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Calling on the CEO of Sarawak Energy and the Chief Minister of Sarawak to Respect the Rights of the Penan Affected by the Murum Dam

The Murum dam began impoundment, starting to fill a 2,750 sq. kilometer reservoir that will displace thousands of peoples and destroy priceless forest. Over 100 Penan of the Murum region are taking bold action for their rights and for the environment. They are protesting at the dam site, errecting a...
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Calling the Government of Thailand to Provide Accessible Buses for All

Thai Disability Alliance with the support of Disabled Peoples’ International Asia Pacific (DPIAP) and its 26 Members National Assembly call the Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) to provide low floor buses with manual ramp for disability. Thailand has become state party of Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities...
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Repeal All Repressive Legislation and Unconditionally Release All Political Prisoners!

Despite the releases of many political prisoners to date and President Thein Sein’s 15 July promise to release all political prisoners by the end of the year, hundreds still remain in jail. Despite the releases of many political prisoners to date and President Thein Sein’s 15 July promise to release...
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The 6th Regional Consultation on ASEAN and Human Rights

“Advancing Human Rights in ASEAN During the 2nd Term of ASEAN Human Rights Mechanisms (2012-2015)” Jakarta, 1-2 October 2013 The Regional Consultation on ASEAN and Human Rights is an ASEAN civil society initiative led by the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) and SAPA Task Force on ASEAN...