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Activities Conducted by Representative of Singapore to the AICHR

Posted on: 11 April, 2014

Activities Conducted by Representative of Singapore to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR)

 

Youth Model ASEAN Conference (YMAC), 30 November 2013
As Guest-of-Honour, Ambassador Chan delivered a well-received speech on ASEAN and the AHRD at the Official Opening Ceremony of YMAC 2013. Ambassador Chan also fielded questions from an audience which included participants from the Ship for Southeast Asian Youth Programme (SSEAYP) from the various ASEAN Member States.

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Press Release: ASEAN Youth Debates on Human Rights

Posted on: 5 April, 2013

Press Release: ASEAN Youth Debates on Human Rights

(4-5 April 2013, Ateneo Professional Schools in Rockwell, Makati City, Philippines)

The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) launched the first ASEAN Youth Debate on Human Rights on April 04 to 05 held at the Ateneo Professional Schools in Rockwell, Makati City, Philippines. The event was organised by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) of the Philippines in collaboration with the Ateneo Human Rights Center (AHRC) and the Ateneo Society of International Law (ASIL).

University students from the ten ASEAN Member States participated in the two-day event bearing the theme, “Mainstreaming Human Rights in ASEAN Community-Building.” The event aimed to raise greater awareness and appreciation of human rights, as well as to promote camaraderie among the students and youth of ASEAN.

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Press Release: Intensive Learning Workshop on Women’s Human Rights for the Regional and National Secretariats to ASEAN Human Rights’ Bodies

Posted on: 22 March, 2013

Intensive Learning Workshop on Women’s Human Rights (WHR) for the Regional and National Secretariats to ASEAN Human Rights’ Bodies

18-21 March 2013, Bali, Indonesia

The ASEAN Secretariat, in collaboration with UN Women, conducted an Intensive Learning Workshop on Women’s Human Rights (WHR) for the Regional and National Secretariats to ASEAN Human Rights’ Bodies at the Hotel Santika Premiere Beach Resort Bali, Indonesia on 18 – 21 March 2013. The workshop was funded under UN Women’s Regional Human Rights Mechanisms Project supported by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) and the UN Women core fund. Kalyanamitra, a local Indonesian NGO also assisted in organising the learning workshop.

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