|SEANF Holds 8th Annual Meeting in Manila|
The South East Asia National Human Rights Institutions Forum (SEANF) consisting of the National Human Rights Commission of Indonesia [Komisi Nasional Hak Asasi Manusia (Komnas HAM)], the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia [Suruhanjaya Hak Asasi Manusia Malaysia (SUHAKAM)], the Commission on Human Rights of the Philippines (CHRP), the National Human Rights Commission of Thailand (NHRCT), and the Provedor for Human Rights and Justice of Timor Leste (PDHJ), held the 8th Annual Meeting of SEANF in Quezon City, Philippines on 18 – 19 October 2011. The Chairpersons of the members of SEANF, together with their respective technical officers and staff, participated during the two-day event.
The objectives of the meeting were to discuss the updates on previous joint projects, deliberate on the proposed projects per thematic issues, agree on proposed organization development activities of SEANF, and discuss pressing regional human rights issues.
The meeting was concluded with several agreements made by the five (5) NHRIs in the region and the turn-over of chairmanship from the CHRP to the NHRCT.
Please click file below to read the Concluding Statement during the 8th Annual Meeting