The Interministerial Delegate for Human Rights presents his report “Special Review on human rights protection”
For the 73th anniversary of The Universal Declaration on Human Rights, the Interministerial Delegate for Human Rights has presented on Tuesday 14 december 2021, his report relating to “special...
Morocco Re-elected to UN International Law Commission for 2023-2027
The Kingdom of Morocco was re-elected, in the person of Professor Hassan Ouazzani Chahdi, to the International Law Commission for the period 2023-2027, during the 76th session of the United...
Launch of 'Special Review' of Assessment, Communication on Allegations of Human Rights Violations
The Interministerial Delegate for Human Rights announced, Tuesday, the launch of a "special review" which aims to carry out an action of assessment and communication regarding allegations of human...
Press Release about Amnesty International Organization’s Annual Report
The Moroccan Interministerial Delegation for Human Rights (DIDH) on Thursday condemned Amnesty International’s “continued systematic campaign” against Morocco. A statement from the Interministerial Delegation said that Amnesty International’s campaign against Morocco “violates the rules” the...
The Visit of the Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance to Morocco
Upon an official invitation of the Kingdom of Morocco, Ms. E. Tendayi Achiume, the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance visits Morocco in the period between December 13th and 21st, 2018. This visit falls within Morocco’s con...
Press Release Regarding the Publication of a HRW document entitled “Morocco: Torture Suspicions Mar Mass Trial Verdicts”
Moroccan authorities have taken knowledge of Human Right Watch organization (HRW)’s publication, dated November 30th, 2018, six months after the verdict rendered by the Court of the First Instance of Casablanca (June 26th, 2018) entitled “Morocco: Torture Suspicions Mar Mass Trial Verdicts”, concern...
Integration of Human Rights into Public Policies
Integrating human rights approach in public policies is one of the prior objectives defined by DIDH in its strategic action plan (2012-2016). The Department launched a cooperation program with the UNDP support on two levels:
- Supporting human rights approach in public policies.
- The enhancement of Morocco’s commitment to the United Nations’ human rights...
The institutional strengthening of the DIDH
The project entitled “Reinforcing Organizational and Technical Competencies of the Interministerial Department for Human Rights (DIDH)” is an institutional twinning project between the European Union and the Kingdom of Morocco. It aims at promotingrespect of Human Rights and consolidating Democracy in Morocco through both capacity building and institutional enhancement of...