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Business and Human Rights in Japan-ASEAN Relations in the 21st Century

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After the Second World War, Japan’s search for a guiding framework for renewed relations with Southeast Asia led to the adoption, 32 years after...   Read More

Conference Report – International Conference on National Human Rights Institutions in Southeast Asia: Challenges of Protection

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An effective national human rights institution(NHRI) requires a creative, purposive interpretation of the mandate, and a proactive approach to implementation, this was one of...   Read More

ASIA Centre Lectures on Business and Human Rights in ASEAN at Rajamangala University of Technology Phra Nakhon (RMUTP)

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Asia Centre’s Dr. Robin Ramcharan delivered a course to students at RMUTP on the political economy of human rights in the ASEAN area, from...   Read More

Asia Centre delivers lectures on Women’s Rights in China

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Asia Centre’s Dr James Gomez, delivered several key lectures at a one week course on the Study of Gender and Women’s Rights in China in Shanghai from...   Read More

Nite for Rights: A Human Rights Open Mic Platform

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Asia Centre’s first human rights open mic night was held on the 30 June 2017 with an audience of about 35 from various backgrounds...   Read More

Asia Centre’s Second Anniversary

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After two years of operations, Asia Centre cast a confident gaze at its steady growth, program development, outreach and presence in Bangkok. As a...   Read More

Asia Centre Leads Discussion on Human Rights and Conflict Prevention at ICIRD 2017

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Applying human rights principles in the development of early warning systems and indicators can bolster internal – conflict prevention processes and mechanisms. This was...   Read More

Violations by Businesses Against Human Rights Defenders An Emerging Trend

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In addition to States, increasingly the office of the UN Special Rapporteur for the situation of human rights defenders (HRDs) is using its mandate...   Read More

Asia Centre Human Rights Briefing for Georgia Tech, USA

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  Asia Centre held a briefing session on 22 May 2017, in Bangkok, for visitors from the Southeast Asia Study Abroad Program of the...   Read More

Partnership Call for 2018 International Conference on Business and Human Rights

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  Asia Centre invites expressions of interests for partnerships to convene the 2018 International Conference on ‘Business and Human Rights:  Holding Governments Accountable in...   Read More

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