Tag Archive: Human Rights

SDGWatch: CEO Forum, orientation workshop and launch

To engage with all sections of society in a systematic, sustained process to fulfill Agenda 2030 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) a joint civil society initiative is (a) Initiating a CEO Forum on SDGs on 25 September 2017 (b) Organising a three day orientation workshop on SDGs from 25 September 2017 to 27 September …

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Follow-up Audit Workshop

Follow-up meeting on Training programme for Human Rights Defenders on various Human Rights Perspectives held on 22nd & 23rd January 2016, Chennai Human Rights Institute conducted a follow-up meeting for Human Rights Defenders who participated in “Follow-up meeting on Training programme for Human Rights Defenders on various Human Rights Perspectives held on 22nd & 23rd …

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Are our prisons safe places?

Our Prisons are Safe Place? Adv. Vijayashankar (Sr Coordinator, HRF) shared his views in Nenju Porukkuthillaye TV Show on Kalaignar TV to watch…    

National Consultation on issues & challenges in Custodial Justice

                                                                     Access to Justice                             National Consultation on issues & challenges in Custodial Justice                                                            & Criminal Justice System ‘National Consultation on Custodial Justice’ was held on Saturday 12 November 2016 in …

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Fact finding on Ramkumar’s suicide death in Puzhal Prison

The alleged suicide of murder suspect P.Ramkumar in the high security Puzhal Central Prison in Chennai on 18 September 2016 has given rise to many questions and doubts. The prison authorities claim that Ramkumar took his life by biting a live wire from a switch board inside the prison. His relatives and lawyers claim that …

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