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Recommendations for the content of a treaty on business and human rights

In a paper published today, the ICJ recommends a series of substantive elements that it considers as key to an effective treaty on business and human rights.

October 20, 2016

Thailand: ICJ workshop on use of telecommunication evidence in criminal cases

On 15-16 October 2016, the ICJ held a Workshop for justice sector actors in Thailand’s deep South on “the Use of Telecommunication Evidence in Criminal Cases” for police, special investigators, prosecutors and lawyers.

October 16, 2016

Bangladesh: ICJ condemns the execution of Asadul Islam

The ICJ today condemned the execution of Asadul Islam, leader of Jamayetul Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), a banned Islamist group.

October 16, 2016

Cease wrongful detentions in Jammu and Kashmir

Authorities in Jammu and Kashmir should end the use of the Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act (PSA) to arbitrarily detain people, including children, the ICJ, Amnesty International India and Human Rights Watch said today.

October 15, 2016

ICJ Practitioners’ Guide no. 6 on Migration and International Human Rights Law now available in Russian

The ICJ published today a Russian translation of its Practitioners Guide no. 6 on Migration and International Human Rights Law.

October 13, 2016

Pakistan: ICJ disappointed by further delay in Asia bibi’s blasphemy case

The ICJ expressed disappointment in the adjournment of Asia bibi’s blasphemy appeal and urged the Supreme Court to set a new hearing date as soon as possible.

October 13, 2016