From our members

From Our Member Odhikar, Bangladesh – Three-month human rights monitoring report on Bangladesh
9 April 2021 2:34 pm

Odhikar, our member from Bangladesh, has prepared a human rights monitoring report on Bangladesh based on the human rights situation in the country in the first three months of 2021 (January-March), where it focuses on issues such as democracy and the deprivation of freedom of expression and the right to life.   For a PDF version [ Read more ]

From Our Member Maldivian Democracy Network, the Maldives – Press release on a joint letter to President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih regarding attempts to unduly influence judicial redress by the Maldivian Democracy Network (MDN)
8 April 2021 2:10 pm

Press Release 8 April 2021 Joint letter to President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih regarding attempts to unduly influence judicial redress by the Maldivian Democracy Network (MDN) A joint letter signed by 30 human rights organisations worldwide has requested the Maldives’ president, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on 7 April 2021 to provide the legal basis for the unfair [ Read more ]

From Our Member Purple Action for Indigenous Women’s Rights (LILAK), Philippines – On A brave and compassionate leader – Here’s How Myrna Duyan Touched LILAK’s Heart
3 April 2021 10:47 pm

To celebrate Women’s Month, our member from the Philippines, LILAK, is featuring inspiring stories from her heart picked indigenous women: On A brave and compassionate leader – Here’s How Myrna Duyan Touched LILAK’s Heart #IPinay #IndigenousWomenPower #LakasKatutubongKababaihan  

From Our Member People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy (PSPD), South Korea – Annual Report 2020
10:27 pm

Our member from South Korea, People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy, released its Annual Report 2020. You can find it here  

From Our Member Bytes for All, Pakistan (B4A), Pakistan – Online hatred pushing minorities to the periphery: B4A report ‘online hate speech’
2 April 2021 6:08 am

Islamabad, (29 Mar 2021):  Online hatred aiming the minority faiths in Pakistan has been pushing them to the periphery of the society; and creating impediments to contribute fearlessly and productively in the socio-economic development of a pluralistic society. Bytes for All (B4A), Pakistan’s annual hate speech report 2020 has been launched today in a webinar [ Read more ]

From Our Member Jagriti Child and Youth Concern Nepal (JCYCN), Nepal – Girls Empowerment Project
5:52 am

Gender inequality and discrimination are major concern in Nepal especially rural and peri-urban areas. Empowering women and girls and achieving gender equality are crucial to creating inclusive, open and prosperous societies. Hence, Jagriti Child and Youth Concern Nepal (Jcycn), with the support from KANALLAN has been implementing a Girls Empowerment Project in Devchuli Municipality located [ Read more ]

From Our Member Equality Myanmar, Myanmar – Joint Open Letter From Myanmar Civil Society Organizations to the UN Human Rights Council to Request the Security Council to Protect the Peoples of Myanmar
5:37 am

3 March, 2021 To: Member and Observer States of the UN Human Rights Council Subject: Joint Open Letter From Myanmar Civil Society Organizations to the UN Human Rights Council to Request the Security Council to Protect the Peoples of Myanmar Your Excellencies, We, the undersigned Myanmar Civil Society Organizations, call on the UN Human Rights [ Read more ]

From Our Member Banglar Manabadhikar Suraksha Mancha (MASUM), India – Statement on International Women’s Day & systematic impunity in India
1 April 2021 5:46 am

Mr. Fabian Salvioli (Argentina) who is the Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence stated in his message that this day reminds us that every society has the inalienable right to know the full truth about past gross human rights violations in order to provide redress to the victims, [ Read more ]

From Our Member Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK), Bangladesh – Safe Internet orientation: Increasing Digital Visibility
5:22 am

Y – Moves Project of Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) with YFC BD and YES BD, with the support from Plan International Bangladesh organised an event titled “Safe Internet orientation: Increasing Digital Visibility” at the Saint Bangladesh, Barisal premises on 15 March 2021. This event was organised on the occasion of observing the International Women’s [ Read more ]

From Our Member Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK), Bangladesh – Act Now for an Equal Tomorrow: International Women’s Day 2021
4:47 am

ASK, our member from Bangladesh, organised, jointly with the Department of Women Affairs, UNFPA Bangladesh,  together with Dhaka Tribune, with the support from the Netherlands Embassy, a cafe talk show – ‘Act Now for an Equal Tomorrow’ -, during the celebration of International Women’s Day, 8 March at Brac Centre Inn. ‘Yes to Equality’ – [ Read more ]