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IFES Policy Paper on the ASEAN Comprehensive Recovery Framework (ACRF)

December 16, 2021

This policy paper is intended to highlight to ASEAN policy-makers and stakeholders that the ACRF and its related Implementation Plan could be further strengthened through the application of The ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025: Mainstreaming the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Enabling Masterplan) and considering specific disability inclusion actions. This policy paper sets out where disability should…

[REGISTER NOW] AICHR Indonesia, AGENDA, ASEAN Disability Forum Second Joint Webinar

April 9, 2021

AICHR Indonesia in collaboration with General Elections Network for Disability Access (AGENDA) and ASEAN Disability Forum (ADF) is organizing a series of four bi-weekly webinars on advancing the protection of disability rights in ASEAN in the context of post-pandemic on Monday at 09.00 - 12.00 Bangkok/Jakarta time. The second webinar on the realization…

AICHR Indonesia, AGENDA, and ADF First Joint Webinar

April 6, 2021

On April 5, AGENDA, the Representative of Indonesia to ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights and ASEAN Disability Forum organized the first out of a series of four webinars on Advancing the Protection of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in ASEAN in the context of Post Pandemic. The first webinar collected best…

Hanoi ILC Coordination Meeting on Accessible Public Transportation and Buildings

March 31, 2021

On March 31, General Election Network for Disability Access (AGENDA)’s partner in Vietnam, Hanoi Independent Living Center (HILC), conducted a virtual coordination meeting with regional disabled persons organizations (DPOs) to formulate recommendations on providing accessible public transportation and buildings for persons with disabilities. Twenty-seven people, including 11 women, attended the meeting.  Recommendations from…

[REGISTER NOW] AICHR Indonesia, AGENDA, and ASEAN Disability Forum First Joint Webinar

March 27, 2021

Representative of Indonesia to ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) in collaboration with General Elections Network for Disability Access (AGENDA) and ASEAN Disability Forum (ADF) is organizing a series of four bi-weekly webinars with a theme of "Advancing the Protection of Disability Rights in ASEAN in the Context of Post-Pandemic" on Monday at 09.00 - 12.00 Bangkok/Jakarta…

[Save the Dates] AICHR Indonesia, AGENDA & ADF Series of Webinars on Advancing the Protection of Disability Rights in ASEAN in the Context of Post-Pandemic

March 26, 2021

AICHR Indonesia in collaboration with General Elections Network for Disability Access (AGENDA) and ASEAN Disability Forum (ADF) is organizing a series of four bi-weekly webinars on advancing the protection of disability rights in ASEAN in the context of post-pandemic on Monday at 09.00 - 12.00 Bangkok/Jakarta time.

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Webinar on Women’s Leadership and Participation in Mitigating the Impacts of COVID-19 Pandemic on the Lives of Women in Southeast Asia

March 24, 2021

On March 23, AGENDA held a webinar to commemorate International Women’s Day on “Women’s Leadership and Participation in Mitigating the Impacts of COVID-19 Pandemic on the Lives of Women in Southeast Asia.” H.E. Yuyun Wahyuningrum, Representative of Indonesia to ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR), delivered a keynote speech on increasing women’s…

AICHR Five Year Work Plan

ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) Work Plan 2021-2025 approved at the 53rd ASEAN Foreign Minister’s Meeting (AMM)

October 8, 2020

The ASEAN Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) as a regional overarching human rights body has shown its further commitments in promoting and protecting human rights in the Southeast Asia region by successfully developing a new five-year work plan 2021-2025 that was approved at the 53rd ASEAN…

AGENDA and ADF advocated for the implementation of the ASEAN Enabling Masterplan 2025 with ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Social Welfare and Development (SOMSWD)

September 23, 2020

On September 22, Tolhas Damanik from AGENDA and Lim Puay Tiak from ADF participated in the Open Session of the 16th SOMSWD Meeting that was moderated by the SOMSWD Philippines. In the 15-minute open session, Tolhas and Lim introduced AGENDA and ADF as a DPO networks coalition in ASEAN advocating disability rights in…