INDIA: Woeful child malnutrition persists amidst wonderful schemes

INDIA: Woeful child malnutrition persists amidst wonderful schemes

A Statement by the Asian Human Rights Commission A social justice bench of the Supreme Court of India comprising justices Madan B. Lokur and U.U. Lalit recently lambasted the government yet again for its failure in implementing welfare schemes for children belonging to the lower strata of society. The Court stressed the “mismatch” between theContinue Reading INDIA: Woeful child malnutrition persists amidst wonderful schemes

INDONESIA: Army forcibly sealing off houses in Gunung Sari, ignoring legal procedures

INDONESIA: Army forcibly sealing off houses in Gunung Sari, ignoring legal procedures

ASIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION – URGENT APPEALS PROGRAMME Hunger Alert Case: AHRC-HAC-008-2015 July 24, 2015 ——————————————————————— INDONESIA: Army forcibly sealing off houses in Gunung Sari, ignoring legal procedures ISSUES: Forced eviction, housing rights, law enforcement, violence against women ——————————————————————— Dear Friends, The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has received information regarding the sealing off ofContinue Reading INDONESIA: Army forcibly sealing off houses in Gunung Sari, ignoring legal procedures