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25 Nov 2016 description

Sixty organisations call on the Egyptian government to cease silencing civil society, and to allow NGOs to conduct their mandates within Egypt’s constitutional framework and in full respect of its international legal commitments to freedom of association.

11 Jun 2015 description

To Permanent Representatives of member and observer States of the UN Human Rights Council

Geneva, 10 June 2015,

RE: Addressing the human rights situation and the need for accountability for past atrocities and on-going violations in South Sudan

Your Excellencies,

27 Feb 2014 description

ALRC-CWS-25-13-2014
February 27, 2014

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
Twenty fifth session, Agenda Item 3, General Debate

A written submission to the UN Human Rights Council by the Asian Legal Resource Centre

  1. Throughout South and East Asian countries women continue to be subjected to unrestrained discrimination and violence. This includes verbal offences and intimidation, harassment, rape and sexual abuse, beating, and torture and ill treatment, perpetrated by police officers, soldiers, members of security forces, and other state actors.

03 Jul 2012 description

date: June 28, 2012
document id: ALRC-COS-20-13-2012
HRC section: Item 4, General Debate
Speaker: Ms. Juliette Thibaud

An Oral Statement to the 20th Session of the UN Human Rights Council by the Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC), a non-governmental organization in general consultative status

Thank you Madam President,

In Nepal, the dissolution of the Constituent Assembly without having produced a new constitution and growing political instability, threaten security gains and human rights, as noted by the High Commissioner this session.

26 Jun 2012 description

ALRC-PRL-002-2012

A Joint Press Release by ACAT France and the Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC)

12 Jun 2012 description

ALRC-CWS-20-07-2012

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

Twentieth session, Agenda Item 3, Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on freedom of expression and Special Rapporteur on extra-judicial killings

A written statement submitted by the Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC), a non-governmental organisation with general consultative status

06 Jun 2012 description

In a written statement during its September 2011 session, the Asian Legal Resource Centre alerted the Human Rights Council to the dangers posed to the rights of people in Myanmar by the convergence of military, business and administrative interests in new projects aimed at displacing cultivators and residents from their farms and homes.

05 Jun 2012 description

A written statement submitted by the Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC), a non-governmental organisation with general consultative status

04 Jun 2012 description

ALRC-CWS-20-01-2012

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL Twentieth session, Agenda Item 4, General Debate

A written statement submitted by the Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC), a non-governmental organisation with general consultative status

02 May 2012 description

We, the undersigned international human rights organizations, are concerned that the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) has yet to take the necessary steps to ensure that the process of drafting the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration (AHRD) is transparent and fully consultative with civil society organizations in the ASEAN region.

In a joint statement released on April 8th (full text below), over 130 local, national and regional civil society organizations across the ASEAN region called on AICHR to implement the following steps:

27 Feb 2012 description

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 27, 2012
ALRC-CWS-19-09-2012

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
Nineteenth session, Agenda Item 4, General Debate

A written statement submitted by the Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC), a non-governmental organisation with general consultative status

22 Feb 2012 description

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 22, 2012
ALRC-CWS-19-06-2012

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
Nineteenth session, Agenda Item 3, interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the right to food

A written statement submitted by the Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC), a non-governmental organisation with general consultative status

20 Feb 2012 description

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 20, 2012
ALRC-CWS-19-04-2012

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
Nineteenth session, Agenda Item 3, interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief

A written statement submitted by the Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC), a non-governmental organisation with general consultative status

22 Nov 2011 description

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 22, 2011
ALRC-OLT-008-2011

A Joint Open Letter signed by NGOs from around the world to the UN Human Rights Council

To: Member States of the United Nations Human Rights Council

Your Excellency,

22 Nov 2011 description

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 22, 2011
ALRC-OLT-007-2011

A Joint Open Letter produced by NGOs from around the world to the UN General Assembly

November 21, 2011
To: All Member States of the UN General Assembly

Dear Ambassador,