اللجنة الدوليةلحقوق الإنسان: وضع الإنتهاكات في لبنان مقلق وعلى الدولة والمعارضين التنبّهللمخاطر 

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تلقى مفوض الشرق الأوسط للجنة الدولية لحقوق الإنسان ومستشارها لشؤون الأمم المتحدة في جنيف السفير الدكتور هيثم ابو سعيد تقرير أما جرى يوم الخميس الواقع في ١٨ تشرين الاول ٢٠١٩ من عضو مجلس التنفيذي والمولج متابعة ملف لبنان في اللجنة الدولية لحقوق الانسان رامي فوّاز الذي أشار إلى ما قامت به الدولة اللبنانية بوجه المتظاهرين السلميين العُزّل واستعمال رصاص مطاطي وغازات مسيلة للدموع، وخاصة بعدما صرّحت وزيرة الداخلية والبلديات بأن التظاهر حق مقدس يكفله الدستور وهناك تعليمات بعدم التعرّض للمتظاهرين، والذي تترجم الى افتعال اعمال شغب من جهات سياسية بعد خطاب رئيس الحكومة اللبنانية ووزير الخارجية.كما وشنت القوى الأمنية حملة اعتقالات عشوائية وسط المتظاهرين تضمنت قاصرين وصحافيين، وعمدت إلى إغلاق الطرق المؤدية إلى وسط بيروت والهجوم على بعض نقاط تجمع المتظاهرين السلميين، وذلك عبر إقامة المتاريس لمنعهم من حقهم في التظاهر السلمي. 

 وتمنّى فواز على وسائل الإعلام ان يتم نقل الحقائق بكل شفافية وموضوعية وعلى وسائل الإعلام الأخرى بعدم الامتثال لتهديدات قوى الأمن والجيش أن وسط بيروت منطقة أمنية ويمنع التصوير فيها وذلك بدوره يساهم في تزوير الوقائع، وان اللجنة الدولية لحقوق الانسان نبّهت منذ عام خطورة الوضع الاقتصادي وتمنت معالجة الأزمة وأن لدى اللجنة تقرير شامل حول الوقائع واقتراحات الحلول، ولكن حكومة الوحدة الوطنية اثبتت فشلها في إدارة الأمور لعدم وجود معارضة فعلية لمحاسبتها وأن استقالة الحكومة كانت تؤدي الى تحويل الحكومة الى حكومة تصريف اعمال.من جهته رأى السفير ابو سعيد في مقابلة لوكالة الأنباء الدولية لحقوق الإنسان أن التظاهر حق من حقوق الناس للتعبير عن رأيهم بشكل سلمي وهذا ما نصّت عليه الشرعة الدولية لحقوق الإنسان، وإن ما حصل في اليومين الأولين كان جدير بالإعجاب وطريقة تعبير الشعب حتى بدأت تطفو بعض الثغرات ذات المؤشر الخطير ذات طابع سياسي قد يكون له ارتباطات وتوجهات خارج عن مصالح الناس وصرخات أوجاعهم في الساحات. 

كما أنه سُجّل إختراقات لا تلتزم بالسلوكيات المعروفة والمطلوبة من قبل بعض المتظاهرين لجهة ألفاظ نابية بالإضافة إلى توزيع أموال وبيانات وغيرها من الأمور التي تعطي إنطباع أن هناك جهات خارجية تتدخل لمصالحها الخاصة وتستغل المطالب المحقة للبنانيين.وختم البيان بمطالبة الحكومة اللبنانية الاستماع الى المطالب الشعبية وتحقيقها وسحب فتيل الفتنة الخارجية التي تريد ادخال لبنان في خطر الحرب الأهلية، كما طالب البيان ممن هم في الساحات عدم الانجرار والوقوع في فخ بعد الشعارات السياسية التي لا تجدي ولن توصلهم إلى هدفهم.المكتب الإعلامي / المستشار محى البدوي

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Public spaces and workplaces left behind in the right to water and sanitation 

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Safe drinking water and clean and accessible toilets are rights that billions around the world are denied. And while efforts are being made by many States to improve services people have in their houses, it is frequently outside of the home where people are struggling to survive.Water collection and purification, Venezuela, 2019 © UNICEFA report delivered at the 42nd session of the Human Rights Council, by the UN independent expert Léo Heller, focused on the need to rapidly upscale access to proper water and sanitations facilities outside of the household.

