The international fight against corruption must work in tandem with efforts to root out modern slavery since corruption is a key driver of human trafficking, the head of the world's largest anti-corruption organisation said on Thursday.
The number of reported human trafficking cases in the UAE has decreased last year, as compared to the previous three years, according to a top official.
Brigadier Ahmed Mohammed Nehkairah, head of Human Rights
Bahrain has been removed from a US human trafficking ‘watch list’ and praised for its ‘significant efforts’ in preventing the illegal practice.
The latest US State Department Trafficking in Persons Report,
If you feel like a human scream jolts the deep recesses of your brain, there's a good reason for it. That is precisely what is happening, scientists said.
Researchers who explored how the brain handles a scream said on Thursda
United Nations (UN) human rights chiefs have been accused of ignoring the terrorist threat facing Bahrain during the opening of the 29th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva yesterday (June 15).
A joint statement issue
A Bahraini human rights group said it had been targeted by anti-government hackers shortly before it was due to attend a major meeting of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC) in Geneva.
The Bahrain Human Rights Watch Soci
An outbreak of disease among Bahraini cattle that causes chronic weakness and skin lesions poses no threat to humans, officials have said.
In a move to ease fears about the country's food supply, the Agriculture and Marine Res
Bahrain is setting out major plans to combat human trafficking.
Legal measures are underway to bolster Bahrain’s efforts to combat the scourge, it was revealed, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister
A new national strategy for human rights in Bahrain is being spearheaded by parliament.
Meetings with the Foreign and Interior Ministries, the National Institution for Human Rights (NIHR), the Public Prosecution, the Interior Mini
A national hotline dedicated to helping human trafficking victims in Bahrain will soon be launched.
It will also address different complaints submitted by Bahrain's expatriate community, which makes up more than half of the po