UN – Death of Asma Jahangir, Special Rapporteur for human rights in Iran (11 February 2018)

We were deeply saddened to learn of the death of Asma Jahangir, UN Special Rapporteur for human rights in Iran and former Special Rapporteur for the freedom of religion or belief.

France offers its condolences to her family and loved ones.

Internationally renowned for her commitment, Ms. Jahangir stood as an example for all those who defend and promote human rights.