Countries: Jordan

See also: Middle East and Caucasus
Showing 1 to 10 of 17

Murder for honour's sake

Moderator: Samira Ahmed, presenter and correspondent for Channel 4 News ...

Regions: Jordan, Turkey

Issues: Honor crimes

Witnessed: 2183 times


Bits and Pieces - A Short from Jordan

Traditional mosaics illustrate a collage of contemporary Jordanian sentiments, challenging common misconceptions of the Middle East.


Regions: Jordan, Middle East and Caucasus

Issues: Freedom of religion & belief, Religion, Terrorism

Witnessed: 2729 times


Queen Rania - YouTube's first official Visionary

Last update of the day - you'll recall that a few months back that Queen Rania of Jordan launched a YouTube channel aimed at "breaking down stereotype...

Regions: Jordan

Issues: Freedom of opinion & expression, Freedom of religion & belief, Religion

Blog entry

Jordan Training

WITNESS equips, trains and supports partners to use video in human rights documentation and advocacy....

Regions: Jordan

1 member


What about the Iraqi refugee crisis?

Last night I had the pleasure of participating on a panel at Fordham University, organized by Human Rights First, entitled "Iraqi Citizens: War and Ex...

Regions: Iraq, Jordan, Syria

Issues: Refugees

Blog entry

Social workers

Transformative Arts and Human Rights Education Guide (Ba Futuru, Dili, 2006). Language(s): English. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Children's rights, Discrimination, Health


Public Officials

Human Rights: Handbook for Parliamentarians (Manfred Nowak, Geneva, 2005). Language(s): English, French. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Armed conflict, Children's rights, Discrimination


Prison officials

Human Rights and Prisons: A Manual on Human Rights Training for Prison Officials (Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, New York/Geneva, 2004). Language(s): English. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Justice, Prisons, Violence


Lawyers and paralegals

Legal Investigations of Torture Allegations: A Practical Guide to the Istanbul Protocol – for Lawyers (REDRESS Trust, Copenhagen, 2004). Language(s): English, Spanish. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Death penalty, Human trafficking, Justice


Law Enforcement Officials

Handbook on United Nations Multidimensional Peacekeeping Operations (Department of Peacekeeping Operations, New York, 2003). Language(s): English. ...

Regions: Afghanistan, Africa, Albania

Issues: Armed conflict, Discrimination, Justice