The Bar Human Rights Committee (BHRC) urges the President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, President Hassan Rouhani, to ensure that the new Iranian Charter for Citizens’ Rights (‘the Charter’) unambiguously guarantees access to fundamental rights to all living within the country and acts as a roadmap for legal reform with human rights at its heart.

Access the statement here

Access the Report of the BHRC on Human Rights in Iran and the Draft Citizenship Rights Charter here. To be read in conjunction with the statement.