International Commission of Jurists says Govt. must respect Constitutional procedures

Calls for upholding of commitments to human rights accountability  The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) yesterday called upon the Government of Sri Lanka to abide by the Constitution and its international obligations in peacefully resolving the current political crisis, and for all political leaders to commit to respect for human rights and…

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‘Transgender community experiencing social exclusion’

Leaders of rights organisations have said the transgender community was experiencing social exclusion in Pakistan that resultantly translates into increased vulnerability and limited social and economic advancement and urged the government to implement laws on women protection. These views were expressed by participants of a stakeholders’ consultation on “human rights…

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