Palestinian Centre for Human Rights
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Omar El Mukhtar St., Near Amal Hotel
P.O. Box 1328
Gaza City 29,


Contact: Raji Sourani, Director

Purpose: The Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) is an Non Government Organisation (NGO) based in Gaza City. The Centre is a non-profit company, dedicated to protecting human rights, promoting the rule of law and upholding democratic principles in the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT). The Centre was established in 1995 by a group of Palestinian lawyers and human rights activists in order to:
* Protect human rights and promote the rule of law in accordance with international standards.
* Create and develop democratic institutions and an active civil society, while promoting democratic culture within Palestinian society.
* Support all the efforts aimed at enabling the Palestinian people to exercise its inalienable rights in regard to self-determination and independence in accordance with international Law and UN resolutions.

Founded: 1995

Geographic Scope: International

Languages: Arabic

Structure: Directors, Non-Profit
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