Responding to COVID-19: Joint Statement by civil society organisations urging ASEAN to heed the UN Secretary-General's calls for a ceasefire

31 Mar 2020

APR2P and APPAP have endorsed a new statement, signed by hundreds of organisations, for ASEAN states to heed the UN Secretary-General’s call for a ceasefire. All states have a responsibility to protect their populations from atrocity crimes. This statement calls for states to ensure conflict sensitivity and human rights in responding to the COVID 19 crisis.

The full statement can be read in on the Statements page, or can be downloaded here (PDF, 712KB).