Joint Statement: Syrian Civil Society Letter to UN Secretary-General António Guterres

H.E. Mr. António Guterres Secretary-General United Nations New York   Your Excellency, With a globe in chaos, the world needs a strong, moral, and courageous United Nations...

Syrian Civil Society: To Succeed, Syrian Peace Talks Must Reflect Concerns...

photo By: Philippe Desmazes/AFP   - Today, Syrian civil society representatives arrived in Geneva to make clear that all parties to the conflict attending the...

A letter issued by Syrian organizations working in the field of...

To: The Syrian negotiating parties The International Syria Support Group (ISSG) The United Nations Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura and his team We,...

Progress on Syria’s Detainee File is Critical for Peace in Syria:...

Syrian civil society groups are calling on all parties to the Syrian conflict to release arbitrarily-held detainees ahead of the next round of...

Syrian Civil Society: Without Pressure, Geneva Process Will Fail

Syrian civil society groups are expressing anger and frustration at the failure of peace talks in Geneva to deliver substantive progress to end...

Syria: Free Human Rights Defenders Held 3 Years

Detained Arbitrarily, and Tortured (Geneva, February 16, 2015) – The Syrian government should immediately free the prominent Syrian human rights defenders Mazen Darwish, Hani Al-Zitani...

Statement on the Death Toll of the Indiscriminate Killing Campaign in...

Government forces killed no less than 121 victims in Douma city alone since the beginning of the indiscriminate killing campaign on 5 February. The...

Joint Statement: Human rights organizations call on Algeria to stand against...

Geneva – London - The Algerian government’s refusal to condemn the Syrian military’s aggression against civilians should be censured by the international community, says...

Human Rights Defenders in the Middle East and North Africa Call...

We, the undersigned, are a group of activists working in the field of human rights in the Middle East and North Africa region. We...

Joint statement: Humanitarian appeal – to protection civilians in Daraya

The city of Daraya in Damascus suburb has been living in a continuous siege for four years, under the brutal bombing by missiles,...

Joint Statement: Russia’s Role in Syria Raises Questions About Bid for...

The United Nations General Assembly will select new members for the Human Rights Council in elections to be held in New York on October...

Syria: Disclose Whereabouts of Detained Freedom of Expression Advocate

Release Bassel Khartabil Held Unfairly since 2012 (October 7, 2015) – Syria’s authorities should immediately reveal the whereabouts of Bassel Khartabil, a software developer and...