17 September 2018 Manila, Philippines MANILA — Various people’s organizations led by the Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) and Karapatan announced at a press conference today that victims of rights violations will testify before the...
Category: Women Human Rights Defenders
Women Human Rights Defenders
APWLD”s work over the past 8 years to gain recognition of the specific issues facing Women Human Rights Defenders has been a successful element of our work.
The formation of the International Women Human Rights Defenders Coalition has brought greater recognition of the needs of women HRDs in the work of mainstream human rights organisations as well as governments.
APWLD continues to host the WHRD Coalition by hosting their website and publishing and distributing WHRD Guidebook, “Claiming Rights, Claiming Justice.” The Guidebook is available on our resources page in five languages (English, Thai, Spanish, French and Arabic).
APWLD Addresses RCEP Negotiators on Gender Concerns at Stakeholder Consultation During the 23rd Round of Negotiations
23rd July, 2018 Bangkok, Thailand The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is a trade agreement between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and its six trading partners China, India, Japan, South Korea, Australia...