ABOUT

The International Human Rights Centre (IHRC) is a non-profit organisation (Company Limited by Guarantee) that is registered in England and Wales - company number 10824596 – to promote the human rights of subjugated individuals, groups and communities in the Global South in general, and the Middle East and North Africa region in particular.

IHRC is made up of a team of home-based volunteers from different countries around the world, who are acting on own drive and motivation to make a difference through publications, petition writing and organizing events and various other relevant activities.

Mahmoud M.A. Abdou
Co-Founder and Director

Mahmoud has lived and studied in eight different Countries. He holds a BA in Political Science from Middlebury College, Vermont, USA, an MA in American Studies from Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany, an MA in International Law and the Settlement of Disputes from the UN University for Peace, Costa Rica, and an MSc in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science in London, United Kingdom. He is currently a PhD candidate at the University of Warwic, Coventry, United Kingdom and most recently he worked as an Operations Advisor at the Geneva-based Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor. His  CV is available here.

Raed Al-Bilbaisy 
Co-Founder and Director

Originally from Gaza Strip, Palestine, Raed is now based in London, United Kingdom. He holds a masters in Politics & International Relations from Kingston University in the United Kingdom and a BA in Political Science from Al-Azhar University in Gaza. 

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