – 23rd session, May 2013

Recently, the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights adopted its concluding...
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Committee on Economic Social and Cultural Rights

The Baha'i International Community would like to express appreciation to the Committee for having...
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UN Human Rights Council – 22nd session, March 2013

Last year, the Baha'i International Community issued a report documenting State-sponsored...
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UN Human Rights Council – 22th session, March 2013

The Baha'i International Community welcomes the report of the Special Rapporteur on freedom of...
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Bahá'í International Community’s Contribution to the Report of the Special Rapporteur on Extreme...

The Bahá'í International Community welcomes the decision of the Special Rapporteur to address the...
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Baha'i International Community’s contribution to the 51st Session of the Commission for Social...

The concept of ‘empowerment’ has become integral to development thought. Though it has often been...
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Baha'i International Community’s contribution to the 57th Session of the Commission on the...

The epidemic of violence and discrimination against women and girls is once again on the global...
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Baha’i International Community’s contribution to the UN Global Thematic Consultation on “...

As deliberations about the Post-2015 development agenda gain momentum, it is becoming indisputable...

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