Indonesia UPR Information Meeting Session on 3rd of May, 2017

On 3 May 2017, Indonesian will be examined for the third time under the United Nations’ Universal Periodic Review (UPR) mechanism. The Indonesian NGO coalition will present its response to the Indonesian government’s report and share its assessment of the human rights situation in Indonesia, including the Papua situation,  human rights defenders, past human rights abuses,…

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UN support sought to end death penalty in Indonesia

Indonesia’s human rights groups are bringing the country’s controversial capital punishment into the global spotlight after demands to abolish it back home had fallen on deaf ears. Several civil society organisations are set to present the problems revolving around the practice of the death penalty in the country when Indonesia’s human rights records are reviewed…

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HRWG Dorong Indonesia Aktif dalam Peninjauan HAM oleh PBB

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Direktur Eksekutif Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) Muhammad Hafiz mengatakan pemerintah Indonesia perlu terlibat aktif kembali dalam mendukung Universal Periodic Review (UPR) oleh Dewan Hak Asasi Manusia (HAM) PBB. Menurut dia, keterlibatan pemerintah dalam mekanisme reguler 4 tahunan itu bisa diwujudkan dalam sikap jujur dan berani mengungkap tantangan dan kendala penegakan HAM…

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