"The aim is to empower SHRC
so that the human rights file and practices are in line with all the progress and reform in the Kingdom under Vision 2030, and also in line with best possible practices," the source said.
SHARC is publicly traded in Canada (CSE: SHRC
), the United States (OTCQB: INTWF) and Germany (Frankfurt: IWIA).
Taking strong exception to the barbaric demeanor of the Indian forces and the BJP government led by extremists, in the so-called largest democracy of the world, members of SHRC
said world community needed to take immediate stock of the plight of ordinary citizens of the Indian occupied state.
chief stressed that though the government was suggesting that it would be taking action against the power utility and others whose negligence resulted in the loss of precious lives, the Commission, being an independent human rights body, too can initiate inquiry into the case.
Taking notice of the remarks published in newspapers and a video of Sheikh's press conference that went viral on social media, the SHRC
has directed Sheikh to personally appear before it and submit an explanation for his remarks.
The civil society opined that establishment of SHRC
was not only fulfilment of the Constitutional obligations of the provincial government towards the protection of fundamental rights of the citizens, but this was also in line with the international commitments Pakistan has made regarding strengthening human rights enshrined in the key treaties such as the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), Universal Declaration on Human Rights, United Nations Paris Principles and United Nations General Assembly Resolution 70/163, of which paragraphs 20 and 22 specifically speak about financial and administrative independence of the Commissions on Human Right.
Bandar bin Mohammed Al-Alban, President of the Saudi Human Rights Commission (SHRC
), in Riyadh.
Speaking at a consultative workshop on Pakistan's International Commitments and Status of Compliance in Sindh, jointly organised by Sindh Human Rights Commission and Democracy Reporting International (DRI), Barraster Murtaza Wahab said Sindh is ahead of making Human Rights legislations and creating institutions like SHRC
. He said that the Sindh provincial government has made a record number of laws pertaining to human rights and labour rights.
It is important to mentioned that the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC
) accepted that more than 8000 persons in Jammu and Kashmir were disappeared beside the thousands of unmarked mass graves but the government seems to be unwilling to initiate any such effective inquiry in the context.
IANS Jammu Claiming that the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC
) has no jurisdiction to probe the Army's conduct, the India-administered Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday said compensation to a youth tied to a moving Army vehicle in 2017 will mean condemning the Army officer without a hearing.
FAROOQ Ahmad Dar, who was tied to the bonnet of an Indian Army jeep and used as a human shield from stone pelters in the Valley has gone to the State Human Rights Commission ( SHRC
) against the reward given to Major Gogoi by the Army.
Now, those organisations that were a part of the PIL, including Talpe, have been summoned by the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC
) on November 24 to hear the litigants.