Jordan fulfills its human rights obligations — Awamleh

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AMMAN — Jordan is considered one of the leading countries in fulfilling its international obligations in the field of human rights, said Prime Ministry’s General Coordinator of Human Rights Nather Al-Awamleh.اضافة اعلان

Hala News reported that the comment came during a workshop on international human rights concepts and mechanisms held on Friday.

The workshop was organized by the office of the Government’s Coordinator for Human Rights in the Prime Ministry, in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates, the Danish Institute for Human Rights and the UNHCR’s Resident Coordinator Office.

Awamleh said that the government’s coordinator office has prepared a plan that balances between the recommendations of the UN’s Universal Periodic Review, the national comprehensive plan for human rights, and the sustainable development objectives.

To ensure follow-up on the recommendations and their intersection with the subsidiary activities and main objectives of the comprehensive national human rights plan accepted by Jordan and pledged to work on.

He explained that the intersection of those recommendations with the plan’s main objectives was 88 percent, and the intersection of those recommendations with the subsidiary activities of the national human rights plan was 79 percent.

He noted that the most important intersection was with the focus on civil and political rights, economic, social and cultural rights, and the rights of the most vulnerable groups.

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