Demand to the Government of Bangladesh to Release the Garment Workers at Tube Garment Factories in B
The Commission for the Disappeared and Victims of Violence (KontraS) – a human rights non-governmental organization based in Jakarta, Indonesia – strongly condemn the detention of garments workers by Police at Tube Garment Factories in Badda, Dhaka on 6 August 2014 including the physical assault of workers, female workers, trade union leaders, human rights activists and people who are at Tuba Garment Factory to express solidarity.
10 Apr 2013 Source: NYTIMES.COM Killings Stir Questions on Indonesia Military Overhaul Soon after midnight on March 23, a group of heavily armed, masked men forced their way inside a prison near the Indonesian city of Yogyakarta and summarily executed four recently arrived detainees with gunshots to the head. 30 Des 2012 Source: TIEMPO.INFONEWS.COM Indonesia busca justicia para sus desaparecidos Hace 15 aÃ±os Haris Ashar fue detenido y torturado con unos 30 compaÃ±eros de la Universidad mientras se manifestaba contra el gobierno autoritario de Suharto en Indonesia03 Mar 2011 Source: THEJAKARTAPOST.COM Kontras warns SBY against Gerindra coalition The Commission for Missing Persons and Victims of Violence (Kontras) has urged president Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono to drop any plan to form a political coalition with the Great Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra), saying the move would represent a major setback for human rights in the country.02 Mar 2011 Source: TheJAKARTAGLOBE.COM Activists Urge New Legal Steps Against Former Spy Chief Over Munirâ€™s Murder Activists on Tuesday said the Attorney Generalâ€™s Office should now have enough ammunition to launch further legal action against former top intelligence official Muchdi Purwoprandjono,
The Commission of The Disappeared and Victims of Violence (KontraS) attended the second Regional Consultation on Contribution to the Review of The AICHR’s Terms of Reference (TOR) on 27 & 28 June 2014, in Bangkok, Thailand held by the ASEAN Inter-Governmental Commission on Human Rights. As mandated by the paragraph 9.6 of the AICHR TOR, this TOR shall be initially reviewed five years after its entry into force for further enhancing the promotion and protection of human rights within ASEAN. detail