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CENTHRA: Towards broadening the human rights debate

The “Centre for Human Rights Research and Advocacy”, or CENTHRA, has been established by the Coalition of Islamic NGOs (NGIs) in the UPR process (MuslimUPRO) as a full-fledged “think tank” … Continue reading

April 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

Beyond COMANGO’s demands

Best-selling sociologist Ivan Illich wrote a short classic on energy problems fifty years ago, where he analyzed and proposed what he called “Energy and Equity”. By this he hoped that … Continue reading

March 1, 2014 · 1 Comment

Kenyataan Media MuslimUPRo 14 Januari 2014

Delegasi MuslimUPRo kini sedang berada di Geneva, Switzerland untuk meneruskan agenda melobi NGO-NGO Hak Asasi Manusia (HAM) dan misi perwakilan negara-negara anggota PBB menjelang penerimaan muktamad (final adoption) syor-syor kepada … Continue reading

January 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

Press Release | SUHAKAM urges Human Rights Compliance: Surrender or Enrichment?

On 27th December 2013, the Malaysian Bar issued a statement in support of the call by the Malaysian Human Rights Commission (“SUHAKAM”), and its Chairman, Tan Sri Hasmy Agam, for … Continue reading

January 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

The new ‘human rights-ism’

Anthony Julius, a Manchester Guardian columnist makes the following comment in his article “Human Rights: the new secular religion: “This new ‘human rights-ism’ accords great value to the United Nations … Continue reading

November 8, 2013 · 4 Comments

COMANGO’s siege mentality

It is now less than 8 hours before Malaysia goes under review of her human rights record in the UPR process at the Human Rights Council, Geneva. I have read an article … Continue reading

October 24, 2013 · 2 Comments

Memorandum MuslimUPRo 22 Oktober 2013

MEMORANDUM GABUNGAN PERTUBUHAN-PERTUBUHAN ISLAM DI DALAM PROSES UPR (MuslimUPRo) 22 Oktober 2013M bersamaan 17 Dzulhijjah 1434H Gabungan Pertubuhan-pertubuhan Islam di dalam Proses Semakan Berkala Sejagat (UPR) Majlis Hak Asasi Manusia … Continue reading

October 22, 2013 · 2 Comments

Notes from Geneva – 19th October 2013

From Geneva, Switzerland, I bid you Assalamu’alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh. Alhamdulillah, we have safely arrived via Paris Charles De Gaulle Airport, after a 13-hours flight from Kuala Lumpur. Friday afternoon was just a chance to settle down with the … Continue reading

October 19, 2013 · 3 Comments

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