Foundation Statement Bahrain Human Rights Network BHRN February 7, 2013

Member organizations and societies of BHRN listed as follows:
Bahrain Youth Society for Human Rights (BYSHR), Bahrain Centre
for Human Rights (BCHR), Bahrain Society for Human Rights
(BHRS), Bahrain Rehabilitation and Anti-Violence Organization
(BRAVO), The European-Bahraini Organization for Human Rights
(EBOHR) and Hope Defenders.

Declare that BHRN will work under common vision and goals to
enhance democracy and principles of freedom and human rights.
The mission of BHRN is to coordinate between the members for
the purpose of observing, documenting and monitoring humanrights violations, establishing consolidated database and
highlighting human rights violations in Bahrain.
In the view of such vision and goals, members of BHRN are
setting joint mechanisms in accordance with the international
standards in the field of human rights work.
BHRN will be responsible for issuing joint statements and reports
and establish database on human rights violations.
Members of BHRN do not intend to create a new human rights
entity or organization, rather, a joint effort between Bahraini human
rights organizations and societies.
BHRN will start working by means of a specific mechanism of
observation which will be announced on the coming 14the of
February, a day marking the second anniversary of protests
outbreak. All human rights violations will be monitored and
statements will be issued to highlight the status of human rights.
BHRN has held a number of founding meetings, adopted its by-
laws and assigned Hasan Jaber as its coordinator.
BHRN will be online through its website and other accounts in
social networking websites.
BHRN hopes to find sound cooperation with international
organizations and society as well as media in order to achieve its
vision and goals to protect and enhance human rights in Bahrain.