Events

ACWC Study Visit

ACWC conducted a study tour to the United States of American in order to exchange Information and views on the protection of the rights of women and children in the U.S. and ASEAN member states. ACWC representatives met with senior government officials, members of Congress and UN Agencies, and...

4th Meeting ACWC

ACWC discussed implementation of their work plan and welcomed a new Representative from Brunei for child rights, Datin Paduka Hajah Apsah binti Haji Majid, who replaced the former Representative, Datin Hajah Adina Othman.

ACWC Dialogue with Civil Society

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Consultative Meeting with the Special Representative of the UN Secretary General on Violence against Children (SRSG-VAC) and CEDAW Committee

The Consultation provided an opportunity to exchange views on a rights-based approach to initiatives designed to prevent and address all forms of violence against children (VAC) and violence against women (VAW), in the light of international human rights standards, in particular the Convention on the Rights of the Child...

ACWC Indonesia Representative: Consultation with Civil Society Organizations

The Indonesian ACWC Representative for Women's Rights and the Ministries of Foreign Affairs (MFA) and Women Empowerment and Child Protection of Indonesia (MOWECP) initiated a dialogue with Indonesian civil society organizations. The dialogue aimed to collect inputs on the issues, challenges and recommendation around violence against women (VAW) and...

3rd Meeting ACWC

ACWC welcomed the new Children s Rights Representatives from Lao PDR and Myanmar, Mdm. Baykham Khattiya and Ms. Rupar Mya, respectively. ACWC agreed upon its Rules of Procedure and discussed implementation of its work plan. Singapore suggested the ACWC meet with philanthropists in order to raise funding for...

Experts Meeting on the Changing Workplace and Employment patterns: The Challenges and Opportunities for ASEAN Employers

This experts meeting will consider the employment-related challenges posed by ASEAN integration. A Report, based on the collective inputs into the meeting, will be produced by ACTEMP, that will provide consolidated analysis on the changes in the labour markets in the ASEAN region along with recommendations for business membership...