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Thailand: immediately end harassment and intimidation of human rights lawyer Sirikan Charoensiri

The Royal Thai Government must immediately end its harassment and intimidation of human rights lawyer, Sirikan Charoensiri, the ICJ said today.

July 2, 2015

Sri Lanka: concrete benchmarks needed to demonstrate progress on justice and accountability

The ICJ today joined other organisations in urging Sri Lanka and the international community to measure progress against three key tests before September 2015,  to assess the Government’s willingness towards establishing a credible and transparent justice and accountability process.

July 2, 2015

Civil society declaration on Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir’s visit to South Africa without arrest

The statement has been endorsed by more than 100 civil society groups, including the ICJ, with representation in more than 25 African states, following Omar al-Bashir’s travel to South Africa from June 13-15.

July 1, 2015

UN Human Rights Council: Egypt and others’ initiative to “protect the family” bodes ill for family members’ human rights

Joint statement by the ICJ and Amnesty International after a group of States, led by Egypt, proposed a resolution on “protection of the family” at the ongoing 29th regular session of the UN Human Rights Council.

July 1, 2015
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