Studies are showing that some parts of the world have seen a backslide in human rights, with some governments using the pandemic to tighten their grip on power. BFM speaks with Phil Robertson, deputy director of Human Rights Watch’s Asia Division, for his insight.
Produced by Loo Juosie Presented by Hezril Asyraaf and Kam Raslan
Thanks for dropping by! The views expressed in Aliran's media statements and the NGO statements we have endorsed reflect Aliran's official stand. Views and opinions expressed in other pieces published here do not necessarily reflect Aliran's official position.
Our voluntary writers work hard to keep these articles free for all to read. But we do need funds to support our struggle for Justice, Freedom and Solidarity. To maintain our editorial independence, we do not carry any advertisements; nor do we accept funding from dubious sources. If everyone reading this was to make a donation, our fundraising target for the year would be achieved within a week. So please consider making a donation to Persatuan Aliran Kesedaran Negara, CIMB Bank account number 8004240948.