Monthly Archives: July 2012

CSOs make some inroads on VAW & VAC with ACWC

by Wint Thiri Aung, APWLD. Photo by Joko Sulistiyo, Kalyanamitra (Indonesia) On its 5th meeting, the ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC) opened a session for both regional and national civil … Continue reading

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MEDIA RELEASE: Strike out “public morality” from the AHRD draft, SEA women urge AICHR

CONTACT PERSONS Cambodia: Thida Khus, thida_khus@silaka.org, +85512838464 Indonesia: Rena Herdiyani, rena_herdiyani@yahoo.com, +628129820147 Thailand/ Secretariat: Nina Somera, nina@apwld.org, +66811621073 (for interviews with resource persons) Strike out “public morality” from the AHRD draft, SEA women urge AICHR Erturk, CEDAW experts ask AICHR … Continue reading

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Now in Bahasa Indonesia: WC Submission on the AHRD

The Women’s Caucus submission on the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration is now available in Bahasa Indonesia. The submission was translated by Kalyanamitra. PDF file here The original English version was submitted to AICHR on 21 October 2012, as a result … Continue reading

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WC Letter to ASEAN’s foreign ministers on the AHRD

In time for the meeting between the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) and the foreign ministers of ASEAN member states during the latter’s ASEAN Ministerial Meeting in Phnom Penh, Cambodia last 8 July 2012, the Women’s Caucus urged … Continue reading

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