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Open Call for the 19th Tji HakSoon Justice & Peace Award 2016

  The Tji Haksoon Justice & Peace Foundation continues to commemorate the mission of Bishop Tji Haksoon through domestic and international programs that help the oppressed, disadvantaged for Justice and Peace and build our next generation of leaders.   If you are interested in the Foundation and Bishop Tji Haksoon, please visit their website (in English).

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[Information] ADN/I5/2013/DEC Call for Tji Haksoon Justice and Peace Award

ADN/I5/2013/DEC 2013 December 1 Dear Friends, We apologize for the short notice as the deadline is fast approaching. However, we want to share with you the open call for the Justice and Peace Award by the Tji Haksoon Justice and Peace Foundation, an opportunity to recognize those working selflessly towards democracy and human rights for all. The Tji Haksoon Justice and Peace Foundation located in Seoul Korea have made an open call for nominations

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Human Rights Defender Ruki Fernando and Fr. Praveen OMI Released from Police Custody
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  Human Rights Defender Ruki Fernando and Fr. Praveen OMI Released from Police Custody   Sri Lanka - We have been informed that prominent Human Rights defenders Ruki Fernando and Fr. Praveen OMI have been released from police custody on 19 March 2014 at 1:30am. The two activists were arrested and detained by the police Terrorism Investigation Department (TID) under provisions of the draconian Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) on 16 March 2014

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