Human rights defender and former member of the National Human Rights Commission Angkhana Neelapaijit arrives at Bangkok South Criminal Court before a verdict is delivered in the defamation case brought by poultry company Thammakaset in Bangkok on August 29.//AFP

Activists acquitted of libel, decry ‘judicial harassment’

Three Thai human rights activists were acquitted of criminal defamation on Tuesday, but lamented what they called a hollow victory over the country’s restrictive libel laws. The cases were filed…

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Wife of human rights lawyer Somchai is still waiting for truth and justice

Angkhana, the wife of human rights lawyer Somchai Neelapaijit whose “forced disappearance” occurred 19years ago today (March 12th), says the memory of her husband has not faded, as she and…

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Angkhana Neelapaijit, a former human rights commissioner and chair of the sub-committee on gender equality and women’s rights

Closing the gender gap in the workplace

To commemorate International Women’s Day today, a human rights activist, a top company executive and managers share insights into sustaining and growing gender diversity and inclusion Gender in the workplace…

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Human rights advocate Angkhana Neelapaijit wins 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award

Thailand’s former National Human Rights commissioner, Mrs. Angkhana Neelapaijit, is to receive the prestigious 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Award for championing the cause of human rights. She was recognized by the…

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