Japan: Joint NGO follow-up report on the freedom of expression
Date : 2019.02.22
In response to the call for submissions by the UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression for his upcoming follow-up report on Japan, IMADR and All Okinawa Council for Human Rights (AOCHR) submitted a joint NGO report.
The report seeks to supplement the information on the Government of Japan’s implementation of the recommendations contained in the country visit report of the Special Rapporteur, namely on: the adoption of a broad anti-discrimination law; the enjoyment of the right to freedom of assembly; and the case of Mr. Hiroji Yamashiro. Download the full report here