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Posts Tagged ‘16th ASEAN Summit’ (5 found)

First Press Release of the ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children

The ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC) was inaugurated on 7 April 2010 in Ha Noi, Viet Nam, in the occasion of the 16th ASEAN Summit. The establishment of the ACWC is aimed at, among others, promoting the well-being, development and participation of women and children in ASEAN […]

June 16, 2011  •  By ASEAN Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children  •  Tags: , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

President wants non-governmental elements involved in ASEAN Summit

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said the government would involve all national components in the organization of the ASEAN Summit in 2011 to make ASEAN community-based […]

December 18, 2010  •  Tags: , ,  •  Read more ➤

ASEAN All Talk, No Action on Burma

ASEAN held their 16th Summit this past week in Hanoi, Vietnam, where they discussed enhancing economic cooperation and inaugurated the Commission on the Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Women and Children (ACWC). The ASEAN leaders were also forced to discuss the issues of Burma’s human rights situation under the military regime and it’s manipulation of the electoral process in the lead up to this year’s polls […]

April 12, 2010  •  By Burma Partnership  •  Tags: , , , , ,  •  Read more ➤

ASEAN leaders should act over Myanmar’s appalling rights record

Myanmar’s appalling human rights record is a serious breach of the ASEAN charter and should be at the top of the agenda for Southeast Asian states attending the organization’s summit in Ha Noi on 8 April, Amnesty International said today […]

April 8, 2010  •  By Amnesty International  •  Tags: , ,  •  Read more ➤

Activists in appeal to Hanoi

Southeast Asian human rights advocates have called on Vietnam to allow them to hold activities freely during the 16th Asean Summit, scheduled to be held in Hanoi on April 8 and 9 […]

March 31, 2010  •  Tags:  •  Read more ➤