• 26 June 2018
    "Torture remains unacceptable and unjustified at all times, including during states of emergency, political instability, or even in a war. On this day, let us also pay tribute to all those who stand in solidarity with victims and their families – and reaffirm our commitment to ending this abominable and useless practice."   Antonio Guterres, UN Secretary-General Torture violates the inherent dignity of the human being. Its use creates societies based on fear and throttles the transformative potential of civil society.
  • 14 April 2017
    In April 2017, Dipendra Jha was able to raise the issue of human rights abuses in the Terai region with lawyers, civil society, and government representatives during a visit to London.
  • 10 December 2015
    10 December 2014; The Law Society: Human Rights Day Seminar on Freedom of Expression. Speakers include Dina Meza (Honduras) and Mandira Sharma (Nepal)