Oral Statement Delivered by Henri Tiphagne on behalf of Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) at the 36th Regular Session of the UNHRC Joint Press Release of FIDH Ė International Federation for Human Rights and its member organizations Peopleís Watch and Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) - "India: Government fails to address key human rights concerns during UN review" Statement delivered by the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), People's Watch, the Working Group on Human Rights in India and the UN, and Human Rights Defenders' Alert-India at the 36th Regular Session of the UNHRC Oral Statement Delivered by Lara Jesani on behalf of Minority Rights Group at the 36th Regular Session of the UNHRC Peopleís Watch appeals to the police and citizens not to disturb Irom Sharmila in Kodaikanal. Defending in Numbers Ė Silencing the Voices of Asia 2015-2016. The Commission has asked the Union Home Ministry to report on the alleged "attack on the rights of human rights defenders". Strict legal restrictions on foreign funding hit Indiaís NGOs Largest confederation of US labor unions awards Maina Kiai its 2016 award for human rights AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL INDIA & HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH JOINT STATEMENT: India: Foreign Funding Law Used to Harass 25 Groups PRESS RELEASE: Peopleís Watch condemns the Chennai city police for the death of Mukesh from Kannagi Nagar PRESS RELEASE: Peopleís Watch condemns unlawful arrests of peaceful protesters in Karur 13.10.16 PRESS RELEASE: People's Watch Condems Srikanth Balaji police and prison torture at Manali, Chennai Tamil Press Release-People's Watch Condems attack on Srikanth Balaji at Manali, Chennai People's Watch-Press release-People's Watch call for withdrawal of the recommendations of the Madras High Court to the Advocates Act Felicitation to Mr. Henri Tiphage at Madurai on 04.06.16 at Madurai organised by Citizens for Human Rights Movement (CHRM) and IPRO A felicitation to Mr. Henri Tiphagne on the receipt of Amnesty International Award 2016 organised by HRCPS at Pondicherry on 28.05.2016 A felicitation to Mr. Henri Tiphagne on the receipt of Amnesty International Award 2016 organised by Mr. Nizamuddin, Mr. Balki, Mr. R.Babu, Mr. Arulselvam and Activists from Cuddalore on 28.05.2016 A felicitation to Mr. Henri Tiphagne on the receipt of Amnesty International Award 2016 organised by Vaanmuhil, Citizens for Human Rights Movement Tirunelveli on 22.03.2016 AP-Encounter-Letter to AP Govt. officials with interim report seeking their response AP Encounter High Level Fact Finding - Interim Report 21.04.2015 Human Rights Defenders Alert India - NHRC - Tamilnadu - Gross Violation of 'Right to Association' of HR organizations/ HRDs in TN - Plea Requesting NHRC Intervention Resource Material - Training on Human Rights to Professional College Students NCPCR's Guidelines for Eliminating Corporal Punishment in schools

HUMAN RIGHTS INTERVENTION

Legal intervention has been the next logical step to monitoring and it has been the expert area of People’s Watch. Interventions are made in the form of moving to the court and or to various commissions to make the state accountable to a particular human rights violation. Interventions are also made at the international level by seeking support and solidarity of different human rights organizations and the human rights instruments and mechanisms of the United Nations are appropriately used to highlight issues

Structure

Particulars of activities for the period from 01.01.2000 to 30.09.2009

 1. Complaints sent to  NHRC
648
 2. Complaints sent to National Commission for SC
332
 3. Complaints sent to NWC
270
 4. Complaints sent to NMC
41
 5. Complaints sent to ST
17
6. Complaints sent to NCPCR
66
7. Complaints sent to Nomadic
4
8.  Complaint sent to National Backward class
13
 9. Complaints sent to SHRC
635
10.  Complaints sent to Director National Commission for SC, Chennai
319
11.  Complaints sent to SWC
265
12.  Complaints sent to SMC
41
13.  Complaints sent to State Backward Class
39
14.  Forum Asia
1
15.  Common Wealth HRI
1
16.  Criminal cases which under follow up
290
17.  High Court cases which under follow up
61
18.  Supreme Court of India cases which under follow up
2
19.  RDO enquiry
51
20.  Public Hearing
13
21.  Public Tribunal
10
22.  HR Training to Lawyers
16
23.  Un Spl., Rap.,
159
24.  AHRC
25
25.  OMCT
44
26.  Amnesty International
23
27.  Statutory Commission
6
28.  Govt., Officials
2418

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