Category Archives: Human Rights

UN humanitarian body launches petition for protection of civilians in conflict

The UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) on Wednesday launched a petition with world leaders for the protection of civilians and aid workers in armed conflict.

The petition was launched on the …

Clear atmosphere from pollution of hatred: MPR

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – Peoples Consultative Assembly (MPR) Chairman Zulkifli Hasan has asked all parties to distance themselves from hatred in the face of the 2019 legislative and presidential elections.

“Lets clear the atmosphere from …

Indonesia invests in development of human resources for progress: President

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – President Joko Widodo has said that human resources development is an investment in the future and progress of the nation.

“We prepare the Indonesian people to be superior from the time …

President Installs police general as new minister for state apparatuses

Jakarta, Aug 15 (ANTARA News) – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) installed police Com. Gen. Syafruddin as new minister for the empowerment of state administrative and bureaucracy reforms replacing Asman Abnur here on Wednesday.

Syafruddin has …

UNI Apro highlights importance of workers protection

Davao, Philippines (ANTARA News) – The Union Network International-Asia Pacific Regional Organization (UNI Apro) for Media and Entertainment International (MEI) has highlighted the importance of providing protection to workers, especially journalists, in conflict and disaster …

Jokowi-Amin pair to have over 100 spokesmen

Jakarta (ANTARA News) – The national presidential election campaign team of Joko Widodo (Jokowi)-Maruf Amin pair will include 108 spokesmen.

“Party cadres selected to become spokesmen are prepared to fill in public space with positive …