‘In Harm’s Way: Women Human Rights Defenders in Thailand’, a new report jointly released today by the Observatory, Protection International (PI), and the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD), documents 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).
Press Release: Asia Pacific Women Human Rights Defenders Express Solidarity With Marawi and Mindanao
15 June 2017 Chiang Mai, Thailand Women human rights defenders from various countries of Asia and the Pacific gathered at a regional solidarity event held earlier this week on 12th June in Thailand to...