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  • Roundtable Discussion on Relations Between Russia and ASEAN Explores Possible Avenues for Strengthening Ties
    25 November 2016, Quezon City– The New Era University-ASEAN Studies Center hosted a roundtable discussion on “Russia’s Bilateral and Multilateral Relationship with the Philippines and ASEAN” on 25 November.  Featured as resource speaker was Dr. Ekaterina Koldunova, Deputy Dean, School of Political Affairs and Senior Expert, ASEAN Center, Moscow State Institute of International Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia. Dr. Koldunova ...
  • HRRC and UC to Host Symposium on the Rights of the Youth in the AEC
    Jakarta, 11 November 2016—The Human Rights Resource Centre (HRRC) and the University of Cambodia (UC) will be hosting a symposium on the theme “Risks and Opportunities: The Rights of the Youth in the AEC” in the afternoon of 9 December 2016 at the UC Conference Center, UC Main Campus in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. It is envisioned that the symposium would disseminate ...
  • University of the Philippines College of Law Highlights Precarious Employment in Contemporary Economy
    8 November 2016, Quezon City—Professor Leo D. Battad, Officer in Charge of the Institute of Human Rights at the University of the Philippines Law Center, delivered the Class of 1957 Professional Chair Lecture in Government. Entitled “Precarious Employment in a Globalized World: The Case of Non-Regular Employment in the Philippines,” the lecture traced the trends in modes of production that ...
  • The Habibie Center Marks its 17th Anniversary with Discussions on Regional Issues
    Jakarta, 7 November 2016—The Habibie Center celebrated its 17th anniversary on 7 November 2016. The Habibie Center was established in 1999 as an initiative to promote democratic life and human rights in Indonesia. For the celebration, The Habibie Center held a series of events and discussions. The event begun with a discussion on “ASEAN and Refugee  Crisis: Practices, Policy, and Solution,” ...
  • AICHR Conducts Seminar on Promoting CSR and Human Rights in ASEAN
    Singapore, 4 November 2016—On 3-4 November 2016, the AICHR successfully held a seminar on Promoting Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Human Rights in ASEAN in Singapore. The seminar was a follow-up to AICHR’s Baseline Study on the aforementioned topic. It was co-organised by AICHR-Singapore and the ASEAN CSR Network (ACN),  while the Regional EU-ASEAN Dialogue Instrument (READI) Human Rights Facility ...
  • CSOs Highlight Opportunities for More Active Engagement Within ASEAN Human Rights Mechanisms
    Forum Asia Consultation
    Jakarta, 27 September 2016—FORUM-ASIA and the Solidarity for ASEAN Peoples’ Advocacies, for the ninth time, organized a regional consultation on ASEAN and human rights. Focusing on the theme “Strengthening Human Rights Protection through CSOs Participation in the ASEAN Human Rights Mechanisms,” the consultation was attended by representatives from AICHR, ACWC and ASEAN parliamentarians as well as civil society organisations from ...