Hasan Shafaei elected as Independent Advisor for OMCT
The World Organization Against Torture (OMCT) has elected Hasan
Moosa Shafaei, the President of Bahrain Human Rights Monitor, as
an independent advisor for the Middle East and North Africa region.
This came after his participation in an International Symposium
of the (OMCT) on ‘Torture: Cultural, Political and Economic Relativisms:
The Clash of Convictions’, which was held in Geneva on 3-7 December
2008. the symposium discussed the obstacles which prevent countries
from complying with its international Standards and obligations.