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Bahrain Center for Human Rights

Alternate Title BCHR
Creator Markaz al-Baḥrayn li-Ḥuqūq al-Insān
Organization Type Non-governmental organizations
Organization Based In Bahrain
Geographic Focus Bahrain
Subjects Human rights (General)
Summary "The Bahrain Center for Human Rights (BCHR) is a nonprofit, nongovernmental organization, registered with the Bahraini Ministry of Labor and Social Services since July 2002. Despite an order by the authorities in November 2004 to close it, the BCHR is still functioning after gaining a wide internal an external support for its struggle to promote human rights in Bahrain."
Languages English; Arabic