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Freedom of association and peaceful assembly

Peaceful assembly, including peaceful protest, is one of the most important ways of expressing an opinion.  The right to...

Press freedom in Oman: As bad as the rest of the...

In Oman there is one official newspaper published in Arabic, the daily Oman, and a...

Women in Oman and (CEDAW)

The Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW) defines discrimination against women as:

Censorship blights Muscat Book Fair yet again

The Muscat International Book Fair has once again seen numerous books banned and impounded – most...

The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

The United Nations General Assembly established the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights to safeguard the cultural, religious...

Mussandam

The administration at Oman’s Samail Central Prison has refused to allow in prescribed medication for some inmates, insisting they can...

Family Violence

Family Violence PDFDownload According to the UN Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against...

Human Rights Violations in Oman – Annual Report 2018

Omani Centre for Human Rights DON’T LET ANYONE TELL YOU THAT YOUR RIGHTS ARE NOT IMPORTANT!

An Evening with Saeed Jaddad, hosted by the Omani Centre for...

An Evening with Saeed Jaddad, hosted by the Omani Centre for Human Rights ...the second in a series of gatherings to hear the personal experiences ...

International Human Rights Day: Progress or regression? December 10, 2018

  International Human Rights Day: PDF According to the United Nations, “Human rights are rights inherent to all human beings, regardless of their race, sex, nationality, place...