At FORUM-ASIA, we employ a range of strategies to effectively achieve our goals and create a lasting impact.

Through a diverse array of approaches, FORUM-ASIA is dedicated to achieving our objectives and leaving a lasting imprint on human rights advocacy.

Who we work with

Our interventions are meticulously crafted and ready to enact tangible change, addressing pressing issues and empowering communities.

Each statements, letters, and publications are meticulously tailored, poised to transform challenges into opportunities, and to empower communities towards sustainable progress.

Multimedia Stories

With a firm commitment to turning ideas into action, FORUM-ASIA strives to create lasting change that leaves a positive legacy for future generations.

Explore our dedicated sub-sites to witness firsthand how FORUM-ASIA turns ideas into action, striving to create a legacy of lasting positive change for future generations.

Subscribe our monthly e-newsletter

7th Asian Regional Human Rights Defenders Forum

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin


From 14-16 November 2016, the Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) together with its Sri Lankan members Inform Human Rights Documentation Centre and Law and Society Trust (LST), will host the 7th Asian Regional Human Rights Defenders Forum, in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The Forum is a biennial meeting where women human rights defenders (WHRDs) and human rights defenders (HRDs) from Asia and beyond gather to look into patterns and trends of violations, but also review and brainstorm on more effective protection policies and mechanisms. The theme for this year is ‘Towards Effective Protection for Human Rights Defenders/Women Human Rights Defenders: Self Reflection and Moving Forward.

Follow FORUM-ASIA’s Facebook and Twitter to get live updates from Colombo.