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Andaman Sea humanitarian crisis demands regional response centered on human rights

Representatives of 17 countries gathering in Bangkok on 29 May to discuss the humanitarian crisis involving thousands of Rohingya and Bangladeshis adrift in the Andaman Sea must adopt a regional response that complies with international human rights law and standards, said the ICJ today.

May 27, 2015

Southern and Eastern Africa Workshop on human rights legal accountability of business enterprise

The ICJ is organizing this workshop from 3 to 5 June 2015 at the Imba Matombo Lodge in Harare, Zimbabwe. The meeting will bring together legal practitioners, judges and prosecutors involved in human rights legal accountability of business enterprises.

May 26, 2015

Vietnam: release Tran Huynh Duy Thuc

The ICJ signed a joint statement together with 35 other national and international NGOs calling for the immediate release of Vietnamese blogger Tran Huynh Duy Thuc.

May 24, 2015

Letpadaung convictions taint the legal system in Myanmar

An opinion piece by Vani Sathisan, ICJ International Legal Adviser, and Hayman Oo, ICJ Legal researcher, in Yangon.

May 22, 2015
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