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HRC50 Side Event | Justice for the Rohingya and All People in Myanmar

This month marks 10 years since violence broke out in Myanmar’s Rakhine State, laying the groundwork for a decade of oppression, deprivation, and violence against the #Rohingya. The military, confident there would be no consequences for its crimes, went on to carry out more brutal and organized atrocities with...

[Publication] The ASEAN Human Rights Advocacy Toolkit

The ASEAN Human Rights Advocacy Toolkit is a refined and updated version of Rights Now! A Training Manual on ASEAN Human Rights Mechanisms was published in 2010 and authored by Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (SUHAKAM) Commissioner Jerald Joseph. Given the recent developments on human rights and democracy in...

Vacancies at FORUM-ASIA

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) is seeking applicants for the following positions: Human Resources Consultant in FORUM-ASIA FORUM-ASIA is currently working on the revision of the Staff Handbook, which was last updated in 2018, to be in line with ‘ international labour standards adopted by the International...

East Asia and ASEAN Programme Manager, FORUM-ASIA

The East Asia and ASEAN Programme (EA-ASEAN) provides support for and facilitates communication and cooperation among member organisations in Southeast Asia and Northeast Asia on human rights related issues and ASEAN’s human rights mechanisms. In addition, the Programme conducts and coordinates thematic and country campaigns; documentation; capacity building; and...

Vacancies at FORUM-ASIA

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) is seeking applicants for the following positions: Human Rights Defenders (HRD) Programme Associate and Human Rights Defenders Programme Manager: FORUM-ASIA’s HRD Programme is a protection measure for human rights defenders (HRDs) including women human rights defenders (WHRD) in Asia. It seeks...

Myanmar Coup One Year On: ASEAN Must Not Fail Its Peoples

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR), Asia Justice and Rights (AJAR), CIVICUS: World Alliance for Citizen Participation, Commission for the Disappeared and Victims of Violence (KontraS), and Progressive Voice would like to invite you to an online press briefing 'Myanmar Coup...

Vacancies at FORUM-ASIA

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) is accepting applications for the following positions: Human Rights Defenders (HRD) Programme Manager FORUM-ASIA’s HRD Programme is a protection measure for human rights defenders (HRDs) including women human rights defenders (WHRD) in Asia. It seeks to facilitate a conducive environment for HRDs/WHRDs...

[Report] Going Nowhere: Fact-finding Mission Report on Indigenous Communities, Fisherfolk: Harassment, Poverty and Climate Change in Indonesia

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) and the Indonesia Legal Aid Foundation (YLBHI) are proud to present Going Nowhere: Fact-finding Mission Report on Indigenous Communities, Fisherfolk: Harassment, Poverty and Climate Change in Indonesia. This report is a continuation of FORUM-ASIA’s exploratory research designed to deepen its understanding of the...

ANNI Report 2020 on the Performance of National Human Rights Institutions

The Asian NGO Network on National Human Rights Institutions (ANNI) launched the ANNI Report 2020 on the Performance of National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs), that critically assesses the performance of NHRIs against the Paris Principles in 2020. The Paris Principles are the minimum international standards for ensuring independent, effective, and...

Human Rights in Cambodia: 30 Years After the Paris Peace Agreement

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), the Asia Democracy Network (ADN), and the Diplomacy Training Program will organize an event titled "Human Rights in Cambodia: 30 Years After the Paris Peace Agreement" on December 9, 2021, 10:00 am (Bangkok/Jakarta Time), International Day for the Commemoration and...