Webinar

The Right to an Effective Remedy Concerning Business and Human Rights and the Role of Companies

  The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) Indonesia will host a webinar on the discussion concerning "The Right to an Effective Remedy concerning Business and Human Rights and the Role of Companies: Existing Practices, Gaps, Challenges" on 19 May 2021, at 09:30-12:30 (Jakarta/Bangkok time). This is the eighth...

Paralegals: Actors in Improving Access to Justice, Development and Public Services

Good practice and success story regarding the services provided by paralegals does not only exist in the access to justice sector, but also in the field of public services and rural development. Paralegals who are born from communities not only help in their around communities, but also take part...

Gwangju Democracy Forum 2021: Democratization Movement in Myanmar and International Solidarity

  What has happened in Myanmar is symptomatic of a backsliding democracy and rising authoritarianism occurring across Southeast Asia, with further implications of a deteriorating civic space and human rights protection in the region. Human rights groups in the region are deeply concerned about the rising cases of human rights...

ASEAN and the Myanmar Coup

  Last February, the Tatmadaw, Myanmar’s military, staged a coup d’état that saw leading members of the ruling party National League for Democracy detained and elected members of Myanmar’s parliament held in house arrest. The incident has put the spotlight once again on ASEAN, and a special summit was convened...

The Fight For Freedom in Myanmar/Burma and Hong Kong

Webinar: The Fight For Freedom in Burma/Myanmar and Hong Kong: Shared Synergies, Strategies, Alliances and Ways Forward. We are delighted to co-host this webinar with @burmacampaignuk on 12 May (Wed) at 14.00 UK time. To find out more and join us👇🏻https://t.co/pBl6SWWUAa pic.twitter.com/iwG9KlFMyl — Hong Kong Watch (@hk_watch) May 10, 2021 Hong Kong...

Attacks on Internet Freedoms Across Southeast Asia

The Asia Centre’s Dr. Gomez will join Forces of Renewal Southeast Asia's (FORSEA) Dr. Maung Zarni to discuss a shift in tactics by authoritarian regimes from internet content censorship to that of infrastructure control in Southeast Asia. The webinar will be held on May 6 (Thursday) at 4 pm...

All About AICHR: A Webinar Series

The ASEAN Youth Forum, Plan International, and AICHR Indonesia will be hosting a webinar series titled "All About AICHR," which is facilitated by the School of Advocacy for Youth on Human Rights in Southeast Asia. These sessions aim to discuss and dig deeper about AICHR, a regional mechanism in...

The Right to An Effective Remedy for Rohingya

The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) will organize a webinar titled "The Right to An Effective Remedy for Rohingya: Existing Practices, Gaps, Challenges, and Ways Forward" which will be held on May 5, 2021, from 9:30 AM to 12:00 NN (JKT/BKK Time). To register for this event, click...

Southeast Asia, Disrupted: Examining the Impacts of the Securitizaton of COVID-19

COVID-19 continues to expose and exacerbate cracks not just in public health governance, but in governing societies as a whole. Since the earliest outbreaks, we witnessed an exponential rise in inequalities and poor treatment of vulnerable individuals and groups. On top of economic emergencies, social and political crises remain...

Commemorating World Press Freedom Day 2021: Confronting the Regression of Media Freedom in SEA

The Asia Democracy Network (ADN) is inviting everyone for the report launch in regards to the State of Media Freedom in Southeast Asia. It will be held on April 29, 2021, at 3:00 PM (BKK/JKT Time) Since the pandemic started, Southeast Asia has witness much regression in media freedom and...