India Human Rights Council Protection of Minority Groups Sept. 2011

The Advocates for Human Rights in collaboration with the Indian American Muslim Council (IAMC) and Jamia Teachers Solidarity Association submitted a joint stakeholders report to the United Nations Human Rights Council for consideration during the second Universal Periodic Review of India in 2012. The submission addresses India’s failure to comply with its international human rights obligations to protect members of minority groups. In particular, the submission calls attention to serious problems with the treatment of Muslims in India.