The UN Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation highlighted a number of groups who have become increasingly marginalised, and places such as streets, rural areas, schools, hospitals, prisons and detention facilities which urgently need to be prioritised.Heller said, "the economically vulnerable or homeless cannot afford to use public toilets. Persons with disability, particularly those with physical disabilities, are unable to use public toilets not designed for them. Transgender and gender nonconforming persons are often forced to only use workplace toilets which match the gender they were assigned at birth, leading to loss of employment and income."Also highlighted in the report are professions such as agricultural workers, rickshaw drivers or street vendors, who are unable to rely on toilets or water points because there are simply none around them.

Youth speaking out 

At a side event where the report was presented, 17 year-old Brazilian Juliana Muller, a young human rights advocate, described the situation in her country. In Brazil, 24 million people live without access to water. "We are failing the poorest and the most vulnerable and their children and families," Muller said. "Even though significant improvement was made in the last ten years to ensure adequate supply, the public sphere is still neglected. It is a place of work for many people and not providing access is denying their human rights."Asniya Mohammed from the Philippines, also 17, shared her story. Violence has forced Asniya and her family to flee their home, and they are living in a tent without a clean toilet, nor access to clean water."I feel that people in my community do not even know what human rights are to begin with," she said. "I believe that we cannot fight for something we don't know."Asniya has recently been elected as the Youth President of her community. She is mobilising the local youth to advocate for universal health coverage and encouraging the systemic reporting of people who pollute their lands and rivers. 

A call for more inclusive water and sanitation policies 

Heller is urging States to include public spaces in their consideration of access to water and sanitation. "Public spaces, as zones accessible to all, are lifelines for numerous people and, accordingly, must be given due recognition in States' policies."If States fail, said Heller, they won't be meeting the commitment they made to the Sustainable Development Goals of achieving access to adequate and equitable water, sanitation and hygiene by 2030."Promoting access to water and sanitation facilities in spaces outside the household represents a vital piece of the puzzle in achieving an end to inequality and discrimination," he concluded. 

 14 October 2019

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IHRC (GE):  Middle East Commissioner and Affairs advisor to the UNOG  receives human rights letter from Senator Josh Hawley

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US Congress senator Josh Hawley wrote ME commissioner and Advisor to UNOG Affairs Ambassador Dr. Haissam Bou Said on Saturday greeting his effort took to share perspective with him on issues important to the community. 

He also added that it is a privilege to both serve as Senator to assure the Human Rights voice in Congress. Sen. Hawley confirmed receiving the not sent by Amb. Bou-Said and confirmed he will do the best to respond in a timely manner. 

Hawley also greatly appreciate hearing thoughts, which help him to set priorities in Congress to better serve people Human Rights cases back and to fight for issues important to Americans. 

The letter ended by emphasizing on keeping cooperation in the sake of humanity. 

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IHRC (Geneva): AGBA JALINGO CHARGED FOR REVOLUTIONARY VOICE

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With his notepad and pen reporting with objectivity the state of health of his society, journalist Agba Jalingo has remained in detention and is standing trial for alleged terrorism and treason in Nigeria. The IHRC Situation Room has described this as unfair and raised the question; whether if a society is ill, the journalist has no responsibility to point it out? H.E Dr. Tivlumun Innocent Ahure, the African Region HQ, Secretary General of the International Human Rights Commission Geneva Switzerland, restated this in an illustration that writers have a right to express patriotism while carrying out their functions. Speaking to the Head and other officials of the IHRC Nigeria office who advanced reasons on the illegality of this arrest of Agba Jalingo in a letter to the IHRC Situation Room, Dr. Ahure drew a line between what is permissible and what is not, what is possible and what is not as far as the journalism profession is concerned. 

Ahure stated that the role of the journalist is not a rigid position and "I am calling on the numerous trade unions for writers to ensure they play their part to explain this frame in order to keep their members safe at all times. This is also how to get the Nigerian government to recognize and allow freedom of creative expressions by journalists.


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A REVIEW OF THE AFRICAN STATES DEDICATION TO THE UN UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS 

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"HUMAN RIGHTS IN AFRICA" an initiative of the Africa region HQ of the International Human Rights Commission, Geneva - Switzerland is a continent wide expositions to highly encourage protection of human rights, preventing injustice and rating governance to appreciate the very high IQs leadership promoting ideals indicating the sanctity of the UN Universal Declaration of Human Rights as responsible for making nations to succeed. 

