October 23, 2009
by Zach Zagger
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) announced Friday the establishment of a new commission on human rights for the region. The body will be known as the Intergovernmental Commission on Human Rights (AICHR) and was introduced by Thailand Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva at the annual ...[read more]
August 30, 2005
by Jeannie Shawl
The 32 UN ambassadors who make up the intergovernmental negotiating group named by the UN General Assembly president last week continued negotiations Tuesday on the text to be submitted to September's summit on UN reform. The group is conducting a week-long meeting to respond to last-minute re... ...[read more]

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