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From Our Member Komisi untuk Orang Hilang dan Korban Tindak Kekerasan (KontraS), Indonesia – #MeiBerkabung Comics
23 May 2022 3:00 pm

To commemorate 23 years since the Trisakti shootings tragedy, KontraS with comic illustrator, Agah Nugraha Muharam, launched a comic series depicting the devastating Indonesia history. The month of May is remembered every year as one of the historic months for Indonesia, because it is filled with various political and violent events in the course of [ Read more ]

From Our Member Informal Sector Service Centre (INSEC), Nepal – Preliminary Report- Local Level Election- 2022
13 May 2022 3:12 pm

Local level elections have been held in all the districts of the country today (May 13, 2022). In some of the local levels of Dang and Kapilvastu, the polling has been postponed due to the death of the candidates. The election has been completed in 751 local levels and in some of the wards people’s [ Read more ]

From Our Member Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP), The Philippines – TV program “Dapat All! Human Rights for All” on environmental defenders
28 April 2022 1:42 pm

Task Force Detainees of the Philippines (TFDP) was featured TFDP TV program “Dapat All! Human Rights for All” broadcasted at CLTV Channels with segment on protection of environmental defenders. Alongside the campaign for the protection of #HumanRights Defenders (HRDs), through the human rights education program of the Task Force Detainees of the philippines are continuously [ Read more ]

From Our Member Cambodian League for the Promotion and Defense of Human Rights (LICADHO) – Spotlight on 10 Imprisoned Unionists in Cambodia
1:28 pm

The 10 human rights defenders (HRDs) whose profiles are outlined below are leaders and members of the Labour Rights Supported Union of Khmer Employees of NagaWorld (LRSU). The unionists are all former employees of NagaWorld, a highly profitable, Malaysian-owned casino with an exclusive operating license in Phnom Penh. These men and women are currently imprisoned [ Read more ]

From Our Member Defence of Human RIghts, Pakistan – Campaign on enforced disappearance of Sajid Mehmood
1:20 pm

FORUM-ASIA member Defence Of Human Rights & Public Services Pakistan launched a campaign for a case of the enforced disappearance of Sajid Mehmood. 6 years later, his daughter, Aymun, shared her diary and drawings depicting her struggle and fight to seek justice and truth, documented in the video. Aymun’s despair for her father’s release is [ Read more ]

From Our Member Safety and Risk Mitigation Organization (SRMO), Afghanistan – Civic Space Quarterly Report 2022 Jan-Mar
18 April 2022 12:38 pm

Civic space in Afghanistan is shrinking week by week. The clampdown on criticism of all kinds has deepened in the first quarter of 2022 as the Taliban seeks to re-establish itself in power. The most intolerant factions within the leadership appear to be setting the agenda. Cases of serious human rights violations and suppression of [ Read more ]

From Our Member Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights and Rule of Law (KIBHR) – Letter of Solidarity for Yerzhan Yelshibaev
15 April 2022 3:19 pm

Yerzhan Yelshibaev lived in Zhanaozen, a city in western Kazakhstan, located in the center of Kazakhstan’s oil-rich region. At the same time, the unemployment rate in Zhanaozen remains one of the highest in the country. In the wake of the general dissatisfaction of Zhanaozen residents with this situation, Yerzhan acted as one of the initiators of [ Read more ]

From Our Member Community Self-reliance Centre (CSRC), Nepal – Reflection 2021
24 March 2022 4:00 pm

Community Self-reliance Centre (CSRC) launched Reflections 2021, its flagship report highlighting major results and learning of mainly land and agrarian rights campaign facilitated by CSRC in 2021 following its organizational strategy 2020-2025. The shared results are also the collaborative efforts of different actors involved in supporting this campaign. CSRC focused to work with local governments, [ Read more ]

From Our Member The Safety and Risk Mitigation Organization (SRMO), Afghanistan – State of Human Rights Defenders in Afghanistan 2021
23 March 2022 6:26 pm

The Safety and Risk Mitigation Organization (SRMO)’s latest annual report, the State of Human Rights Defenders in Afghanistan 2021, is based on information gathered by the organisation during the 2021 from different sources including the human rights defenders (HRDs) and women human rights defenders (WHRDs) who directly came into contact with the organization or were [ Read more ]

From Our Member Law and Society Trust (LST), Sri Lanka – Whither the Ground Beneath Her Feet
8 March 2022 3:31 pm

  Hear from voices from the ground in Polonnaruwa District, Sri Lanka, about the current situation regarding the gender-discriminatory Land Development Ordinance reforms.   Whither the Ground Beneath Her Feet is produced by Law and Society Trust.