The International News Agency for Human Rights (INHR) and the IHRC Situation Room has concluded the arrangements for a hitch free outing for this enterprise to be unveiled both in electronic devices, electronic news media and print in preparation for the commemorations of the world human rights day on 10th December, 2019. 

H.E Dr. Tivlumun Innocent Ahure the IHRC Africa Region Secretary General has posited that this is intended to be the real information that will emphasize that it is totally irresponsible for leadership neglect the ideals of human rights protection and to be promoting chaos instead of preventing it. 

Dr. Tivlumun Innocent Ahure views the subject of the project especially when it comes to the third World nations in Africa where governments leaps beyond the precipice, dismisses itself, and joins ranks with crime as a topic that has to be told via the strongest statement. Dr. Ahure has traced the perplexities and distresses of African human rights issues and given a passionate call for the 55 countries in the continent to send their editorials for inclusion in the project. 

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USPA NEWS: IHRC MISSION IS TO SUPPORT & DEVELOP INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION

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USPA NEWS - International Human Rights Commission mission is to support and develop international information and organizational activities, as well as through active participation in current events in Europe and around the world, support of communication platforms between governments, government programs and diplomatic missions as well as participation in their creation. 

To date, in cooperation with local organizations, the IHRC, has carried out humanitarian aid for over 236,000 people around the world. Through hundreds of our active volunteers associated in the IHRC Special Monitoring Mission, we are active in all corners of the world, running humanitarian aid programs, raising awareness and protecting human rights, and monitoring local social and political situations. 

The main objectives of the International Human Rights Commission are the Service of Humanity without cast, color and creed. The struggle against the violation of the Human Rights, bloodshed and terrorism. To provide its services for the noble cause of maintaining peace between the nations groups individuals and organizations. To set up seminars and conferences on international issues of Human Rights, peace, democracy, education, health, child labor, women rights, against terrorism and narcotics or drugs trafficking. 

To further strengthen our Network of Peace & Humanity across the Globe, International Human Rights Commission is looking for the Inspirational & Influential Personalities with their achievements & success in the field of Education, Climate Change, Humanitarian Activities, Human Rights, Poverty Elevation, Social & Humanitarian Work, Cultural Activities or in the field of Medicines to represent IHRC as AMBASSADOR OF PEACE from each representative country of IHRC. 

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Secretary-General's remarks to the International Day of Peace student observance   

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We usually look at peace from the point of view of the conflicts between human beings. Peace is not only the absence of war; it is the creation of the conditions of harmony in the way people live with each other to allow for conflicts not to exist. But today, we have a special Peace Day, because it is not only about peace among people, it is also about peace between people and nature. Peace between people and the planet.

The truth is for now more than one century, we have been at war with our planet. We have been undermining what is the planet in which we are supposed to live and the planet in which - I am seventy years old, you are a little bit younger, but I also have grandchildren and I want to make sure that the planet in which they will live will be at least as positive to life, to human beings as is today’s planet. But this is not guaranteed. What we are doing today in the world severely undermines the health of nature, the health of our planet. We are at war with nature and the problem with nature is that nature strikes back. Nature is angry. Nature doesn’t forgive. When attacked, nature strikes back. And nature is striking back. I was in the Bahamas last week, and you have probably heard the news; in one island that had been absolutely devastated by winds [of] more than two hundred miles per hour that stayed there for more than one full day. The storm was moving just one kilometer per hour. It was staying, staying, staying and killing people and destroying houses and trees and everything. 

Nature is angry. We need to make peace with nature and the fact that we are not making peace with nature and the fact that nature is angry is also creating more conflict among people. If you go to one region in Africa, the Sahel, south of the Sahara Desert, you’ll see that climate change is accelerating drought and desertification. You have farmers and herders that have been in harmony for centuries, but now because of the lack of water and the lack of pastures, the herders are forced to move more and more into the areas where farmers have their own activities, and this is creating conflict between the two groups. As they also belong to different ethnic groups and sometimes different religions, this gets involved into a pattern of conflict in the region and it helps the spread of terrorism in the Sahel becoming a threat to us all because terrorism, as you know, [is] today universal. So, peace with nature is the theme of this universal day of peace because it is essential to be in harmony with nature and because it is also an important factor to strengthen the possibility of peace among human beings. We will have a Climate Summit on Monday and the international scientific community has been very clear. We need to make sure that the temperature at the end of the century will not rise by more than 1.5 degrees, and that means we need to have carbon neutrality. Net zero carbon emissions. We will still have some emissions, but we need the forests to sink carbon, and with other effects to compensate it. 

