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From Our Member Community Self-reliance Centre (CSRC), Nepal – Reflection 2021
24 March 2022 4:00 pm

Community Self-reliance Centre (CSRC) launched Reflections 2021, its flagship report highlighting major results and learning of mainly land and agrarian rights campaign facilitated by CSRC in 2021 following its organizational strategy 2020-2025. The shared results are also the collaborative efforts of different actors involved in supporting this campaign. CSRC focused to work with local governments, [ Read more ]

From Our Member The Safety and Risk Mitigation Organization (SRMO), Afghanistan – State of Human Rights Defenders in Afghanistan 2021
23 March 2022 6:26 pm

The Safety and Risk Mitigation Organization (SRMO)’s latest annual report, the State of Human Rights Defenders in Afghanistan 2021, is based on information gathered by the organisation during the 2021 from different sources including the human rights defenders (HRDs) and women human rights defenders (WHRDs) who directly came into contact with the organization or were [ Read more ]

From Our Member Law and Society Trust (LST), Sri Lanka – Whither the Ground Beneath Her Feet
8 March 2022 3:31 pm

  Hear from voices from the ground in Polonnaruwa District, Sri Lanka, about the current situation regarding the gender-discriminatory Land Development Ordinance reforms.   Whither the Ground Beneath Her Feet is produced by Law and Society Trust.

From Our Member Women’s League of Burma (WLB) – Refugees Visit
28 January 2022 10:24 am

On 29 December, Women’s League of Burma (WLB) visited the situation of refugees. Refugees are still needed health volunteers and medicine, drinking water, food, and shelter and tents.

From Our Member Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights and Rule of Law (KIBHR), Kazakhstan – Joint statement on the 10th anniversary of the tradegy in the city of Zhanaozen
10:14 am

December 16, 2021 marks the 10th anniversary of the tradegy in the city of Zhanaozen and the village of Shetpe, when, after a months-long strike of oil workers as a result of the use of firearms by the police, according to official data, 17 people or more died and 86 were injured. In result of [ Read more ]

From Our Member Law and Society Trust, Sri Lanka – Report Research Gender Discriminatory Social Norms and Their Impact on the Rights and Freedoms of Women
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Law and Society Trust launched ‘Gender Discriminatory Social Norms and Their Impact on the Rights and Freedoms of Women’ – a report based on a participatory research carried out in the Northern Province – at the Jaffna Public Library. For the PDF version of the report, click here. For the Infographics of the report, click [ Read more ]

From Our Member People’s Solidarity for Participatory Democracy (PSPD), South Korea – Petition on sanctions on Myanmar’s oil and gas revenues
22 January 2022 1:01 pm

Oil and gas revenues are funding the Myanmar military junta and its attempted coup d’etat during which it has killed over 1,300 people and arbitrarily detained over 11,000 people. Each day the junta continues to commit grave crimes, including crimes against humanity, yet Macron and Biden take no action over oil and gas revenues generated [ Read more ]

From Our Member Bir Duino-Kyrgyzstan – Joint statement by members of the Civic Solidarity Platform and other NGOs on the alarming situation in Kazakhstan
7 January 2022 10:48 am

We, the undersigned members of the Civic Solidarity Platform (CSP) and other NGOs are extremely concerned about the tense situation in Kazakhstan. In the light of rapidly evolving events, we urge all protesters to refrain from the use of violence and the authorities of Kazakhstan to ensure that all their actions taken in response to [ Read more ]

From Our Member Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child (SPARC), Pakistan – Featured in an article on tax increase for milk for children
6 January 2022 1:07 pm

ISLAMABAD: Criticising increase in tax on milk for children, the Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child (Sparc) has urged the government to get targeted revenue by increasing tax on tobacco products. The suggestion came during a virtual post mini-budget session with journalists on Wednesday. Malik Imran Ahmed, the country head of [ Read more ]

From Our Member Imparsial, Indonesia – Featured on an Article “Military Operations in Papua is Illegal” in VoA Indonesia
11 December 2021 1:05 pm

A researcher from Imparsial, Hussein Ahmad, said that the military operation carried out by TNI troops was illegal because it was not in accordance with Article 7 Paragraph 3 of Law Number 34 of 2004 concerning the TNI. The military operation is also considered to have encouraged human rights violations in Cenderawasih Earth. Hussein said [ Read more ]