Cases of HRDs – November 2018 Statistics
December 7, 2018, 12:03 pm
From 1 November to 30 November 2018, FORUM-ASIA documented 42 Cases of harassment against (W)HRDs including NGO in 13 Asian countries. Most of the harassment are related to the right to freedom of expression in both offline and online spheres; while judicial harassment and arbitrary arrest and detention are the most common types of abuse. There were two recorded incidents of (W)HRD killings both occurred in the Philippines – one in Agusan del Sur and another in Negros Occidental.