We need in the middle of the century, in 2050, to be neutral and for that we need to do huge transformations, in the way we farm the lands, in the way we move, in the way we power our societies or develop our energy and also in the many of the things we do in our lives. So, what is extremely important to see today is that even if governments are still lacking political will, even if we are still unable to make full peace with nature, there is a huge hope in what the youth is doing all over the world. And the youth is clearly telling my generation that we need to change course and that we need to do it now. And it is saying it in a very strong way. So, your presence here today like the millions who all over the world are demonstrating today in favour of peace with nature, your presence here today is very important for our work. 
I thank you very much for being here with us and I wish you to be very, very clear when you talk to your friends, when you talk to your parents, when you talk to the leaders of your communities: you want peace with nature because without peace with nature we will not be… well, we will be doomed and your generation will suffer even more than my generation. So, your leadership is essential to make sure that my generation does the right thing and there is still a lot of resistance to overcome. I count on you. All the best. Good luck in your very committed engagement towards peace - peace among people and peace with mother nature. StatementsLatest Statements
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UNA-USA (News): Kathy Calvin wrote Amb. Dr. Bou-Said 

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The Office of the Amb. Dr. Haissam Bou-Said (ME Commissioner and Advisor to the UNOG Affairs in Geneva) released a press on a formal letter received by his office from the President/CEO of the United Nations Foundation Mrs. Kathy Calvin mentioning  her believe that real change happens when she work together, along with Dr. Bou-Said`s care about climate change, poverty, inequality, and a host of other issues humanity faces. 

Mrs Calvin added that she couldn’t let you miss out on this essential moment, happening in the coming days, to solve the world’s greatest problems.

Mrs. Calvin informed the office to check out Amb. Bou-Said guide to the UN General Assembly today, and should check it again in the coming next week, It’s where she’ll update him on some of the most influential discussions and how he can add his voice to those conversations. The actions and decisions global leaders make at the UN will shape the world we live in. 

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A third of young people polled by UN, report being a victim of online bullying 

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Around one-in-three young people across 30 countries say they have been bullied online, while one-in-five report that they have skipped school because of it. Those are some of the key findings in a new poll released on Wednesday by the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the UN Special Representative on Violence against Children.

Speaking out anonymously through the youth engagement tool U-Report, almost three-quarters of young people also said social networks, including Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and Twitter, are the most common place for online bullying.“Connected classrooms mean school no longer ends once a student leaves class, and, unfortunately, neither does schoolyard bullying”, said UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore. “Improving young people’s education experience means accounting for the environment they encounter online as well as offline.”Via SMS and instant messaging, young people were asked a series of questions about their experiences of online bullying and violence, including who they thought should be trying to end it.Some 32 per cent of those polled believed governments should end cyberbullying, 31 per cent put the onus on young people themselves to stop the harassment and 29 per cent cited internet companies as bearing the chief responsibility.“One of the key messages that we can clearly see from their opinions is the need for children and young people involvement and partnering” said Najat Maalla Mjid, UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Violence against Children. “We are in this together and we must share the responsibility in partnership.”

The poll results also challenge the notion that cyberbullying among classmates is something unique to wealthier schools.To help end online bullying and violence, UNICEF is calling for authorities to:Implement bullying and cyberbullying policies.Establishment national helplines for children and young people.Advance ethical standards and practices among social network providers.Collection of better, disaggregated evidence about children and young people’s online behaviour to inform policy and guidance.Teacher and parent training to address cyberbullying and bullying, particularly for vulnerable groups.For example, 34 per cent of respondents in sub-Saharan Africa said they had been a victim of online bullying. And some 39 per cent said they knew about private online groups inside the school community, where children share information about peers for the purpose of bullying.#ENDviolenceAs part of UNICEF’s campaign to #ENDviolence in and around schools, children and young people from around the world drafted a Youth Manifesto in 2018, calling on Governments, teachers, parents and each other to help end violence and ensure students feel safe in and around school – including calling for protection online.“All over the world, young people in both high and low-income countries are telling us that they are being bullied online, that it is affecting their education, and that they want it to stop,” said Ms. Fore. “As we mark the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, we must ensure children’s rights are at the forefront of digital safety and protection policies.”More than 170,000 13 to 24 year-olds participated in the poll through the youth engagement tool U-Report, including young people from Albania, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Ecuador, France, Gambia, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Iraq, Jamaica, Kosovo, Liberia, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Moldova, Montenegro, Myanmar, Nigeria, Romania, Sierra Leone, Trinidad & Tobago, Ukraine, Vietnam and Zimbabwe.

