[Announcement] Job Vacancies @ Forum-Asia

Job Vacancies @ Forum-Asia South Asia (SA) Programme Officer Two year contract, renewable 3 months probation at the beginning of contract A competitive salary in local currency between THB30,000 to THB38,000 depending on successful candidate’s experience and qualifications Health and accidental insurance East Asia (EA) Programme Associate Two year contract, renewable 3 months probation at…

[International] Vague and Procedural Commitments: Asian States Failed to Make the UN Human Rights Council Elections Meaningful

Vague and Procedural Commitments: Asian States Failed to Make the UN Human Rights Council Elections Meaningful (20 May 2011, Geneva/Bangkok) – The United Nations General Assembly elected 15 new member States to the Human Rights Council (Council), a 47-member intergovernmental body mandated to promote universal respect for the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms.…