In commemorating the thirteen years after the killing of human rights defender Munir Said Thalib, 7th of September 2017, Protection International, along with a number of regional and international human rights organizations, co-sign a statement calling on the Indonesian President Joko Widodo to take decisive and concrete action to ensure those responsible – including those at the highest levels – are brought to justice.

Read the full statement here.

This joint statement is endorsed by:

Amnesty International Indonesia
AHRC (Asian Human Rights Commission)
AFAD (Asian Federation Against Involuntary Disappearances)
AJAR (Asia Justice and Rights)
ETAN (East Timor & Indonesia Action Network)
OBS (The Observatory for Protections of Human Rights Defender OBS)
FORUM-ASIA (Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development)
Human Rights First
Human Rights Watch
Protection International
TAPOL UK
Watch Indonesia!

For more information on Munir, please see:

Munir Said Thalib