Category: General Press Statements

Statement addressed to the SAARC heads of state by members of South Asians for Human Rights on the occasion of the SAARC summit meeting at Kathmandu, Nepal from 26 – 27 November 2014

South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), a regional human rights organisation, meeting at Kathmandu is committed to promoting and protecting human rights, peace, democracy and justice in all countries of this region. We believe that the situation of human rights and the threat to peace, secularism and democracy are of serious concern to the regional civil society. In particular the...

SAHR Statement on International Women’s Day 2013

8th March 2013 South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), a regional network of human rights defenders, joins the messages of solidarity expressed throughout the world to mark International Women’s Day on 8th March 2013. This year, the UN theme for International Women’s Day is “A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women”, one that is...