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Arab Organization for Human Rights-Syria

Alternate Title Munaẓẓamah al-ʻArabīyah li-Ḥuqūq al-Insān fī Sūrīyah; AOHRS
Creator Munaẓẓamah al-ʻArabīyah li-Ḥuqūq al-Insān fī Sūrīyah
Organization Type Non-governmental organizations
Organization Based In Syria
Geographic Focus Syria
Subjects Human rights -- Study and teaching; Legal aid; Human rights (General)
Summary The Arab Organization for Human Rights-Syria (AOHRS) is a Damascus-based non-governmental, non-political and self-funded civil organization. AOHRS is dedicated to spreading awareness and protecting human rights of Syrian citizens. Activities include helping victims of human rights violations and providing them with lawyers, conducting workshops and seminars on human rights, and setting up offices specialized in dealing with human rights violation cases.
Languages Arabic