SAHR met with Ms Aminath Eenas the President of the Human Rights Commission of the Maldives (HRCM) and Ms Aishath Afreen Mohamed, a Commissioner on 17 March 2019 during their visit to the country. The
The Maldives has applied to rejoin the Commonwealth, reversing a policy of isolation under autocratic leader Abdulla Yameen who suffered a shock defeat in September. His successor, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih,
ECONOMYNEXT – Amnesty International has called on the new Maldives government to break with the repression and human rights violations of the past, free political prisoners and allow people to
South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), a regional network of human rights defenders, strongly condemn the legalization of the Anti-Defamation and Freedom of Expression Act by The Maldivian Parliament on
Beleaguered Maldives President Abdulla Yameen is adamant that the first execution of a convict in sixty years will take place under his watch as a reiteration of Maldives’ Islamic credentials.