Wednesday, 16 Rabiul Awwal 1441 / 13 November 2019

Wednesday, 16 Rabiul Awwal 1441 / 13 November 2019

INDEX BERITA

Human rights record can boost OHCHR member campaign: Marsudi

Friday, 22 Feb 2019 20:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, YOGYAKARTA -- Indonesia's track record in protecting and promoting human rights can be an asset for being selected to sit in the United Nations Human Rights Council (OHCHR)...

Indonesian govt remains committed to invite KT HAM to Papua

Thursday, 31 Jan 2019 03:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government remains committed to inviting the United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights (KT HAM) to visit Papua and see the conditions in...

UN lauds Indonesia's progress on human rights implementation

Friday, 16 Nov 2018 18:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The United Nations' High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet has expressed her appreciation towards the progress on human rights implementation in Indonesia when meeting with...

China condemns protection of corrupt officials in name of human rights

Monday, 13 Jun 2016 16:55 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- The top anti-graft body in China, which is pushing for the extradition of corruption suspects who have fled abroad, condemned "some people" who protect corrupt officials...

Govt pledges to settle human right cases soon

Tuesday, 29 Mar 2016 18:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for Political Affairs, Law and Security Luhut Binsar Padjaitan said the government resolved to settle human rights cases "in not too long time.""We are...

Govt seeking right way to settle human rights cases

Thursday, 01 Oct 2015 07:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government is seeking the right way to settle past cases of human rights violations by gathering inputs from several sources and organizations involved in the...

PACE: Europe has experienced degradation of human rights

Tuesday, 29 Sep 2015 14:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, STRASBOURG -- In the opening address of her last parliamentary session in office, President Anne Brasseur of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) judged here...

Human rights commission to unveil findings in Parliament

Wednesday, 04 Feb 2015 17:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM) will reveal its investigation findings regarding the alleged criminalization of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) leaders before the...

Human right watch says China draft terrorism law a 'licence to commit abuses'

Wednesday, 21 Jan 2015 23:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEIJING -- U.S. advocacy group Human Rights Watch on Tuesday urged China to revise draft legislation aimed at combating terrorism, saying it was little more than "a licence...

UN calls for efforts to make every day Human Rights Day

Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 09:16 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK -- The United Nations on Wednesday (10/12) marked Human Rights Days, saying that the universal reach of human rights should not be restricted to one day...

Minister asks foreign countries to respect Indonesian laws

Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 23:57 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Law and Human Rights Yasonna Laoly requested foreign countries to respect laws in Indonesia. Her statement is following President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo decision that will...

Amnesty International appeals to Jokowi to stop execution of five people

Sunday, 07 Dec 2014 16:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Amnesty International appeals to Indonesian government to halt execution of five people. The organization urged the government to impose a moratorium on the implementation of the...

HRW: WHO condemns Indonesian police's virginity tests

Sunday, 07 Dec 2014 16:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Human Rights Watch (HRW) stated that World Health Organization (WHO) condemned virginity test during enrollment for female candidates to join  national police. Indonesian National Police incorporates...

Conflict, militancy hit human rights in Middle East, Africa nations

Wednesday, 03 Dec 2014 12:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, LONDON -- Syria was bottom and Ukraine had the biggest slide in a human rights index published on Wednesday, as countries suffering from conflict grappled with human trafficking...

New UN rights boss warns of 'house of blood' in Iraq, Syria (2)

Tuesday, 09 Sep 2014 07:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GENEVA - The Council has an independent investigation into war crimes by all sides in Syria, where more than 190,000 documented killings have occurred during the conflict that began...

New UN rights boss warns of 'house of blood' in Iraq, Syria (1)

Tuesday, 09 Sep 2014 06:54 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, GENEVA - The new UN human rights chief urged world powers on Monday to protect women and minorities targeted by Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria, saying...

Komnas HAM demands formation of ad-hoc human rights judiciary

Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 05:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - The National Commission of Human Rights (Komnas Ham) has demanded that an ad hoc human rights judiciary be established to address past human rights violations. "We demand...

Report: Global executions up 15 percent in 2013

Friday, 28 Mar 2014 22:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NEW YORK - The number of known executions around the world rose almost 15 percent in 2013, and the United States was among the five countries putting the...

UN will examine Indonesia's human rights record

Monday, 08 Jul 2013 04:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - For the first time by the Human Rights Council of the United Nations will examine Indonesian human rights record on July 10-11, 2013 in Geneva, Switzerland....

Indonesian Bishop: Same-sex marriage is unacceptable in Indonesia

Friday, 05 Jul 2013 21:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Executive Secretary of Commission for the Laity, Indonesian Bishop Conference, Father Suprapto said lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender had the same rights as human beings before...

Muslim organization: Same-sex marriage is contrary to religion and Pancasila

Wednesday, 03 Jul 2013 23:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - National Human Rights Commission holds a plenary meeting to discuss about the rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender in Indonesia on July 3-4, 2013. Many representatives...

Parliament: Corruption regarded as a violation of human rights

Tuesday, 09 Apr 2013 13:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Indonesian parliament asked members of G20 to consider corruption as violation of human rights. "Corruption is not only a crime but also a violation to human...

MUI concerns on Friday prayer prohibition in some companies

Tuesday, 05 Jun 2012 20:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PEKANBARU – Indonesian Board of Ulema (MUI) Pekanbaru, Riau, concerns over some companies which ban their workers to perform Friday prayer only. Hence, MUI also asks those companies to...

Indonesia is still tolerant despite some extreme elements

Monday, 04 Jun 2012 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Indonesia respected religious tolerance as it was cited in the valid constitution and laws, Chairman of National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM), Ifdhal Kasim. While Chairman...

Saudi and Iran might compete, but Indonesia could win

Wednesday, 22 Feb 2012 13:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Indonesia has a potential to be the headquarters for Islamic Cooperation Organization (OIC) Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC). As the country that ratified the UN’s Human...

OIC opens the landmark meeting

Monday, 20 Feb 2012 20:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID,REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Jakarta (ANTARA News) - Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) -formerly called the Organization of the Islamic Conference- opens the first meeting of Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission (IPHRC) on...

OIC condemns the violence in Syria

Monday, 20 Feb 2012 14:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) condemned the violence in Syria, OIC Secretary General, Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, said. "We condemn the massacre in Syria. It must be stopped," he...

Komnas-HAM: the Police violate human rights the most in 2011

Thursday, 19 Jan 2012 21:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The police as an institution the most human rights violators during the 2011 period, according to the National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas-HAM) said in Jakarta, last...

Muhammadiyah: Humans Rights not an excuse to legalize alcohol

Monday, 16 Jan 2012 18:43 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – Muhammadiyah, one of the main Islam mass organizations in Indonesia, refuted the idea that anti-alcohol legislation contradicted human rights. Human rights were not a forgiving reason to...