Regional Advocacy

Submission to the ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR)

Maritime movements of the Rohingya and recommendations to improve human rights protection for Rohingya refugees An analysis of the situation of maritime movements of Rohingya refugees in the Bay of Bengal and Andaman Sea In partnership with ALTSEAN Burma, Burma … Continue reading

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The APCRR6 application is now open!

Call for applications The 6th Asia Pacific Consultation on Refugee Rights (APCRR6) will be held from 20-22 September 2016 in Bangkok, Thailand. APCRR6 is hosted and coordinated by the Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network (APRRN). The application to participate in APCRR6 is now open. APRRN … Continue reading

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Briefing Paper for the High Commissioner’s Dialogue on Protection Challenges

Together with our members the APRRN Secretariat has prepared a briefing paper for the High Commissioner’s Dialogue on Protection Challenges, which was held from 16-17 December in Geneva. This year the Dialogue focused on ‘Root Causes’ and the briefing paper … Continue reading

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The Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network’s Vision for Regional Protection

Asia Pacific Refugee Rights Network Vision for Regional Protection   June 2014 Background The Asia-Pacific region is currently home to the largest numbers of forcibly displaced persons in the world. In spite of this, there is no coherent regional vision … Continue reading

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Open letter to the Prime Minister of Thailand

Open letter to the Prime Minister of Thailand, Yingluck ShinawatraDECEMBER 27, 2011 HE Yingluck ShinawatraPrime Minister, Kingdom of Thailand RE: Deportation of Lao Hmong Refugees Dear Your Excellency Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, We, the undersigned members of the Asia Pacific … Continue reading

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APRRN Model State Pledges

Bangkok, June 20, 2011    Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of 1951 Refugee Convention Upholding the Rights of Refugees in the Asia Pacific While commemorating the 60th Anniversary, APRRN would like to  ask the governments of Asia Pacific region to make … Continue reading

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