Asma Jahangir Conference 2022


The Conference remains a legacy of the late Asma Jahangir and is built upon the principles of her ideology of providing an uncensored and safe space for the advocacy of human rights.
South Asians for Human Rights, a regional network of Human Rights Defenders urges the new premier and the government of Pakistan to act upon its obligations towards preserving the constitutional rights

Civil society slams PECA Ordinance

The Joint Action Committee, a coalition of civil society organisations, has condemnedthe Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act (Amendment) Ordinance, saying it would lead to unprecedented censorship and chilling of free speech in digital spaces.
A minority rights organization has demanded that in the upcoming census there should be transparency so that people from all sections of society are properly represented.
SAHR condemns murder in pakistan
PCSF expresses great concern over government's curbing of civil liberties, media freedom and the right to free speech, assembly and association
The SCBA on Tuesday said that no one was invited or given an opportunity to speak at the conference in violation of any law
The organizers of the Asma Jahangir Conference regrets the state’s highhandedness after it blocked the three time elected former PM’s speech at the AJCONF2021 closing ceremony on Nov 21.
CJP Gulzar says will quit rather than buckle under pressure
Social and political activists have announced that they will be holding a Climate Justice March on Monday, November 8.