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Postpone ASEAN Human Rights Declaration


BANGKOK, Nov 5 (The International Federation for Human Rights) – In a letter sent today to ASEAN Heads of State, leading international human rights organizations called for the postponement of the adoption of the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration, pointing out that in its current form, the Declaration falls short of existing international human rights standards and risks creating a sub-standard level of human rights protection in the region.

Original link: http://www.fidh.org/Postpone-deeply-flawed-ASEAN-Human-12372

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