SAHR is deeply concerned by the action of the Government of India against the Lawyers Collective

South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), a regional network of human rights defenders, is deeply concerned about the filing of a First Information Report (FIR) against the Lawyers Collective (LC) alleging violations of the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 2010, (FCRA). The Lawyers Collective released a statement on 18th June 2019…

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Reprisals | Submission: Reprisals against Maldives Human Rights Commission violate freedom of expression

In October 2016, ISHR filed a communication with the UN’s Human Rights Committee on behalf of Ahmed Tholal and Jeehan Mahmood, former Commissioners of the Human Rights Commission of the Maldives (HRCM), to highlight the Maldives’ failure to ensure their right to share information freely with the UN without reprisal. Click here for the…

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