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  • Malicious Absconding Reports Deprive Egyptian Workers from Rights

    Photo credit: Zainab Abu Sitta. Reporter: Zainab Al Faqeer July 27th, 2020 In February 2018, Egyptian worker Fuad* went to Jordan to seek a livelihood, and his brothers Alaa and Salim accompanied him on this trip. At that time, the three of them signed a formal employment contract as workers on a farm in the

  • Farmer and Consumer: Who Benefits from High Vegetable Prices?

    Ammar Al Shuqairi Friday, June 12, 2020 During the early days of the curfew imposed due to the Coronavirus pandemic, retail and vegetable markets witnessed an increase in prices. Citizens complained about these prices through local media. The Ministry of Industry and Trade interfered and set price caps for some items, while the security services

  • My Experience with JHR – Ahmed Bani Hani

    July 9 Ahmed Bani Hani At the end of August 2019, my first human rights experience started after I submitted a proposal to cooperate with Journalists for Human Rights “JHR” and it was about the injuries of soccer players in the Jordan Professional League and clubs evading and delaying their treatment. It did not take

  • Irbid Health Centers Poor Service Harms Beneficiaries

    July 9 – Ahmed Bani Hani Umm Muhammad visits the Ibn Sina Primary Health Center, in the city of Irbid, to prescribe the monthly treatment of her 60-year-old father, who suffers from heart disease, but in many times they provide her with alternative medicines, which leave many side effects to her father, saying, “They gave

  • Increasing Drug Shortages during Coronavirus Crisis

    Hibatullah Obeidat Thursday, July 02, 2020 Eleven years after her first pregnancy, Rima, the mother of four who lives in Mafraq Governorate, discovered that she suffers from hyperthyroidism, which requires visiting Mafraq Governmental Hospital, for a monthly examination based on which the medication is prescribed and dispensed for a month. But the announcement of the

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