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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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SRI LANKA: Peaceful Protesters Face Attacks, Reprisals, and Arbitrary Detention

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Urgent Appeal Case: AHRC-UAC-004-2022 October 21,  2022 ———————————– SRI LANKA: Peaceful Protesters Face Attacks, Reprisals, and Arbitrary Detention ISSUES: Arbitr

INDONESIA: A university student in North Halmahera...

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Urgent Appeal Case: AHRC-UAC-003-2022 October 12, 2022 —

BANGLADESH: Government Must Stop Hate Campaign aga...

Bangladesh Government must stop its hate campaigns against the Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances (WGEID

INDONESIA : The non-judicial settlement team for p...

A few weeks ago, President Joko Widodo issued Presidential Decree Number 17 of 2022 concerning the establishment of a non-jud

INDONESIA: Stop security approach in Papua Island

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) supports Indonesian civil society organizations under the Coalition of the Civil Soc

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

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