[Job Announcement] 2 job vacancies in Asia – deadline 29 Oct – Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

2 job vacancies in Asia – deadline 29 Oct – Business & Human Rights Resource Centre Dear friends, Greetings from Business & Human Rights Resource Centre, the independent non-profit organization that draws attention to the human rights impacts (positive & negative) of over 5100 companies worldwide, seeks responses from companies when concerns are raised, and…

[Resources] UN HRC- Participation in the reporting process, Guidelines For NGOs -CCPR

UN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE- Participation in the reporting process Guidelines For Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) “These guidelines make readily available to all NGOs the expertise which the Centre for Civil and Political Rights has accrued in the area of the reporting process. The combination of detailed practical and substantive information should make these Guidelines extremely useful in…

[Resources] Manual on human rights reporting under six major international human rights instruments -OHCHR

MANUAL ON HUMAN RIGHTS REPORTING UNDER SIX MAJOR INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS INSTRUMENTS UNITED NATIONS Geneva, 1997 The promotion of the respect for human rights is one of the essential purposes of the United Nations. The commitment to “promoting and encouraging respect for human rights and for fundamental freedoms for all with out distinction as to…

[Event] Likas-Yaman Caravan – SOS-Yamang Bayan

Likas-Yaman Caravan    All submissions are republished and redistributed in the same way that it was originally published online and sent to us. We may edit submission in a way that does not alter or change the original material. Human Rights Online Philippines does not hold copyright over these materials. Author/s and original source/s of…

[Event] Invitation for Democracy and Human Rights Exhibit – CYAN

INVITATION FOR DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS EXHIBIT Greetings of Solidarity! The Center for Youth Advocacy and Networking (CYAN) is a non-stock, non-profit youth-led institute that works for the empowerment of youth organizations towards an enabling environment of active citizenship, alternative politics and progressive reforms. This coming July 30 – August 3, 2012, we intend to…

[Event] Flame of Courage Monument 18th Anniversary -FIND

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[Featured Site] Defending Human Rights Defenders FB page

Human Rights Defenders This group page adheres to the Declaration on Human Rights Defenders adopted by the UN General Assembly in 1998. The declaration arose from the recognition that defenders often become the target of violations and abuses because of the nature of the activities they carry out and the issues they raise. The abuses…

[Statement] Salute to the Workers as Human Rights Defenders in their Struggles for Dignity and the Right to Development-PAHRA

MAY 1 SOLIDARITY STATEMENT: Salute to the Workers as Human Rights Defenders in their Struggles for Dignity and the Right to Development The Philippine Alliance of Human Rights Advocates salutes all the workers as Human Rights Defenders in their struggles for dignity and the Right to Development. PAHRA celebrates with workers all over the world their…