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From Our Member Balay Alternative Legal Advocates for Development in Mindanaw (Balaod Mindanaw), The Philppines – Arrest of alleged child traffickers
2 October 2020 1:25 am

Arrest of alleged child traffickers Human trafficking and online sexual exploitation have greatly advanced in making human beings as a commodity especially in this rapidly globalized world. This monstrosity is an organized crime of the perpetrators and its customers. They must pay the price from gaining profit of the victims. KASO commends the arrest of two alleged human traffickers — [ Read more ]

From Our Member Think Centre, Singapore – Think Centre condemns impending execution of Syed Suhail bin Syed Zin
17 September 2020 2:33 pm

Singapore: Think Centre condemns impending execution of Syed Suhail bin Syed Zin 17 September 2020 As dawn breaks on 18 September, Singaporean, Syed Suhail bin Syed Zin, will be executed by the State. His impending execution is a grim reminder that Singapore’s factory of death has never ceased. The execution is a tragic irony and [ Read more ]

From Our Member Cambodian League for the Promotion and Defense of Human Rights (LICADHO), Cambodia – Release Imprisoned Activists and End Crackdown Against Young Cambodians
9 September 2020 12:28 am

Release Imprisoned Activists and End Crackdown Against Young Cambodians September 9, 2020 – We, the undersigned civil society groups, condemn the arrests of seven young activists over the past few days, and call for all charges against those imprisoned to be dropped immediately. We urge the government to end its campaign of fear and repression [ Read more ]

From Our Member Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC), Nepal – Press statement concerning the impact of the pandemic caused by the Coronavirus 
4 September 2020 3:55 pm

Press Statement The impact of the pandemic caused by the Corona Virus is increasing day by day in Nepal. Till August 15, 2020, the number of deaths due to COVID19 disease reached to 102 and the number of infected persons reached to 26,019. Information and data collected through the INSEC’s district representatives from all 77 [ Read more ]

From Our Member Equality Myanmar, Myanmar – Rights of the child in Myanmar: 3rd Cycle UPR
30 August 2020 1:34 pm

RIGHTS OF THE CHILD IN MYANMAR: 3RD CYCLE UPR Myanmar Child Rights Coalition (MCRC) is a reporting task group of NGO Child Rights Working Group. NCRWG consists of 50 local and international child rights organisations and aims to fulfil the rights of children in Myanmar through strengthening the cooperation and collaboration between government, institutions, and [ Read more ]

From Our Member Jagriti Child and Youth Concern Nepal (JCYCN), Nepal – Youth for Social Transformation
18 August 2020 1:10 pm

“Youth for Social Transformation”, Intensive Discussion Program on the Occasion of IYD 2020 Successful 13th August 2020 On the occasion of International Youth Day, an intensive discussion program on “Youth for Social Transformation” was held via zoom. The Minister of Youth and Sports, Honorable Jagat Bishwokarma, was the chief guest for the program with Mr. [ Read more ]

From Our Member Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights and Rule of Law (KIBHR), Kazakhstan – Human rights impact assessment of the COVID-19 response in Kazakhstan
14 August 2020 1:15 pm

Human rights impact assessment of the COVID-19 response in Kazakhstan A briefing paper published by International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR) and Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights and Rule of Law (KIBHR) highlights key points on how the COVID-19 pandemic was handled in Kazakhstan from mid-March until mid-July 2020. In response to the pandemic, Kazakhstan implemented a state [ Read more ]

From Our Member Banglar Manabadhikar Surakksha Mancha (MASUM), India – July Report 2020
3 August 2020 3:23 pm

July Report 2020 Published on the 3rd August 2020 Banglar Manabadhikar Surakksha Mancha (MASUM) made 11 complaints of gross human rights violation before the relevant state authorities and different human rights institutions; especially the National Human Rights Commission during the month of July 2020. During this period we made updated complaints regarding 7 cases formerly [ Read more ]

From Our Member Think Centre, Singapore – Think Centre’s concerns on distressed migrant workers during the pandemic
31 July 2020 2:44 pm

Think Centre’s concerns on distressed migrant workers during the pandemic Think Centre expresses concern over the recent spate of incidents involving distressed migrant workers residing in purpose-built-dormitories. Migrant workers are undeniably one of the biggest groups affected by the COVID-19 since it broke out among the dormitories in early April. Early control measures involved the [ Read more ]

From Our Member Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC), Nepal – Situation of Human Rights within 3 Months of Lockdown
27 July 2020 7:08 pm

Situation of Human Rights within Three Months of Lockdown (From March 24 2020 to June 24 2020) The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has been gradually diminishing the status of human rights in Nepal. With the country seeing a gradually increasing rate of coronavirus infections – other facets of human rights have been overshadowed and under-represented. Human [ Read more ]