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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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BANGLADESH: Violence against women on the rise amid COVID-19 and rampant impunity

A Joint Statement by the Asian Federation Against Involuntary Disappearances, Asian Human Rights Commission, International Federation for Human Rights and Odhikar on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 2020 Dhaka/ Hong Kong/ Manila/Paris, 24 November

INDIA: अनुच्छेद 32, सुप्...

विजय शंकर सिंह आजकल न्यायिक क्षेत्र में संविधा

INDONESIA: Interview Regarding Progress of Local T...

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) wishes to inform you about an interview with the Commissioner of Aceh Truth and Reco

INDONESIA: How serious is the Government in implem...

On 25 September 2015, the General Assembly of the United Nations (UN) adopted a Resolution entitled “Transforming our W

INDIA: Morning knock at Anchor’s door exposes th...

By Avinash Pandey A morning knock at the door of one of the most popular and powerful anchors of India. A 40-member strong po

INDONESIA: Relationship Between Investigator And P...

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC), a regional human rights organization in Asia and the Indonesian Court Monitoring So

SRI LANKA: Proposed Constitution will enhance exis...

By Basil Fernando Why is there a need for a constitutional change? Is it to make the already bad situation worse? Or is it to

INDONESIA: Lecture by Mr. Basil Fernando with Indo...

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) wishes to inform you about a lecture on International Law and judiciary reform in In

BANGLADESH: Stop Intimidating Activists, Victims...

The Bangladesh authorities should end the ongoing harassment and threats against activists, human rights defenders, and the

INDONESIA: Monitoring Report on the Police Dealing...

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC), a regional human rights organization in Asia and the Federation of the Commission f

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