Events

Abolition of the Death Penalty in Malaysia and in Asia-Pacific Conference

The Anti-Death Penalty Asia Network (ADPAN) in cooperation with Ensemble contre la peine de mort (ECPM)/Together Against Death Penalty are pleased to invite you to participate in the Malaysia National Conference and Training Workshop on the “Abolition of the Death Penalty in Malaysia and in Asia-Pacific” on 21 to...

15º International Human Rights Colloquium

The 15th International Human Rights Colloquium invites members of non-governmental organizations, activists from different movements, and agents of social transformation for a collective reflection on our role in the current and defiant global context, which has severely threatened rights and freedoms. The 15th International Human Rights Colloquium invites members of...

2nd Regional Consultation Meeting of ACSC/APF 2017

Dear everyone, Solidarity greetings! You are invited to attend the 2nd Regional Consultation Meeting on April 27-29 in Manila, Philippines to move forward the preparation of our ACSC/APF 2017 in July. Your participation in this meeting to represent your country or your regional processes is deemed important. Kindly register by clicking the...

The assassination of Ko Ni and Myanmar’s faltering national reconciliation

The coldly calculated assassination of Muslim lawyer Ko Ni at Yangon's Mingaladon International Airport on 29 January appalled the world, not least because of the shocking image of him cradling his grandson at the time. A taxi driver was also killed during the capture of the killer. The assassination of...

First Regional Consultative Meeting (RCM 1) – ACSC/APF 2017

First Regional Consultative Meeting (RCM 1) - ACSC/APF 2017 When : February 15 - 17, 2017 Where : Manila, Philippines First Regional Consultative Meeting (RCM 1) - ACSC/APF 2017 When : February 15 - 17, 2017 Where : Manila, Philippines Interim Secretariat of ACSC/APF 2017

SAPA Task Force on ASEAN and Human Rights Annual Meeting 2017

The annual strategic meeting will review and assess SAPA advocacy in 2016; share and assess the current human rights situation in ASEAN region; discuss advocacy strategy for 2017 and beyond; develop collective advocacy plan for 2017 and beyond; strengthen and maintain coordination among members and partners of SAPA On 13-14...

“No. 136”: A Rohingya Photography Exhibition Bangkok, Thailand

Myanmar recognizes 135 ethnic groups within its borders. But what about the people who constitute No. 136? They are the non-existent people, those who must not be named. Photo Exhibition  | Remarks  |  Drinks and Appetizers "No. 136": A Rohingya Photography Exhibition Bangkok, Thailand Nov 29 - Dec 6 Rohingya in Bangladesh, Malaysia,...

Bangkok Pride to ILGA World: Press Conference

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex (LGBTI) persons continue to face discrimination and violence in today’s world. In Thailand, several organisations are formed to address the issue. Activists come together to voice their stand against discrimination and prejudice. Now, Bangkok is to be the destination for the world conference...

“End Crime, Not Life: Upholding Human Rights, Social Justice and Abolition of Death Penalty”

In this light, the Centre for Youth and Social Harmony (CYSH) is partnering with the Coalition for the Abolition of Death Penalty in ASEAN (CADPA) to strengthen public awareness about the inhumane cruelty and irrelevance of Death Penalty as a mode of extreme punishment in Myanmar. With eight retentionist countries...