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Meaningful and constructive engagement and interaction between AICHR and CSOs

Posted on: 20 May, 2015

AICHR looks forward for more meaningful and constructive engagement and interaction with civil society organisations (CSO)s through the adoption of Guidelines on the AICHR’s Relations with Civil Society Organisations. The guidelines is aimed to further strengthen ASEAN cooperation in the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms.

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Press Release: 18th Meeting of the AICHR, 6 – 9 May, Jakarta, Indonesia

Posted on: 9 May, 2015

The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) convened its 18th Meeting in Jakarta from 6 to 9 May 2015. The Meeting had extensive discussions on many issues including the drafting of AICHR’s Five Year Work Plan for the period 2016 – 2020 and AICHR’s Priority Programmes for 2016, as well as the implementation of activities to be conducted this year, such as the AICHR Workshop on Human Rights Obligations Relating to the Environment and Climate Change, the Regional Workshop on the Role of Youth in Promoting Human Rights in ASEAN, and the First ASEAN Symposium & Dialogue on the Role of the Judiciary in the Promotion & Protection of Human Rights in ASEAN.


Public Debate: “ASEAN Human Rights Mechanism Post-2015 – An Indonesian Perspective”

Posted on: 4 May, 2015

More than one hundred (100) key national stakeholders – coming from relevant government agencies, academe, media, civil society, and members of the  diplomatic corps gathered in Erasmus Huis on Tuesday, 21  April 2015. It was for a Public Debate entitled “ASEAN Human Rights Mechanism Post-­2015 – An Indonesian Perspective”, which was organized by the Representative of Indonesia to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR), and supported by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.