 

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The International Committee of Human Rights in Geneva counting 1089 dead in Syria in four months ... 

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The Office of the Middle East Commissioner for the International Commission on Human Rights and its advisers to the United Nations Affairs in Geneva, Ambassador Dr. Haitham Abu Said, told the International News Agency for Human Rights that during the eight years mentioned by the High Commissioner Michel Bacholet about the failure of the dialogue between the Syrian authority and the opposition is a reality. This is due to numerous external interventions by countries directly involved in the conflict.Ambassador Abu Said noted that there is great concern about the fighting that has been going on for months in Idlib and the escalation of hostilities, which led to the death of one thousand eighty-nine people 1089 civilians, including five hundred and seventy-two men (572) and two hundred and thirteen women (213) and three hundred Four children (304) and 51 medical facilities were also assaulted.

Ambassador Abu Said concluded that it is now required to stop the shameful acts against humanity and to formally request by the High Commission for Human Rights to all countries involved in the Syrian arena to stop and withdraw all its elements without delay or time to stop the waterfall of the armed groups and restore sovereignty. To all Syrian territory, so that all violations that have occurred since the beginning of the events will be cleared and also include the accountability of the countries that have been immersed in the Syrian quagmire and caused serious damage to the people and the reason for their displacement and exploitation of ugly and shameless. 

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Ambassador Dr. Haitham Abu Said (Geneva): The Israeli authorities are demanded the immediate opening of Sheikh Hussein crossing to the Druze sheikhs

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Ambassador Dr. Haitham Abu Said (Geneva): The Israeli authorities are demanded the immediate opening of Sheikh Hussein crossing to the Druze sheikhs.

He warned all those behind the ban and put it in the policies adopted in the Middle East in order to put the Druze pay the price of policies of some politicians working within a certain kind.

Ambassador Abu Said concluded that he informed the international authorities from where he is today in this regard in order to assume their responsibilities, which may result from this prohibition by the Israeli authorities.


السفير الدكتور هيثم ابو سعيد (جنيف): طالب سلطات الإسرائيلية بفتح فورا معبر “الشيخ حسين” أمام مشايخ الدروز

طالب السفير الدكتور هيثم ابو سعيد مفوّض الشرق الأوسط في اللجنة الدولية لحقوق الإنسان ومستشارها لشؤون الأمم المتحدة في جنيف السلطات الأمنية الإسرائيلية فتح معبر الشيخ حسين في على الحدود مع الأردن من أجل السماح لمشايخ الدروز من زيارة أقاربهم في سوريا، حيث يتم بشكل سنوي تنظيم الزيارات لملاقاة أهلهم في مقام النبي هابيل كتقليد سنوي.

وحذّر كل من يقف وراء هذا المنع وزجّه في خانة السياسات المعتمدة في الشرق الأوسط من أجل وضع الدروز يدفعون ثمن سياسات بعض رجال السياسة التي تعمل ضمن كيدة معيّنة. 

وختم السفير أبو سعيد أنه بلّغ من حيث تواجده اليوم المراجع الدولية في هذا الشأن من أجل تحمل مسؤولياتها مما قد ينتج عن هذا المنع من قبل السلطات الإسرائيلية.



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 اللجنة الدولية لحقوق الإنسان ترى أنه بات الأوان لوقف إسرائيل إعتداءاتها على لبنان وسوريا والعراق

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أشار مفوض الشرق الأوسط للجنة الدولية لحقوق الإنسان ومستشارها لشؤون الأمم المتحدة السفير الدكتور هيثم بو سعيد في مقابلة لوكالة الأنباء الدولية لحقوق الإنسان أن ما حصل في الآونة الأخيرة من إعتداءات إسرتئيلية في الشرق الأوسط وتحديداً قصفها لمواقع في سوريا والعراق وتفجير مسييرات طائرة في الضاحية الجنوبية هو أمر مرفوض وإعتداء على سيادة تلك الدول.

