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UNHRC Side-event by EFSAS on "Human Rights in South Asia" - 26 September 2022


During the 51st Session of the UNHRC, the European Foundation for South Asian Studies (EFSAS) in collaboration with its Partner organization, The Organization for Poverty Alleviation and Development (OPAD), will be organizing a Side-event on the Human Rights situation in South Asia on 26 September 2022 at 09:00 (CET). 

The title of the Webinar is: 'Human Rights situation in South Asia'. A group of international experts will present their views and deliberate upon this topic and discuss the effects of terrorism on human rights in the region.  

The session will be moderated by Mr. Junaid Qureshi - Director EFSAS. 


The Speakers will include: 

  • Malaiz Daud - political analyst, formerly Chief of Staff of Afghanistan’s former President (Mr. Ashraf Ghani), Research Fellow at Barcelona Centre for International Affairs and Research Fellow at EFSAS.

  • Bashir Ahmad Gwakh - Author, Journalist at Radio Free Europe and an expert on Terrorism, Afghan Media, Taliban, TTP and ISKP.

  • Fazal Khan - Advocate, Human Rights Activist and member of the Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM).