Special Meeting of AICHR

Implementation of the AICHR s Priority Programmes and Activities 2013. Several concept papers for upcoming workshops and trainings were adopted; among them were the Workshop on Combating Trafficking in Persons, especially Women and Children which is expected to be conducted in November 2013, the Training of the Trainers on...

ASEAN Human Rights Dialogue with the Government of Indonesia

The Government of Indonesia shared achievements and challenges regarding the promotion and protection of human rights with AICHR Representatives. All AICHR Representatives

1st Meeting of ACWC

Mdm. Kanda Vajrabhaya (Thailand) and Mr. Ahmad Taufan Damanik (Indonesia) were elected as the ACWC Chair and Vice-Chair. ACWC identified a number of thematic areas it would focus upon during its first five years: Elimination of violence against women and children; trafficking in women and children; women and children...

2nd Meeting ACWC

ACWC discussed its 5-year work plan is currently, finalized its Rules of Procedures for the Commission has been finalised. ACWC met with the Committee of Permanent Representatives to ASEAN (CPR) to update them on ACWC's work. The issue of mechanisms for ACWC to engage with civil society was also...

ACWC Expert Meeting to Develop a Study Framework on Economic Rights of Women to Land and Property in ASEAN Countries

This meeting obtained expert input on the design and implementation of a mapping of women s economic rights to land and property in the ASEAN Member States. The meeting will be followed up with production of a final study design and

6th ACWC Meeting

Exploring collaboration with ASEAN sectoral bodies. The ACWC will also engage civil society in the implementation of its projects by tapping on their expertise. For this purpose, the Meeting discussed workable mechanisms of civil society engagement in the implementation of the ACWC Work Plan.

ACWC Special Session on the Finalisation of the 5-year Work plan

ACWC finalized its 5-year work plan and discussed the establishment a mechanism for collaborating with third parties (e.g., UN bodies, regional and international organisations).

5th Meeting of ACWC

The concept papers (implementation plans) of 12 projects were discussed. During the meeting ACWC met with: - Child representatives from ASEAN Member States who shared the outcomes of the 2nd ASEAN Children's Forum held in June 2012, Singapore- 39 national and regional civil society organisations (CSOs) to...

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.