وأضاف أن ما حصل تحديداً في تلك الدول هو بمثابة إعلان حرب من قبل إسرائيل ومن يقف وراءها من دول ومسؤولين وعليهم تحمل مسؤوليات تلك المواقف لما لذلك من تهديد فعلي للأمن المجتمعي الشرق الأوسطي، ولكن ما يدهش أكثر من الإعتداء الإسرائيلي على أراضٍ عربية واضحة في الفعل والشكل هو المواقف التي تخرج من بعض الدول والمسؤولين العرب الذين في حقيقة الأمر يضعون أنفسهم موضع مساؤلة شعبية ما إذا كانوا فعلاً من أصحاب المبادئ التي مارستها دول العربية مجتمعة وعلى مرّ العصور لردّ العدوان الحقيقي ولوقف إسرائيل عن تماديها في إنتهاكاتها اليومية للشعب الفلسطيني. كما أن الموقف الموحد الداعم للحكومة اللبنانية من جامعة الدول العربية في تصديها لعدوان الكيان الإسرائيلي كفيلة لجعل هؤلاء إعادة النظر في مواقفهم وتصرفاتهم تجاه القضايا المركزية والمفصلية وما يحصل في الآونة الأخيرة من تهويد كل ما هو عائد للعرب والمسلمين.

وختم السفير أبو سعيد أن سوريا إنتصرت على المشروع التكفيري الذي كاد أن يأخذ المنطقة إلى مجتمع متقوقع وإرهابي، جلّ ما يقوم به هو تنفيذ المشروع للكيان الإسرائيلي بتفتيت المنطقة وإنجاح مشروع "ينون" الصهيوني الذي يؤيد ليس فقط تفتيت الدول العربية والإسلامية وإنما العالم بأسره.

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 اللجنة الدولية لحقوق الإنسان تلتقي برئيس وحدة الإعلام في المقاومة اللبنانية: الإعتداء الإسرائيلي إنتهاك وتغيير قواعد 1701

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زار السفير هيثم ابو سعيد مفوض الشرق الأوسط للجنة الدولية لحقوق الإنسان ومستشارها لشؤون الأمم المتحدة يرافقه العميد حسن بشروش المستشار للشؤون الاستراتيجية، الدكتور رياض حركة رئيس الهيئة القانونية في اللجنة، الاستاذ عصام الخطيب عضو هيئة الامانة العامة، الاستاذ يوسف الفريّج مستشار اعلامي للسفير ابو سعيد في سوريا، مسؤول المكتب الاعلامي الاستاذ علي احمد وعضو المكتب الاعلامي الاعلامية ماجدة الموسوي مسؤول وحدة الارتباط الاعلامي في حزب الله الحاج محمد عفيف في مكتبه في الضاحية الجنوبية ببيروت.

وفي سياق الحديث وضع الحاج عفيفي الوفد بالحادث الذي وقع على مبنى الوحدة الإعلامية من قبل طائرات التجسس للكيان الإسرائيلي وما أسفرت إليه التحقيقات الأولية والجاري منه. كما استنكر السفير ابو سعيد هذا الاعتداء الذي له خلفيات متشعبة وهي بمثابة خرق للقرار الأممي ١٧٠١ ودعوة صريحة لجر المنطقة الى مفترق طرق في تنظيم الصراع وربط النزاع القائم منذ آب ٢٠٠٦. 

وختم السفير ابو سعيد بتقديم الاستنكار مشيراً إلى إضافة هذا الإعتداء الى ملف إسرائيل في المنطقة، مؤكدا أن إسرائيل لا تسعى إلى السلم في المنطقة وكل تحركاتها في لبنان وسوريا ومؤخرا ً في العراق على الحشد الشعبي. 

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 COMMITTEE ON THE RIGHTS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES

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The Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) is the body of independent experts which monitors implementation of the Convention by the States Parties.

All States parties are obliged to submit regular reports to the Committee on how the rights are being implemented. States must report initially within two years of accepting the Convention and thereafter every four years. The Committee examines each report and shall make such suggestions and general recommendations on the report as it may consider appropriate and shall forward these to the State Party concerned.The Optional Protocol to the Convention gives the Committee competence to examine individual complaints with regard to alleged violations of the Convention by States parties to the Protocol.The Committee shall meet in Geneva and normally hold two sessions per year.

