Seminar on “Human Rights Abuses in the Gulf States”


Gulf Institute for Democracy and Human Rights in cooperation with The University of Melbourne Asia Institute are delighted to invite you to a seminar on “Human Rights Abuses in the Gulf States”

Friday, 31st March, 2017 – 12:30 p.m.

Room 321, Level 3, Sidney Myer Asia Centre, Swanston St, University of Melbourne

Participants will discuss the human rights abuses in the Gulf States, particularly the recent executions and the rising religious discrimination in Bahrain against the indigenous Bahrainis. Panelists will also shed the light on the human rights crisis caused by the war in Yemen.

GIDHR will launch a report on the recent executions in Bahrain.

The seminar will bring together members of:


– Reprieve

– Amnesty International

– Socialist Alliance

– Welcome to Australia

– SALAM for Democracy and Human Rights.