Wednesday, December 6, 2023

# human rights

Latest news group about human rights.

Jokowi Calls OIC to Unite Against Israel's Atrocities in Gaza

President Abbas requested Jokowi to convey a message to President Joe Biden, who is scheduled to meet with Jokowi at the White House
News Nov 12, 2023 | 1:27 pm

Indonesia Sends 51 Tons of Humanitarian Supplies to Gaza

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, on Saturday, oversaw the dispatch of 51.5 tons of aid worth Rp 24.1 billion ($ 1.5 million) from Indonesia
News Nov 4, 2023 | 12:09 pm

1,900 Illegal Migrant Workers Return in Coffins in Past Year: Agency

The World Bank warned in 2017 that the number of Indonesian migrant workers already hit 9 million.
News May 30, 2023 | 6:20 pm

UNHCR Receives $38m Zakat Contributions to Help 1.5m Refugees

Last year, the UNHCR’s Refugee Zakat Funds received $21.4 million in Zakat contributions and another $16.7 million in Sadaqah contributions.
News Mar 7, 2023 | 10:17 pm

ASEAN Chair Indonesia Promises to Do Its Best for Myanmar Crisis

Like past chairs, the five-point consensus will remain Indonesia’s compass in navigating the political turmoil.
News Jan 11, 2023 | 8:50 pm

Jokowi Admits Indonesia’s Past Human Rights Violations

Jokowi admitted that gross human violation did occur during the 1965-1966 anti-communist purge and the May 1998 riot.
News Jan 11, 2023 | 4:40 pm

EU Looks Into Indonesia's Controversial Criminal Code

There is also still time for Indonesia to take into account the concerns over the newly passed criminal code.
News Dec 12, 2022 | 11:52 pm

A Call for Gender Equality in Indonesia

The topic of gender equality took the center stage of the recent “Inspiring Women 2022” conference.
News May 19, 2022 | 11:21 pm

Gov’t Delivers Rebuke to US for Suspecting Covid App of Rights Abuse 

The app in question is simply a tool to help the government monitor people's movement during the Covid-19 pandemic.
News Apr 17, 2022 | 6:46 am

Momentum Is Building for Notorious UU ITE Amendment

The government makes concrete steps to amend the controversial law which critics said has been used as a tool of oppression.
News Feb 23, 2021 | 10:11 am

The House Drops a Bill That Will Require Indonesians to Turn in Gay Family Members

Nasdem Party gives a key vote on Tuesday, completing a pushback from nationalist parties against the so-called Family Resilience Bill.
News Nov 24, 2020 | 3:44 pm

New Writing Platform Empowers Refugee, Black and POC Writers

The Archipelago is a new online magazine and collective run by refugee, black, indigenous and people of color writers.
Lifestyle Jun 17, 2020 | 8:35 am

Former Democratic Party Treasurer Nazaruddin Freed From Jail

Nazaruddin was granted a leave of absence ahead of his release from a special prison reserved for Indonesia's biggest corruptors.
News Jun 16, 2020 | 7:44 pm

Unlawful Killings Point to Continued Human Rights Abuses in Papua: Amnesty

Amnesty International Indonesia has called out the Indonesian government for continued human rights abuses against indigenous Papuans.
News Jun 8, 2020 | 10:30 pm

Indonesia Condemns Chinese Company’s 'Inhumane Treatment' Against Its Fishermen

Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said that the Chinese fishing company has violated human rights by practising forced labor.
News May 10, 2020 | 6:49 pm

Thousands of Foreign Tourists Repatriated From Bali as More Indonesian Ship Crew Arrive Home

More than 3,000 foreign citizens have been flown out of the tourist island since Feb. 8.
News May 6, 2020 | 4:16 pm

Indonesia Repatriates Nearly 70,000 Migrant Workers From Malaysia

More than 11,000 crew workers from cruise ships stranded around the world have also arrived home.
News Apr 30, 2020 | 7:27 pm

Armed Group Denies Burning Church in Papua

The National Liberation Army of West Papua-Free Papua Movement says the Indonesian Military and National Police are responsible.
News Mar 19, 2020 | 2:17 am

Violence Against Women in Indonesia Is Systemic and the Government Is Not Doing Enough to Unravel It: Rights Activists

The National Commission for Women's 2019 annual report shows a 14 percent increase in violence against women.
News Mar 6, 2020 | 3:25 am

More Indonesian Women to Join UN Peacekeeping Mission, Says FM

The number of Indonesian women in UN peacekeeping mission continues to increase and will remain in the future.
News Feb 25, 2020 | 7:18 pm