What is the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities? 

The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (GA resolution A/RES/61/106) is an international human rights treaty adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 13th December 2006; it opened to signatures on 30th March 2007 and came into force on 3rd May 2008 following ratification by the 20th State Party. As of February 2011, the Convention had 98 State Parties and was the first Human Rights Treaty to be ratified by a regional integration organization, the European Union. It has 147 signatories.The Convention adopts a broad categorization of persons with disabilities and reaffirms that all persons with all types of disabilities must enjoy all human rights and fundamental freedoms. It clarifies and qualifies how all categories of rights apply to persons with disabilities and identifies areas where adaptation have to be made for persons with disabilities to effectively exercise their rights and areas where their rights have been violated, and where protection of rights must be reinforced. 

 What is the Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)? 

The Committee is a body of 18 independent experts which monitors implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. The members of the Committee serve in their individual capacity, not as government representatives. They are elected from a list of persons nominated by the States at the Conference of the State Parties for a four year term with a possibility of being re-elected once (cf. Article 34 of the Convention). 

How does CRPD work? 

All States parties have to submit regular reports to the Committee on how the rights enshrined in the Convention are being implemented. States must report initially within two years of ratifying the Convention and, thereafter, every four years. The Committee examines each report and makes suggestions and general recommendations on the report. It forwards these recommendations, in the form of concluding observations, to the State Party concerned.The Committee normally meets in Geneva and holds two sessions per year. 

What is the Optional Protocol to the Convention? 

The Optional Protocol (GA resolution A/RES/61/106) which entered into force at the same time as the Convention, establishes two additional mandates for the Committee:The receipt and examination of individual complaints (please refer to the "Petitions" section on the right-hand side of the CRPD webpage).The undertaking of inquiries in the case of reliable evidence of grave and systematic violations of the Convention 

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السفير ابو سعيد تلقى اتصال من رئيس اللجنة الدينية في جبل العرب: أستنكار للأعتداءات الإسرائيلية وتأكيد على الثوابت في سوريا 

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أشار السفير الدكتور هيثم ابو سعيد مفوّض الشرق الاوسط للّجنة الدولية لحقوق الأنسان في تصريح خاص لوكالة الأنباء الدولية لحقوق الإنسان أنه تلقّى اتصال هاتفي من رئيس اللجنة الدينية في السويداء الشيخ فضل الله نمّور بحث فيه الأوضاع الراهنة في سوريا عموماً والسويداء خصوصاً. وأكد الشيخ نمّور على مسار الطائفة الموحدة الدرزية مع الخط الاستراتيجي الذي ينتهجه الرئيس د. بشار الأسد والجيش العربي السوري، مشيرا ان تاريخ جبل الدروز عصيٌّ عن المؤامرات ولا يمكن لاحد أو أي جهة تغيير مسار الطائفة التي رسّخها الأقدمون. 

كما تباحثا في موضوع البيان الصادر بتاريخ ٢٣ آب ٢٠١٩ الذي أشار الى الحرم الديني والاجتماعي بالبعد والطرد والهجر على كل من يثبت تورطه في أفعال خارجة عن القانون والعادات والتقاليد، وعملا بالعرف العشائري المعتمد في الجرائم المتعددة والخيانات وتعريض أهل الملّة لخطر، شرط أن يعود عن ذلك أصحاب الشأن ممن تجاوز الحدود. وفي المقابل شكر السفير أبو سعيد المسعى الذي ينتهجه سماحة الشيخ فضل الله نمّور مؤكداً أن ما يراه غالبية المشايخ الأفاضل هو مكان ترحيب وتأييد ولا يمكن لأهل الملّة نقضه أو تجاوزه لما للمشايخ والاجاويد من بوصلة واقعية ورؤية حكيمة عبر العصور لتلافي الفتنة وتعريض المجتمع لخطر من قبل مجموعات مأجورة ذات محسوبية خارج الخصوصية المتبعة عند أهل التوحيد. 

