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Webinar: Business and human rights amid COVID-19 response ‒ Risks and protection of human rights defenders & ensuring their participation in recovery
28 May 2020 3:38 pm

An online discussion on ‘Business and human rights amid COVID-19 response: Risks and protection of human rights defenders & ensuring their participation in recovery’ Click here to register and secure a seat! The COVID-19 pandemic has not only created a global health challenge, but also increased pressure and risk on human rights defenders, journalists, environmental, [ Read more ]

Webinar: Protection of Women’s and Children’s Rights in COVID-19 – Responses from South Asian Countries
22 May 2020 2:49 pm

An online discussion on the ‘Protection of women’s and children’s rights in COVID-19: Responses from South Asian Countries’ Across the world, people have witnessed a spike in cases of domestic violence and how gendered norms of unpaid care work have been reinforced in the face of lockdowns–South Asia is no exception. What challenges and risks [ Read more ]

Webinar: Redefining and strengthening human rights activism and development work in the context of COVID-19 in South Asia
18 May 2020 3:41 pm

An online discussion on ‘Redefining and Strengthening Human Rights Activism and Development Work in the Context of COVID-19 in South Asia’ ‘Redefining and strengthening human rights activism and development work in the context of COVID-19 in South Asia’ discusses the impact of the pandemic on one of the most populous and densely populated regions in [ Read more ]

Webinar: Seeing the Invisible and Forgotten Amidst the COVID-19 Crisis
11 May 2020 4:31 pm

COVID-19, Peace and Human Security: SEEING THE INVISIBLE AND FORGOTTEN AMIDST THE COVID19 CRISIS Impact on Conflict-Affected, Displaced and Marginalised Communities, and on the Conflict Dynamics in the ASEAN Co-organised by FORUM-ASIA, Initiatives for International Dialogue (IID), the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict (GPPAC) Time: 2 – 4pm (GMT +7) Date: 15 May [ Read more ]

Webinar: Will Human Rights Survive COVID-19? Navigating human rights during and after the pandemic
4 May 2020 10:52 am

An Online Discussion on ‘Will Human Rights Survive COVID-19? Navigating human rights during and after the pandemic’ Co-organised by FORUM-ASIA, iDEFEND, PAHRA, and CIVICUS Time: 3 – 5 pm (GMT +7) Date: 8 May 2020 Click to register! A link to the webinar will be emailed to registered participants ahead of the discussion. Speakers: Susan [ Read more ]

Webinar: Children and Youth during COVID-19: Their Rights and as Human Rights Defenders
27 April 2020 12:48 pm

An Online Discussion on ‘Children and Youth during COVID-19: Their Rights and as Human Rights Defenders’ Co-organised by FORUM-ASIA, Child Rights Coalition Asia (CRC Asia), and the ASEAN Youth Forum Time: 2 – 4pm (GMT +7) Date: 29 April 2020 Click to register! A link to the webinar will be emailed to registered participants ahead of [ Read more ]

Webinar: A Feminist Assessment of the ASEAN Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
16 April 2020 2:31 pm

An Online Discussion on a Feminist Assessment of the ASEAN Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Co-organised by FORUM-ASIA and the Asian-Pacific Resource & Research Center for Women (ARROW) Time: 1 – 3pm (GMT +7) Date: 21 April 2020 Click to register! A link to the webinar will be emailed to registered participants ahead of the discussion. Speakers: [ Read more ]

Webinar: The ASEAN Community and COVID-19 – An Assessment of an Infected Region’s Present and Future Conditions
9 April 2020 9:54 pm

An Online Discussion on the ASEAN Community and COVID-19: An Assessment of an Infected Region’s Present and Future Condition Time: 2 – 4pm (GMT +7) Date: 13 April 2020 Click to register! Speakers: Dr. Sriprapha Petcharamesree, Former Thai Representative to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) and Programme Chair, SHAPE-SEA H.E. Yuyun Wahyuningrum, Indonesian Representative [ Read more ]

Webinar: Human Rights Situation of the COVID-19 Response in ASEAN
3 April 2020 1:00 pm

An Online Discussion on the Human Rights Implications of COVID-19 Responses in ASEAN States Time: 2:00-4:00 pm (GMT +7) Date: Tuesday, 7 April 2020 Click to register! RSVP by 10am (GMT +7), 7 April 2020 A link to the webinar will be emailed to registered participants ahead of the discussion. Speakers: Dr. Nymia Pimentel Simbulan, [ Read more ]

Webinar Series: The Status of Human Rights in the Time of COVID-19 Pandemic in Southeast Asia
10:59 am

FORUM-ASIA, and its partners Solidarity for ASEAN Peoples’ Advocacy and SHAPE-SEA, are proud to present a six-part webinar series throughout April and May 2020 on: The Status of Human Rights in the Time of COVID-19 Pandemic in Southeast Asia. In the ASEAN region, confirmed cases have surpassed 10,000. As the spread of the virus increases [ Read more ]