ASEAN Parliamentarians for Human Rights (APHR) is a human rights intervention force of current and former parliamentarians, who use their positions and innovative means to prevent discrimination, uphold political freedom, and promote democracy and human rights throughout the region. APHR supports the work of civil society and human rights defenders and encourages sustainable solutions that increase pressure on governments and multilateral bodies to ensure accountability and uphold and enforce international human rights laws.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Both male and female co-founders
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2022): Charles Santiago
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2021): Charles Santiago
Leader gender: Male