International Commission for Human Rights and Religious Freedom

ICHRRF is a US-based non-profit focused on promoting human rights, religious and philosophical freedom and a polycentric worldview through continuous monitoring, education, policy research and collaboration.

Recent Papers:

Paganism, Polycentricity and Human Rights in the United States, April 2022, Carl Clemens, ICHRRF

Recent Media Articles:

The Beijing Games betrayed the Olympic mission of peace and Human Rights, March 1, 2022, Prof. Ved P. Nanda writing for the Denver Post

Inviting Applications Now:

Prof. Ved P. Nanda Fellowship Program for Human Rights

Recent Reports:

Report on the Hearings on Kashmiri Hindu Genocide, August 2022, by ICHRRF (Executive Summary)

Report on the Hearings on Human Rights Violations in Bangladesh, April 2022, by ICHRRF

The Iraqi Kurdish Migration to Europe in 2020-2021, by Dr. Heshu Rahman, ICHRRF Director of Outreach - Kurdish Communities

Politically Sponsored Persecution and Ethnic Cleansing of Indo-Caribbeans in Post-Independent Guyana, by Ravindra Dev (former Member of Parliament)

Armed Conflict and Massacre in Tigray, Ethiopia, by Kofi Sarpong (ICHRRF - African Region)

Nanda: The massacre in Ethiopia requires pressure from the US to remove Eritrean troops, Denver Post article by ICHRRF Board Member Prof. Ved Nanda

Recent Press Releases:

November 30, 2022: ICHRRF exhorts international community for global elimination of chemical weapons

November 25, 2022: ICHRRF to observe International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women

November 1, 2022: Prof. Sen Nieh joins ICHRRF as Director of Outreach for the Northeast Asian region

October 2, 2022: ICHRRF begins focus on China's repression of religious freedom and the persecution of Falun Gong

September 26, 2022: ICHRRF sounds the Alarm that Nuclear Weapons are a threat to Global Humanity

August 28, 2022: ICHRRF releases Hearings Report on Kashmiri Hindu Genocide

August 22, 2022: ICHRRF Commemorates Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief

August 6, 2022: ICHRRF mourns the unjustified repeated use of nuclear weapons in Hiroshima and Nagasaki in August 1945

July 30, 2022: ICHRRF calls to End Human Trafficking for World Day Against Trafficking in Person

July 18, 2022: ICHRRF raises alarm again over Islamist mob violence against Hindus in Bangladesh

June 24, 2022: Prof. Harilal Patel joins ICHRRF as Treasurer

June 23, 2022: ICHRRF joins the chorus of voices on International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

May 21, 2022: ICHRRF condemns Human Rights violations of minorities by Taliban in Afghanistan

May 1, 2022: ICHRRF calls upon the US Government to prevent hate crimes against the Asian and Pacific Islander community

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Disappearance of Native Canadian children from Catholic schools in Canada, by Prof. Vemsani

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Epidemic of school shootings in the US, by Dr. Yashodhan Agolgaonkar

Speaking Up - Ethnic Cleansing of Religious Minorities in Pakistan, by Ramesh Jaipal

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Human Rights violations and suppression of civil liberties in China and Hong Kong, by Prof. Sen Nieh

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Grooming gangs, State's complicity and sexual exploitation in the UK, by Carl Clemens

Speaking Up - China's repression of religious freedom and the case of Falun Gong, by Prof. Sen Nieh

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Trafficking of Persons and Slavery in WANA, by Dr. Adityanjee

ICHRRF Release - Report of Special Hearings on Kashmiri Hindu Genocide, 1989-91

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Ancient and Indigenous Cultures and their Religious Freedom, by Prof. Lavanya Vemsani

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Black Lives Matter movement and racially targeted killings in the US, by Hardam Tripathi, Esq.

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Religious conversions by fraud or deception & Human Rights violations, by Prof. Yashwant Pathak

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Western and geopolitical bias in the Human Rights movement, by Prof. Nidhi Shendurnikar

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Gender targeted war crimes and sexual atrocity

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Polycentricity and Pagan Cultures in America, by Mr. Carl Clemens

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

International Covenants Human Rights Movement and International Treaties, by Prof. Ved P. Nanda

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

History of the Human Rights movement, by Dr. Adityanjee

ICHRRF Speaking Up series:

Human Rights violations in the Ukraine, by Prof. Ved P. Nanda

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

The USCIRF as an instrument of the US State Department, by Dr. Richard Benkin

ICHRRF Speaking Up Series:

Human Rights violations of minorities by Taliban in Afghanistan, by Dr. Anarkali Kaur Honaryar

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Slavery in the 21st Century, by Dr. Adityanjee

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Global Perspective on Human Rights of Policing and Security Forces, by Carl Clemens

ICHRRF Hearing:

Kashmiri Hindu Genocide, 1989-91

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Blasphemy Laws and Violation of Human Rights of Minorities, by Attorney Hardam Tripathi, Esq

ICHRRF Symposium:

Beijing Winter Olympics 2022 and Human Rights Violations by China

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Protecting Children's Rights, by Dr. Yashodhan Agalgaonkar

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Crimes against Humanity and Extra-territorial Prosecution, by Prof. Ved Nanda

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

International Covenants Human Rights Movement and International Treaties, by Prof. Ved Nanda

ICHRRF Nanda Fellowship Training:

Women's Rights and Sexual Atrocities, by Dr. Adityanjee

Latest in the ICHRRF Speaking Up series:

The Armenia Genocide by the Ottoman Turkish Caliphate, by Mr. Taniel Toushakjian

ICHRRF President Dr. Adityanjee's statement at Cleveland, OH prayer vigil for Bangladeshi Hindus