Expression of Interest – Disability Rights Project

Expression of Interest (EoI) for End Evaluation Consultant – Project on Prevention of all forms of violence against women and girls with disabilities in Bangladesh Location: Flexible Application Deadline: 18 December 2022 Timeline: 20 December 2022 to 30 March 2023 Expected travel: No international travel but will involve domestic travel. Purpose of the EoI (objectives […]

HRC51: Interactive Dialogue with the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development

This statement was submitted to the 51st Session of the Human Rights Council Interactive Dialogue with the Expert Mechanism on the Right to Development.  Statement Title: Call for prioritisation of young people and their needs in the realisation of rights to development Through this statement, we draw your attention to our concerns faced by young […]

HRC51: Annual Discussion on Integration of a Gender Perspective

This oral statement was broadcasted at the 51st Session of the Human Rights Council Annual Discussion on Integration of a Gender Perspective along the theme “Overcoming gender-based barriers to freedom of opinion and expression”. Watch the video statement here. Distinguished delegates. My name is Evelynne Gomez and I am making this statement on behalf of […]

HRC51: Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on The Right to Development

This statement was broadcasted at the 51st Session of the Human Rights Council Interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the right to development on September 15th, 2022. The statement was delivered on behalf of the Safe Abortion Advocacy Initiative Global South Engagement (SAIGE), in commemoration of International Safe Abortion Day on September 28th. View […]

OHCHR Multi-stakeholder Meeting on the Human Rights of Older Persons

This is an oral statement by ARROW that was broadcasted at the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights’ (OHCHR) Multi-stakeholder Meeting on the Human Rights of Older Persons on 30th August, 2022. View the video statement here. Respected Chairperson, moderators, panellists and participants. I am Sai Racherla from the Asian Pacific Resource and Research […]

Intergenerational Solidarity, Dialogue & Cooperation is Ever Crucial to Implement CSE in Asia

by Sai Jyothirmai Racherla, Deputy Executive Director of ARROW In 2000, the resolution 54/120, at the General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth, that 12th August be declared International Youth Day. The theme of this year’s International Youth Day was “International Solidarity: Creating a World for All […]

ARROW & partners’ response to the 2022 HLPF Ministerial Declaration

The 2022 HLPF Ministerial Declaration was adopted by Member States on July 15th, 2022 after almost 4 weeks of deliberation. However, the document does not do justice to the current context of multiple crisis – COVID-19, climate, conflict – which are inflicting great suffering on citizens of the world.  While the Ministerial Declaration reaffirmed the […]

HRC50: Panel on climate change and violence against women and girls

This joint statement by ARROW and PATH Foundation Philippines was broadcasted at the 50th Session of the Human Rights Council Panel on exploring the nexus between climate change and violence against women and girls through a human rights lens on 27th June, 2022. View the video statement here. Distinguished Delegates and Special Rapporteur, I am […]