 وحيا السفير ابو سعيد الهيئة الدينية برئاسة الشيخ نمّور ومساعده الشيخ مهدي نعيم والهيئة الروحية التي تسهر على تصويب الإعواجاج الذي يسعى إليه البعض لأخذ أهل السويداء في غير إتجاه وسلخهم عن واقعهم الإجتماعي. وختم السفير ابو سعيد بالاشارة الى ان الصواريخ الإسرائيلية امس على جنوب العاصمة السورية والطائرتان فوق الضاحية في بيروتجمستنكر ومًدان ويدل على الخسارة التي مُني بها في المعارك التي يخوضها الجيش السوري في المناطق وخصوصاً بعد سقوط خان شيخون ومورك وغيرها من المناطق الحساسة والاستراتيجية على يد الجيش والقوات الرديفة، لما لهذه المدن من أهمية عسكرية كان يُعوّل عليها الإسرائيلي في تغذية عملائه في المناطق التي ترتبط مع مدن رئيسية وتسهّل حركتهم من اجل القيام بالأعمال الإرهابية ضد الشعب السوري، كما يدل على محاولة ضخ معنويات للمجموعات المسلحة المنهارة والمشهد الميداني خير دليل. ونبّه المسؤولون العرب من خطورة الوضع في المنطقة وما قد تصل إليه اذا ما تمادت بعض القوى السياسية الإقليمية في تبني وجهات نظر لا تتوافق مع المسار العام للقاعدة الشعبية العربية والإسلامية التي تشكل جبهة رفض واسعة تجاه بعض الحكام في دولهم. 

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السفير الدكتور هيثم ابو سعيد: التدخلات الاميركية في لبنان ستفتح مجالات لتدخلات أخرى 

في مقابلة لوكالة الأنباء الدولية لحقوق الإنسان أكّد مفوض الشرق الأوسط للجنة الدولية لحقوق الانسان ومستشارها لشؤون الأمم المتحدة السفير الدكتور هيثم ابو سعيد أن التدخلات الحاصلة اليوم في الشأن السياسي اللبناني وآخرها التدخل الأميركي المباشر هو خرق للمواثيق الدولية وخاصةً الإعلان الخاص بتعزيز الأمن الدولي والذي إعتمد بموجب قرار الجمعية العامة للأمم المتحدة رقم 2734 (الدورة 25) المؤرخ في 16 كانون الأول (ديسمبر) 1970، وسيما البند الثاني الذي يحتّم عدم التدخل في الشؤون التي تكون من صميم الولاية القومية لدولة ما، وفقاً للميثاق، إلا في الحالات الانسانية الصارخة التي تقوم بها الدولة مع النازحين او اللاجئين أوشعوبها. 

 وتابع السفير ابو سعيد أن التدخلات في السياسات الداخلية اللبنانية لم تجدي نفعاً لأي من الأطراف السياسية بل على العكس كانت النتائج دائما سيئة، والتداخلات أودت الى تشنجات بين الفرقاء نتيجة الإملاءات. وحول سؤال عن الملفات الاخيرة أشار السفير ابو سعيد أنه إلتقى رئيس الأعلى لمحكمة التمييز ومجلس القضاء الأعلى القاضي جان فهد الذي أكّد وجوب فصل السلطات خصوصا فيما يتعلق بالقضاء والأجهزة الأمنية. 

 وفي السياق المتصل أكد السفير أبو سعيد أن هذين الجهازين هم اليوم الركيزة الأساسية في إستدباب الاستقرار على كل الصعد والمندرجات، والمسّ أو الضغط أو تسييسه يأخذ لبنان الى الهاوية وعلى الكل إستدراك الأمر قبل فوات الاوان. 

 وختم البيان أن في لبنان التوازنات السياسية هي الحاكمة وهذا أمر يُعتبر سيف ذو حدين ، إذ في كثير من الأحيان هناك تعدي على الحقوق والقوانين نتيجة التركيبة القائمة، حيث في مجمل الدول المتقدمة هناك مولاة تعمل في الحكومة والمؤسسات الخدماتية، والمعارضة تكون في مجلس النواب والأحزاب السياسية التي لم تتمثل إما في الحكومة او المجلس البرلماني، وهكذا يستقيم العمل وليس بالتركيبة السياسية الموجودة اليوم في الحكومة اللبنانية، لا وإلا ما جدوى النتائج التي فرزتها الإنتخابات النيابية اذا كانت لن تُصرف فيما ذكرناه ضمناً. 

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