November 16, 2022

Malaysia: Gap in election manifestos on commitments to respect civic freedoms

CIVICUS, the global civil society alliance, calls on all parties contesting the upcoming elections to strengthen commitments to respecting and protecting civic freedoms. Despite…
November 09, 2022

Thai officials must drop all the ongoing prosecutions under the Emergency Decree

CIVICUS and various civil society organisations have written a letter expressing concern over the use of the Emergency Decree to restrict human rights and…
October 25, 2022

Myanmar: civil society groups raise concern over ASEAN’s approach to the ongoing human rights crisis

To: ASEAN Leaders H.E. Sultan Haji Hassanal Bolkiah Mu’izzaddin Waddaulah, Prime Minister of Brunei DarussalamH.E. Hun Sen, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of CambodiaH.E.…
October 25, 2022

Public Development Banks can’t drag their feet when it comes to building a sustainable future

A coalition of civil society organisations is demanding public development banks (PDBs) to take radical and innovative steps to tackle human rights violations and…
October 25, 2022

Joint Letter to Secretary-General António Guterres on his visit to Vietnam

Mr. António Guterres Secretary-General United Nations UN Headquarters, S-3800 New York, NY 10017 Re: October visit to Vietnam Dear Secretary-General, We are writing ahead…
October 18, 2022

India: Concerns around the judicial harassment against Oxfam India

Mr. Amit ShahUnion Minister of Home Affairs of IndiaMinistry of Home AffairsGovernment of India Dear Excellency, We are writing to you to convey our…
October 15, 2022

Letter to UK Foreign Secretary on Salma al-Shehab

CIVICUS and other civil society organisations call on Rt Hon James Cleverly to address the treatment of political prisoners in Saudi Arabia who have…
October 03, 2022

Global civil society alliance urges Human Rights Council members to support debate on Uyghur abuses…

Global civil society alliance, CIVICUS is urging UN Human Rights Council member states to do the right thing by voting in support of a…