Menguji Komitmen Pemerintah Indonesia terhadap Perlindungan Pekerja Migran

Siaran Pers Menguji Komitmen Pemerintah Indonesia terhadap Perlindungan Pekerja Migran Menteri Luar Negeri RI, Retno Marsudi baru saja menyampaikan Pernyataan Pers Tahunan Menteri Luar Negeri pada 9 Januari lalu. Dalam pidatonya, Menlu mengatakan Pemerintah Indonesia telah melakukan upaya untuk melindungi pekerja migran Indonesia di luar negeri dengan menandatangani ASEAN Consensus on the Protection and Promotion […]

Golden Opportunity for ASEAN to Begin Recognizing Refugee Rights

Press Release Golden Opportunity for ASEAN to Begin Recognizing Refugee Rights [Jakarta, 24 January 2019] Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) appreciates the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN’s) effort in facilitating repatriation for Rohingya refugees facing persecution in Myanmar.  Earlier this week, ASEAN expressed the intent to address the issue of forced migration of Rohingya […]

Migrant labor and human rights: building connections between civil society in Japan and Southeast Asia

Managing international labor migration in an increasingly global society has emerged as a paramount challenge of the 21st century. As migration flows continue to grow worldwide, Asia has become a key region that is both the source of as well as the home to the largest number of international migrants in the world according to […]