AICHR

ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights

  • Press Release: The AICHR Workshop on Regional Mechanisms: Best practices on implementation of human rights (with partial support from UN Women and Regional EU-ASEAN Dialogue Instrument)
  • Special Meeting of the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR)
  • Press Release: The AICHR Follow-Up Workshop on Post Millennium Development Goals 2015 and Human Rights
  • 16th Meeting of the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights
  • AICHR Workshop on the Sharing of Experiences on Universal Periodic Review Process among ASEAN Member States
  • AICHR Workshop on Human Rights, Environment and Climate Change

Press Release: The AICHR Workshop on Regional Mechanisms: Best practices on implementation of human rights (with partial support from UN Women and Regional EU-ASEAN Dialogue Instrument)

Posted on: 21 November, 2014

The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights held a two-day workshop on Regional Mechanisms: Best Practices on Implementation of Human Rights from 17-18 November 2014 at Eastin Grand Sathorn in Bangkok, Thailand. This Workshop was organised by the Representative of Thailand to the AICHR (H.E. Dr. Seree Nonthasoot) with partial support from UN Women and Regional EU-ASEAN Dialogue Instrument.

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Special Meeting of the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR)

Posted on: 16 November, 2014

The Representative of Myanmar, handing over the Chairmanship of the AICHR to the Representative of Malaysia, witnessed by all AICHR Representative and the ASEAN Secretariat

14 – 16 November 2014. Bangkok, Thailand.

The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) convened a Special Meeting on 14 – 16 November 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand. It is the last Meeting of the year for the AICHR under the Chairmanship of H.E. U Kyaw Tint Swe, Representative of Myanmar to the AICHR.

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Press Release: The AICHR Follow-Up Workshop on Post Millennium Development Goals 2015 and Human Rights

Posted on: 22 October, 2014

The photo shows four panelists or speakers during the AICHR Follow-Up Workshop on Post Millennium Development Goals 2015 and Human Rights

 15 – 16 October 2014, Jakarta, Indonesia

The AICHR conducted the Follow-Up Workshop on Post Millennium Development Goals 2015 and Human Rights at Four Seasons Hotel, Jakarta on 15-16 October 2014. The convening of this Workshop is line with the recommendations of the previous AICHR Workshop on Post MDGs and Human Rights which was held in Jakarta in November 2013 as well as with AICHR Priority Programmes from 2013 which has organised several activites related to the achievement of MDGs.

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16th Meeting of the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights

Posted on: 5 October, 2014

Picture of the AICHR Representatives at their 16th Meeting

Yangon, Myanmar, 3 – 4 October 2014

The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) convened its 16th Meeting, in Yangon, Myanmar on 3 to 4 October 2014. The meeting was chaired by H.E. U Kyaw Tint Swe, the Representative of Myanmar to AICHR and the Chair of the AICHR.

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Human rights and environmental protection interlinked

Posted on: 25 September, 2014

 

The above is a title to an article on the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights’ (AICHR) recent “Workshop on Human Rights, Environment and Climate Change” (13 – 15 September in Yangon, Myanmar). The article was published on the Myanmar President Office website on 14 September 2014, as well as on The New Light of Myanmar daily news on 15 September 2014. Please refer to the links below to access the article on the Myanmar President Office website or download the 15 September 2014 of The New Light of Myanmar.

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AICHR Workshop on the Sharing of Experiences on Universal Periodic Review Process among ASEAN Member States

Posted on: 20 September, 2014

Group photo of the AICHR Representative with Amb. Sihasak Phuangketkeow

19 September 2014, Bangkok, Thailand

            Lead by the Representative of Thailand, Dr. Seree Nonthasoot, the AICHR conducted a workshop on the sharing of experiences on the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) process among ASEAN Member States on 19 September 2014 in Bangkok, Thailand, supported by the Royal Thai Government. The workshop was opened by remarks by the Chair of the AICHR, H.E. U Kyaw Tint Swe, and the keynote address by Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Royal Thai Government, H.E. Mr. Sihasak Phuangketkeow.

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AICHR Workshop on Human Rights, Environment and Climate Change

Posted on: 18 September, 2014

Foreign Minister U Wunna Maung Lwin presenting his Opening Remarks at the opening of the Workshop

13 – 15 September 2014, Yangon, Myanmar

In line with the implementation of the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration (AHRD), particularly Article 28 (f), the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) organised the Workshop on Human Rights, Environment and Climate Change in Yangon, Myanmar on 13 to 15 September 2014. The activity is in line with two out of seven priorities outlined by President U Thein Sein under the ASEAN Chairmanship of Myanmar.

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