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Pakistan: UN review highlights human rights failures

Pakistan’s third Universal Periodic Review (UPR) has drawn global attention to a number of serious human rights failures in the country, said the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) today.

November 17, 2017

Cambodia: the ICJ condemns dissolution of main opposition party

Today’s decision of the Supreme Court to dissolve the main opposition political party, the Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), has significantly heightened the human rights and rule of law crisis within the country, the ICJ said.

November 16, 2017

Turkey: training for lawyers and CSOs on rights of migrants, refugees and asylum-seekers

Today begins in Istanbul (Turkey) a two-day training for lawyers and CSO practitioners representing and working with migrants, refugees and asylum-seekers.

November 11, 2017

Pakistan: human rights record under UN scrutiny

As Pakistan is set to undergo its third Universal Periodic Review (UPR) on 13 November, the ICJ has urged Pakistani authorities to meaningfully engage with the process to improve the human rights situation in the country.

November 10, 2017
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