SAHR expresses concern over the restraints on freedoms of association and assembly in Bangladesh and Sri Lanka

South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR) is deeply concerned about restraint of freedoms of association and assembly through the use of force and intimidation in Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.  In Bangladesh, the police have effectively crushed the readymade garment factory workers’ protest for increase of minimum wage. The issue commenced…

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Government sets ground for large scale land grabs – Statement by People’s Alliance for Right to Land (PARL)

The Peoples’ Alliance for Right to Land (PARL) is a voluntary coalition of civil society organisations and individuals, working together against land-grabbing, and for the housing, land and property rights of poor and marginalised communities in Sri Lanka, since 2011. The PARL network brings together environmental, social justice, human rights,…

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