President of the Human Rights Commission (HRC) Dr. Awwad Al-Awwad has commended the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on its continued efforts and activities in protecting and promoting human rights.
According to him, the World Bank report ranked the Kingdom as the top reformer and top improver among 190 economies that it covered.
Dr. Al-Awwad said that the Kingdom made such achievements under the leadership of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman who introduced a lot of reforms, development, change and modernization of all state facilities, the foremost of which is human rights.
He said that in the past three years, 60 reform-related decisions dealing with human rights as well as 22 decisions pertaining to women empowerment have been made.
“Among the foremost of these reforms is the launch of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030, which focuses on the human being as the center of development, and includes human rights goals.