Category Archives: AICHR and ACWC

WC’s follow-up letter to ACWC on19th Feb CSO Dialogue

APWLD and Women’s Caucus representatives who attended 19th February CSO Dialogue drafted a follow up letter to ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC). The Dialogue which was on on the implementation of … Continue reading

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Singapore Consultation on ASEAN key documents

26th Oct, Singapore, Maruah, WC Singapore member MARUAH, organized one day ‘Consultation on Key Documents of ASEAN’. Attended by 50 participatns from various Civil Society organizations, the consultation saw discussion on: a) ASEAN Charter b) The Three Community Blueprints c) … Continue reading

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WC Reiteration Letter on DEVAW/VAC to ACWC

Women’s Caucus on 13 June made its submission to ASEAN Commission for the Promotion and Protection of Rights of Women and Children (ACWC) highlighting on the specific issues related to the drafting of ELimination of Violence against Women and Violence … Continue reading

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WC Letter to Foreign Ministers on the AHRD (27 Sept. 2012)

The Women’s Caucus makes an appeal to the foreign ministers to omit “public morality” from the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration (AHRD). It also urges the ministers to integrate women’s human rights, make the draft AHRD public and delay the AHRD’s … Continue reading

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MEDIA RELEASE: Malaysia maintains “public morality” in the ASEAN human rights declaration; SEA Women to appeal again to foreign ministers

PRESS RELEASE – 13 September 2012 Contact persons: PH/TH/ Secretariat: Nina Somera, nina@apwld.org, +63 9395499654 (PH) +66 8116210732 (TH), +63 9218122066 (PH), ID: Rena Herdiyani, rena_herdiyani@yahoo.com, +62812982014732 Photo by Nur Judy Abdullah, Council of Social Welfare, Brunei Darussalam Malaysia continues … Continue reading

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MEDIA RELEASE: Women’s NGOs in SEA oppose “public morality” in the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration

PRESS RELEASE – 10 September 2012 Contact persons: PH: Jelen Paclarin, jelen.paclarin@gmail.com, +63 9175273377 ID: Rena Herdiyani, rena_herdiyani@yahoo.com, +62812982014732 TH/ Secretariat: Nina Somera, nina@apwld.org, +66 8116210732 (TH),  +63 9218122066 (PH), +63 9395499654 (PH) Photo by Nur Judy Abdullah, Council of … Continue reading

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Women’s Caucus and other CSOs regroup for ACWC-CSO dialogue

by Nina Somera, APWLD In time for the 5th Meeting of the ASEAN Commission for the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children, national and regional civil society organizations especially those working on women and children collectively … Continue reading

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