Human Rights and Gender Equality in the Response to Climate Change

The Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok recently organized a regional workshop titled “URGENCY IN ACTION-Understanding Human Behavior and ensuring Human Rights and Gender Equality in the Response to Climate Change.” The Embassy of Sweden in Bangkok organized the workshop to address climate change, which they say is a threat of our times that disproportionately affects…

When the Taung Thaman Lake Started to Smell Rotten

Representatives from Southeast Asian academic institutions and National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) participated last week in a blended learning course on human rights and the environment in Bangkok. The course was part of the Institute’s regional programme in Asia. One of the participants, Commissioner Nyunt Swe, was appointed as a member of the Myanmar National…