Category Archives: Asia

Training-of-Trainers: Kyrgyz lawyers and advocates convened at three-day workshop in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Lawyers and NGO representatives attended a workshop on human rights law in the Kyrgyz capital [...]

Foundation convenes workshop for High Court Judges in Sri Lanka

The workshop examined a rights-based approach to judicial reasoning and practice in times of crisis. [...]

The Foundation delivered the first “Training of Trainers” for Judges of the Maldives in Malé

Between 23-25 September 2023 Judges from various tiers of the justice system have attended the [...]

Human rights webinar series in Kyrgyzstan

The Max Planck Foundation, in partnership with the Konrad Adenauer Foundation and local Kyrgyz organisations [...]

Women’s rights and gender apartheid in Afghanistan in the spotlight

The speakers discussed the mobilisation of international law to address the situation of women in [...]

The Foundation kicked off its first event in Tajikistan

The Max Planck Foundation’s Central Asia team organised a working meeting with representatives from various [...]

Foundation successfully concludes a workshop for officers of the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL)

A workshop on economic, social and cultural rights was conducted for officers of the HRCSL [...]

First temporary posting of a Research Fellow to the Maldives Attorney General’s Office successfully concluded

On-site technical legal support on urgent and priority Bills was provided by the Max Planck [...]

Webinar on Governance in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan

This month’s guest speakers explored the multifaceted manifestations and perceptions of Taliban rule. The latest [...]