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Graphic: Participants in the NHRI capacity building workshop on the monitoring function of NHRIs

Consultant required for evaluation of EU-funded project: NHRI Capacity Building, Phase 1

Applications from suitably qualified consultants must be submitted by 5 June 2018

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Building momentum for NHRIs in the Pacific

08 May 2018  
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Regional partnerships to support seasonal workers

26 Apr 2018 Australia
Business
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Pacific neighbours share human rights insights

23 Apr 2018 Samoa
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APF supports Indonesian NHRI leadership team

23 Apr 2018 Indonesia

Graphic: The President of Nepal inaugurates the conference

Kathmandu Declaration sets roadmap to combat impunity

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NHRIs in South Asia have called on States in the region to review national security laws to ensure they meet international human rights standards.

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Ten thousand people to be surveyed on sexual harassment

13 Apr 2018 Australia
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Commission raises concerns over anti-fake news legislation

13 Apr 2018 Malaysia
Advocacy
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CHR begins landmark inquiry into climate change and human rights

12 Apr 2018 Philippines
Investigation
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PDHJ deploys monitors ahead of national elections

10 Apr 2018 Timor Leste
Monitoring
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NHRC condemns attack on students

10 Apr 2018 Bangladesh
Advocacy
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Consultant required for evaluation of EU-funded project: NHRI Capacity Building, Phase 1

10 Apr 2018  
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Commission to investigate religious-based violence

09 Apr 2018 Sri Lanka
Investigation
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UN supports call for human rights-based national housing strategy

04 Apr 2018 New Zealand
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​Cabinet approves draft bill for better protection of human rights

04 Apr 2018 India
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Iraqi Commission calls for government to meet demands of demonstrators

04 Apr 2018 Iraq
Monitoring
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New report finds child workers subjected to abuse

04 Apr 2018  
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Commission calls to reverse abolition of human rights decree

28 Mar 2018 Korea, Republic of
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Commission takes UPR discussion to regional areas

22 Mar 2018 Mongolia
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NHRIs showcase their work for women and girls in rural areas

21 Mar 2018 United States
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APF facilitators plan training programs for their NHRIs

20 Mar 2018  
Education
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PDHJ trains defence personnel in human rights

20 Mar 2018 Timor Leste
Education
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APF advises Fiji’s NHRI on accreditation process

19 Mar 2018  
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Innovative projects will strengthen LGBTI rights in the Asia Pacific

16 Mar 2018  
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