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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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