ARK Group in Bahrain
The British Foreign Office organized a visit for a delegation
of the British group, Ark, to visit Bahrain to have a closer look
at the development needs of the National Institution for Human Rights
(NIHR), and to assist it in various fields.
ARK is a British consultancy operating in the field of research,
conflict resolution, security, justice, human rights and building
institutions, media and civil society in the Middle East and North
The organization offers its services in coordination with the
British government and the governments of the European Union, the
United States and others.
NIHR’s Vice chairperson, Mr. Abdullah Al-Derazi, met a number
of ARK experts among a delegation headed by Mr. Ben Mathews, Head
of Programs Department at the British Embassy. The meeting discussed
aspects of cooperation, exchange of experiences and providing consultancy
and training programs.