During the 63rd session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women, the United Nations Correspondents Association held a press conference on Tuesday, March 12th with The Gulf Centre for Human Rights, CIVICUS, International Service for Human Rights and Women’s March Global on their call for the release on Saudi Women Human Rights Defenders (WHRDs).
Dr. Hala Al-Dosari, Saudi scholar and woman human rights defender
Safa Al-Ahmad, Saudi filmmaker and journalist
Uma Mishra-Newbery, Executive Director, Women’s March Global
Omaima Al-Najjar, Saudi blogger and woman human rights defender (by video)
Amani Al-Ahmadi, Saudi American feminist & human rights whistleblower (by video)
The event was moderated by Kristina Stockwood, Gulf Centre for Human Rights
#Happy100Birthday today to formr UNSecGen Javier PerezdeCuellar ~ “Your life has spanned ..the entire history of the UN dating back to your participation in the 1st meeting of the GA” @antonioguterres ~ @IrinaBokova told @CBSNews that the former SG is a true Rennaisance man” pic.twitter.com/Faf07gl42O— Pamela Falk (@PamelaFalk) January 19, 2020