Morocco : Concern over rising restrictions against rights activists and journalists

Morocco / Western Sahara, Shrinking Space for Civil Society, Statement

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Yesterday evening, Tuesday March 15, our member, the Cairo Institute for Human Rights Studies (CIHRS), delivered an oral intervention before the 31st session of the United Nations Human Rights Council currently convening in Geneva.

EuroMed Rights collaborated to this intervention, together with the Committee to Protect Journalists, International Media Support and the Moroccan Association for Human Rights.

We reiterate our concern over rising restrictions against journalists, freedom of expression advocates and freedom of association in Morocco.

Read the text of the oral intervention here.