Latest news
map

Video: Sirikan ‘June’ Charoensiri received L4L-Award one year ago

18 Jun 18 

Thai human rights lawyer Sirikan Charoensiri - known to friends as ‘June’- was the first woman to receive the Lawyers for Lawyers (L4L) Award one year ago. She was rewarded for her ‘unwavering courage and commitment’ in defending human rights in Thailand. We asked her what has happened since receiving the Award and her return to Thailand. This video was created by Human Rights in the Picture

 

News Thailand


(Nederlands) Doe mee aan de AVDR voor L4L Rally!

26 Jun 18 Sorry, this entry is not available in English.

One year after receiving the L4L-Award 2017: Sirikan ‘June’ Charoensiri

18 Jun 18 “Our work is far from over” Thai human rights lawyer Sirikan Charoensiri – known to friends as ‘June’- was the first woman to receive the Lawyers for Lawyers (L4L) Award one year ago. She was rewarded for her ‘unwavering courage and commitment’ in defending human rights in Thailand. We asked her what has happened since […]

Thailand 14 years since disappearance of lawyer Somchai Neelapaijit

12 Mar 18 Fourteen years ago, Thai human rights lawyer Somchai Neelaijipit disappeared and he is currently still missing. Until now, no perpetrators have been held accountable for his disappearance. Somchai disappeared on 12 March 2004, one day after he had publicly accused the police of torturing his clients, who were in detention in the South of Thailand. Since […]

Thailand Ongoing judicial harassment of Sirikan Charoensiri

04 Aug 17 L4L continues to support Thai human rights lawyer Sirikan Charoensiri in her struggle against judicial harassment by the Thai authorities, resulting from the legal aid she provided to 14 student activists on 26 June 2015. On 2 August 2017, a member of L4L together with a group of international human rights organizations and country delegations […]

L4L Award Award video about Thai lawyer Sirikan Charoensiri

29 Jun 17 On 19 May, Thai human rights lawyer Sirikan ‘June’ Charoensiri received the fourth L4L-Award in Amsterdam. The award was presented to her by Jorge Molano from Colombia, who received the award two years ago. Sirikan Charoensiri was the first woman to receive the L4L-Award. This video was created by Human Rights in the Picture for […]