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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: Stop security approach in Papua Island

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) supports Indonesian civil society organizations under the Coalition of the Civil Society for Security Sector Reform. The security approach in dealing with social and human rights problems in the Papua Island shows a bad impact towards efforts to resolve the s

SRI LANKA: Today is the international day of democ...

Today (15th September) is the international day of democracy although in Sri Lanka we are going through very painful times.

BANGLADESH: Government Must Bear Responsibilities ...

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has submitted a Written Statement to the 128th Session of the United Nations Working

ශ්‍රී ලංකා: අන්තර...

සාමකාමී උත්ගොෂකයන්ට කදුළු ගෑස් ගැසීම සහ පහරදී

නීතිය මත පාලනය හදු...

The Asian Human Rights Commission wishes to share with you the following video regarding current Sri Lankan situation. Click

SRI LANKA: Illegal arrests and illegal detentions ...

By Basil Fernando Illegal arrests and illegal detentions do not only harm individuals, they also cause irreparable damage to

INDONESIA: Result of the Selection Process of Ad H...

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has received information from the Commission for the Disappeared and Victims of Viol

ශ්‍රී ලංකා: 2022 ජූල...

The Asian Human Rights Commission wishes to share with you the following video regarding current Sri Lankan situation. Click

SRI LANKA: An emergency means nothing less than ...

By Basil Fernando A declaration of emergency means suspensions of all the laws which normally operate within a country for th

ශ්‍රී ලංකා: සාක්ෂ...

The Asian Human Rights Commission wishes to share with you the following video regarding current Sri Lankan situation. Click

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