Category: International Law

(Part 1 of 4) Faith4Rights: The Beirut Declaration, and the 18 Commitments: A “Short” Critical Review by a Muslim (Part 1 of 4)

Introduction The Beirut Declaration and the Faith4Rights are projects of the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights (OHCHR), aimed to show how the faiths in the world are also pro-human rights. To be honest I was not aware of this document until I met Mr Ibrahim Salama (head of OHCHR treaty