On January 2015, the Human Rights Resource Centre published “Keeping the Faith: A Study of Freedom of Thought, Conscience, and Religion in ASEAN.” The Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, and Thailand country reports have been translated to Khmer, Bahasa Indonesia, Burmese, and Thai, respectively. The original report and the translations can be downloaded below. Keeping the Faith: […]
Yangon, 15 October 2014—During the Ninth Meeting of the ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC), held from 13-15 October in Yangon, the Human Rights Resource Centre was honoured to have been granted an open session with the ACWC. Represented by its Executive Director, Mr. Marzuki Darusman, […]
Jakarta, 16 April 2014 — During the ASEAN People’s Forum/ASEAN Civil Society Conference, held in Yangon from the 21st to the 23rd of March, HRRC’s Deputy Director, Michelle Staggs Kelsall shared conclusions drawn from HRRC’s 2013 Baseline Study on Business and Human Rights in ASEAN and other on-going projects, particularly the Business and Human Rights Reporting and […]
An Interview with a Burmese lawyer taken by the Asian Human Rights Commission
How many years have you practiced as a lawyer? What kind of cases have you been working on?