ASIA: NEGLECT & LOSS (Number 02)

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Neglect and loss is a newsletter containing reports and commentaries on current problems in several Asian countries. Today, we are issuing the second newsletter in this series. The purpose of the newsletter is to highlight many forms of unnecessary human suffering imposed on ordinary people in these countries due to the neglect of authorities to carry out their basic duties and functions to ensure protection for the people.

The current issue contains the following:

NEPAL: Covid -19 and governance, collapse of a conscience
Human dignity and livelihoods
SRI LANKA: Covid-19 & The Constitution
SRI LANKA: Won the “War” but Lost the Law
Why do Sri Lankan police officers torture suspects?
Institutional theories about the use of torture
Treatment of the lower ranks by higher ranking police officers

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Document Type : Announcement
Document ID : AHRC-ANM-011-2021
Countries : Asia,
Issues : Administration of justice, Democracy, Right to health, Right to life,