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The Asian Human Rights Commission

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) was founded in 1984 by a prominent group of jurists and human rights activists in Asia. The AHRC is an independent, non-governmental body, which seeks to promote greater awareness and realisation of human rights in the Asian region, and to mobilise Asian and international public opinion to obtain relief and redress for the victims of human rights violations.

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INDONESIA: Increasing Authority of the Prosecutor’s Office in the Revision of the Prosecutor’s Law is in fact a Breaking of the Law

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) supports the Commission for the Disappearances and Victims of Violence (KontraS), a prominant national human rights organization and the Murder Victims and Research Foundation 1965-1966 (YPKP 1966), a national organization established by victims and families

INDONESIA: A Mama Shot in Intan Jaya, Proves that ...

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) condemns the shooting incident allegedly carried out by members of the Indonesian Na

INDONESIA: Allegation of torture against inmates a...

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAM Urgent Appeal Case: AHRC-UAC-015-2021 November 23, 2021 —&

INDONESIA: Allegation of torture against inmates a...

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAM Urgent Appeal Case: AHRC-UAC-014-2021 November 15, 2021 —&

ශ්‍රී ලංකා: නව ව්&#...

The Asian Human Rights Commission wishes to share with you the following video The making of the new constitution is now bee

INDONESIA: A police officer who slammed a student ...

On Wednesday, October 13, 2021, a video with a duration of approximately 45 seconds circulated, which once again showed the b

BANGLADESH: Sweeping Empowerment of Executive Auth...

Bangladesh’s incumbent Government is about to adopt a new law titled “Personal Data Protection Bill” (PDP Bill). Citi

INDONESIA: Men who allegedly stole a mobile phone ...

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Urgent Appeal Case: AHRC-UAC-013-2021  October 27, 2021 ̵

SRI LANKA: Legal and Societal Consequences Arising...

(Issued on 27 October 2021, 31st annual commemoration of the disappeared in Sri Lanka.) A statement on enforced disappearance

SRI LANKA: Beware: The Third Readymade Constitutio...

Professor G.L. Peiris has announced that the drafting process of the Constitution is over and that the text is ready. He said

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