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NGOCHR: Respect & Protection of Human Rights

Tuesday, 27 June 2017, 6:13 pm | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

The NGO Coalition for Human Rights is extremely concerned with recent reports of a political activist detained for several hours by the Police for commemorating International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, which was on the 26th of June. More >>

Troubling Developments

Sunday, 11 September 2016, 4:22 pm | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

The NGO Coalition for Human Rights is deeply troubled with the arrests of prominent academics, trade unionists and political party representatives today. The recent arrests were related to the Pacific Dialogue event that was held on Monday 5th September. ... More >>

Coalition commends disaster response efforts

Wednesday, 24 February 2016, 5:24 pm | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

Coalition commends disaster response efforts, calls for national unity The NGO Coalition on Human Rights has joined the nation-wide efforts to assist those most affected by Tropical Cyclone Winston. The Coalition recognises that communities are the experts ... More >>

NGO Coalition on Human Rights disappointed

Friday, 6 September 2013, 12:03 pm | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

The NGO Coalition on Human Rights is disappointed with the new Constitution of the Republic of Fiji, released on 23 August 2013, and to be sent to the President for assent on 6 September 2013. More >>

NGO Coalition Concerned Over Constitutional Process

Tuesday, 13 November 2012, 2:37 pm | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

The NGO Coalition on Human Rights is concerned at the extreme measures the interim administration is taking to pressure the constitutional process. More >>

Inquiry into Alleged State Brutality on Prison Escapees

Monday, 29 October 2012, 10:19 am | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

The NGO Coalition on Human Rights expresses its grave concern over the leg amputation of prison escapee Epeli Qaraniqio as confirmed in media reports yesterday evening. Qaraniqio and other fellow inmates were allegedly subjected to violent attacks by ... More >>

NGOCHR reiterates caution to NZ rebuilding ties with Fiji

Thursday, 2 August 2012, 11:51 am | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

The NGO Coalition on Human Rights (NGOCHR) welcomes the rebuilding of diplomatic relations between Fiji, Australia and New Zealand. However, the Coalition hopes both Australia and New Zealand intend to hold fast to their earlier stance of Fiji adhering ... More >>

NGOCHR commends Fiji Constitution Commission statement

Monday, 23 July 2012, 11:32 am | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

Friday July 20, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NGOCHR commends Fiji Constitution Commission statement The NGO Coalition on Human Rights (NGOCHR) shares the concern expressed by the Fiji Constitution Commission on the promulgation of the Fiji Constitutional ... More >>

NGOCHR Commends Fiji Constitution Commission Statement

Friday, 20 July 2012, 4:29 pm | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

NGO Coalition on Human Rights Towards a Fiji that respects and protects human rights Friday July 20, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NGOCHR Commends Fiji Constitution Commission Statement The NGO Coalition on Human Rights (NGOCHR) shares the concern expressed ... More >>

Commonwealth Urged To Decriminalise Homosexuality

Friday, 28 October 2011, 11:35 am | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

The Fiji NGO Coalition on Human Rights supports the call by the Equal Rights Trust to Commonwealth Governments for the recognition of the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) persons and in particular the removal of discriminatory ... More >>

Concern over arms and ammunition businesses in Fiji

Thursday, 30 June 2011, 3:12 pm | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

The NGO Coalition on Human Rights is extremely concerned over media reports that the Fiji Government is inviting foreign investors to set up an arms and ammunition business in the country. More >>

Fiji: Human Rights Day March Cancellation

Thursday, 9 December 2010, 4:59 pm | NGO Coalition on Human Rights

The World Human Rights Day march, organised by the NGO Coalition on Human Rights (NGOCHR) scheduled for 10th December 2010 (Friday) has been cancelled. This is due to authorities revoking the permit last night after a phone call to NGOCHR Deputy ... More >>

 

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