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In a statement released following the 2012 Asia-Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum (APrIGF), Southeast Asian civil society groups highlight increasing rights violations online and call for improvements to internet governance processes.

Susan Corke's remarks on Russian "soft power" before the Central and East European Coalition on July 25th.

Dr. Karin Deutsch Karlekar testifies before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission on threats to worldwide media freedom.

We, the undersigned organisations, call on the Ukrainian authorities to stop the continued harassment of TVi, the country’s only independent television channel. We also call on them to ensure that media freedom and freedom of expression are respected in Ukraine.

The UN Special Procedures Mandate Holders requests a joint statement concerning the Boeung Kak Lake human rights defenders.

A letter to the Cambodian ambassador requests observers be sent to the appeal trial of the Boeung Kak Lake human rights defenders.

Human rights groups' letter to Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton outlines priorities for the 20th session of the UN Human Rights Council.


Human rights groups condemn the raid of a workshop held by LGBTI activists in Kampala, Uganda on June 18.

More than 100 human rights groups and journalists call for an end to crimes against freedom of expression in Veracruz, Mexico.

Más de 100 grupos de derechos humanos y periodistas piden que se ponga fin a los delitos contra la libertad de expresión en Veracruz, México.