ASEAN ACCOUNTABILITY ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Meeting with officials at the West Wing.

Meeting with officials at the West Wing.

At State Department

At State Department

Public Hearing with Cong. James McGovern, Co-Chair of Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission

Public Hearing with Cong. James McGovern, Co-Chair of Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission

Meeting Assistant Deputy Scot Marcel- State Department-16/09/15

Meeting Assistant Deputy Scot Marcel- State Department-16/09/15

Members of Parliament from Cambodia, Malaysia, and Myanmar visited New York and Washington, DC, this week as part of an advocacy mission organized by ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR). In discussions with US policymakers and UN representatives, APHR members stressed the importance of standing up for democracy and human rights in Southeast Asia. They also discussed their recent fact-finding mission to Myanmar and their concerns about the human rights situation as elections approach. http://aseanmp.org

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