Author: Destination Justice

L’USCIRF condamne l’issue du procès des leaders musulmans éthiopiens

En février dernier, la Commission africaine des droits de l’homme et des peuples a adopté des mesures provisoires contre l’Éthiopie dans le cas de 29 défenseurs des droits de l’homme éthiopiens interpellés par Dr Ibrahim et  Dr Allo et appuyés par Destination Justice. Destination Justice se réjouit de la déclaration récente de l’Américaine commission parlementaire sur la li...

USCIRF Condemns Trial Outcome of Ethiopian Muslim Leaders

Last February, the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights issued provisional measures against Ethiopia in the case of 29  Ethiopian Human Rights Defenders brought by Dr. Ibrahim and Dr. Allo and supported by Destination Justice. Destination Justice welcomes the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom’s recent statement condemning the convictions and sentencing of 18...

Open Dialog Foundation and Destination Justice wish to raise awareness of the practice of persecuting independent advocates currently in place in the Republic of Moldova

EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini European Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn The President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker European Parliament President Martin Schulz PACE President Pedro Agramunt OSCE PA President Christine Muttonen United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Ra’ad Zeid Al-Hussein...

Access to Law & Justice: Destination Justice signs MoU with Transparency International Cambodia

After the success of the Justice Matters Conference in July 2017 highlighting the need to all work together for better justice in Cambodia, we are proud to announce the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding with Transparency International Cambodia (TIC) setting access to legal information and improvement of justice as the main purpose of our collaboration with specific activities to unfold in...

Paix et meilleure justice au Cambodge : Destination Justice et Youth for peace signent MoU

Youth for Peace est une ONG cambodgienne qui propose une formation concernant l’éducation à la paix, les qualités de meneur, la résolution des conflits et la réconciliation à la jeunesse Cambodgienne. Destination Justice et Youth for Peace (YFP), en contact depuis fin 2013, ont commencé à explorer les opportunités de travailler ensemble. En 2014, nous avons assisté à un événement organisé par YFP ...

Destination Justice and Transparency international celebrate World Day for International Justice with Justice Matters Conference

‘The Justice Matters Conference aims to gather the community of changemakers to celebrate international justice and its importance for strengthening domestic justice in Cambodia. We look forward to collaborating with all parties to grow shared understanding of justice and a common way forward for all Cambodian people.’ Rodolphe Prom, President of Destination Justice ‘International Justice Day high...

Destination Justice welcomes the UN Human Rights Council adoption of a Resolution for an Independent Expert on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Geneva, 4 July 2016 – On 30 June 2016 the UN Human Rights Council, in its 32nd session, passed a ground-breaking resolution that will establish the first global-level Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transexual (LGBT) monitor in the form of an Independent Expert on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity.  Through this historic appointment, the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) reaffirms its commitmen...

Destination justice félicite la résolution adoptée par le Conseil des droits de l’homme de l’ONU sur le mise en place d’un expert indépendant concernant l’orientation et l’identité sexuelle

Genève 4 juillet 2016 – Le 30 juin 2016, le Conseil des droits de l’homme de l’ONU, durant sa 32ème  session a adopté une résolution révolutionnaire établissant le premier superviseur global de la communauté lesbienne, gay, bisexuelle et transexuelle (LGBT), sous la forme d’un expert de l’orientation sexuelle et de l’identité sexuelle qui sera indépendant. A travers cette nomination importan...

The UN Human Rights Committee raises serious concerns about the full implementation of freedom of expression and political participation in Kazakhstan

Geneva 23 June 2016 – On 22 and 23 June 2016 the UN Human Rights Committee – the body that monitors the implementation of the rights enshrined in the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) – reviewed for the second time since Kazakhstan is a party to the ICCPR the status of civil and political rights in the country. The Government of Kazakhstan submitted its...

The Open Dialog Foundation and Destination Justice bring international attention to violations of freedom of expression in Kazakhstan

On 22-23 June 2016, the UN Human Rights Committee will consider the implementation of Kazakhstan’s obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR).  Destination Justice and the Open Dialog Foundation presented the Committee with a report in which they drew the Committee’s attention to the gross violations in Kazakhstan of freedom of expression and dis...

L’Open Dialog Foundation et Destination Justice attirent l’attention internationale sur les violations de la liberté d’expression au Kazakhstan

Les 22 et 23 juin 2016, le Comité des droits de l’homme de l’ONU examinera la mise en œuvre des obligations du Kazakhstan en vertu du Pacte international relatif aux droits civils et politiques. Destination Justice et l’Open Dialog Foundation ont présenté au Comité un rapport dans lequel ils ont attiré l’attention du Comité sur les violations flagrantes au Kazakhstan au sujet de ...

Destination Justice Finds Violations of Fair Trial Rights and Threats to the Freedom of Expression in Trial of Malaysian Human Rights Defender Lena Hendry

Phnom Penh, 14 April 2016 – Destination Justice released a report today documenting its findings following the monitoring of the trial of Malaysian human rights defender Lena Hendry, who was arrested, criminally charged, and acquitted in connection with the screening of the film “No Fire Zone: In The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka” (NFZ) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Wednesday 3 July 2013.   De...