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A Joint NGO letter to the Biden Administration

Dear President Biden, February 17, 2021 Joint Letter to Biden Administration on Integrating Human Rights into US-China Policy February 17, 2021 Joint Letter to Biden…

Re: Protecting Human Rights in Australia’s Foreign Policy

Dear Minister Payne,
 Congratulations on your reappointment as foreign minister. Human Rights Watch looks forward to working with you to make protection of human rights a strong pillar of Australia’s foreign policy.
March 31, 2019
 Carrie Lam
 Chief Executive
 Office of the Chief Executive
 Re: Proposed Changes to Hong Kong’s Extradition Laws
 Dear Chief Executive…

Joint Letter to the EU and EU member states

 Ministers for Foreign Affairs of all EU member states
 Donald Tusk, President of the European Council
 Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission
 Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs /…

Suspend Deportations to China, Expedite Asylum Claims

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 We write regarding the…
Ethnically Turkic people are transported back to a detention facility in the town of Songkhla in southern Thailand, March 26, 2014.

Re: Human Rights Concerns in China

Dear Minister Le Drian,
 Human Rights Watch is an independent international organization that monitors human rights in more than 90 countries around the world. We have been reporting on and advocating solutions to human rights abuses in China…

Re: Concerns Regarding Interpol and China

Dear Secretary General Jürgen Stock,
 Human Rights Watch is an independent non-governmental organization that monitors and reports on human rights in more than 90 countries around the world. We have been reporting on and advocating solutions to…

Re: Forced Return of Ethnic Uyghurs to China

Ahmed El-Tayeb
 Grand Imam of al-Azhar University
 1 Youssef Abbas St.
 Nasr City, Cairo
 Re: Feared Forced Return of Ethnic Uyghurs to China
 Dear Sir,
 We are writing to you on behalf of Human…
June 13, 2017
 Carrie Lam, Incoming Chief Executive
 Room 2601, Convention Plaza Office Tower
 1 Harbour Road
 Wan Chai
 Hong Kong
 Hong Kong Macau Office
 Liaison Office
 Dear Chief Executive Lam,
A protester raises his umbrellas after riot police fire tear gas to disperse protesters in Hong Kong, September 28, 2014
Federica Mogherini
 High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy /
 Vice-President of the European Commission
 Rue de la Loi / Wetstraat 200
 1049 Brussels
 Brussels, April 14, 2017

Joint NGO letter to Permanent Representatives of Member and Observer States of the UN Human Rights Council

 After another year marked by enforced disappearances, denial of due process, and continued efforts to suppress human rights, we call on your delegation to join with other States to take collective, coordinated action at the 34th…
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February 2017

Around the world, religious freedom is under a sustained attack. In the Asia-Pacific region, there are governments that restrict the freedom to choose and practice a religion, that discriminate in law and policy against certain religious groups, that…
Dear Mr. Kaplan,
 Thank you for your reply to our July 18, 2016 letter re: Facebook’s potential operations in China. We appreciate your engagement on human rights through initiatives such as the Global Network Initiative and directly with our…

Re: Upcoming Trip to China

Dear Foreign Minister Ayrault,
 We are writing on behalf of Human Rights Watch on the occasion of your forthcoming visit to China. France has long been a crucial voice around the globe in promoting respect for human rights.
 However, with…

Re: G20 Summit in China and Human Rights Concerns

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 I am writing on behalf…