Dr. Shaheed’s Work

From 2011 to 2016


Dr. Shaheed's Work, Iran Mandate Holders, Statements

Iran: Most recent backlash against Baha’is exposes authorities’ extreme intolerance for religious minority group

GENEVA (8 June 2016) – Two United Nations human rights experts today said that the current wave of incitement of hatred of the Baha’i community reflected in speeches made by religious, judiciary and political officials in the Islamic Republic of Iran “has exposed the Iranian authorities’ extreme intolerance for adherents ...

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Dr. Shaheed's Work, Iran Mandate Holders, Reports

October 2016 report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran

The Special Rapporteur submits the present report, his sixth to the General Assembly, pursuant to Human Rights Council resolution 31/19. In his report the Special Rapporteur primarily presents information gathered from government sources and relayed by alleged victims of rights violations as well as civil society actors located inside and ...