Mrs. Najah D. was transferred to the hospital after her having trouble breathing and her health deteriorating There is a state of panic among the detainees of Adra prison, due to her wing being[ Read More ]
Changes to asylum policies in several European countries may pave the way for a violation of the principle of non-refoulement and the First Protocol of the European Convention on Human Rights.
Since the end of 2019, we have witnessed clear changes in the policies of several European countries regarding asylum and especially the reception of Syrian refugees. The reasons for the changes[ Read More ]
Officially, we were informed that the complaint submitted by both Urnammu and Release me …. has become an official communication
The complaint was submitted to Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment; Working Group on Arbitrary Detention; Working Group on Enforced or[ Read More ]
Syria: Submission to the United Nations Special Procedure on Corruption and Other Practices Related to Detention in Syria
On 23/11/2020 , “Urnammu” and “Release Me” jointly made a submission to the United Nations Special Procedures on practices of corruption by the Government of Syria in relation to detained[ Read More ]
Submission to the United Nations Special Procedures on Discrimination and Violence against Syrian Women in Law and Practice.
Submission to the United Nations Special Procedures on Discrimination and Violence against Syrian Women in Law and Practice.[ Read More ]
Syria: Decades-Long Discrimination and Violence against Women Exacerbated by Nearly 10 Years of Conflict
On 25th Sep. 2020, Multiple Syrian Non-Governmental Organizations, through their membership in the Syrian Women Network, coordinated and made a submission to the United Nations Special Procedures[ Read More ]
80 feminist and human rights organisations and well-known advocates support call for sexual and gender-based violence to be tried as a crime against humanity by European courts
State-sponsored sexual and gender-based violence in Syria should be tried as a crime against humanity, 80 feminist and human rights organisations and well-known advocates said today — the[ Read More ]
Germany must investigate sexual and gender-based violence in Syria for what it is: a crime against humanity
Berlin/London/Gaziantep – It is long overdue for sexual and gender-based violence in Syrian detention facilities to be investigated and prosecuted as a crime against humanity. This demand is at[ Read More ]
The humanitarian crisis in northern Syria is on the verge of becoming a COVID-19 catastrophe. A decade of conflict has left the healthcare system in ruins—and millions of displaced people in[ Read More ]