2023 ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ASEAN People’s Forum

23 Oct 2023

Almost 700 civil society actors from across Asia met in Jakarta from September 1st to 3rd. 2023. They participated in a series of talks, workshops, advocacy stands and art displays, aimed at highlighting the presence of ongoing human rights violations in the region. 

APR2P hosted a workshop on the implementation of the Responsibility to Protect, with a specific focus on atrocity crimes committed in the region. The workshop brought together practitioners who spoke on the emerging crises in Myanmar, West Papua, Mindanao, as well as past atrocities in Cambodia. 

The Joint Statement from the ASEAN Civil Society Conference/ASEAN People’s Forum can be found here .

You can also read more about the conference and APR2P's workshop in our Spotlight article here.