HRADC welcomes Fiji’s accession of the ICESCR

Ashwin Raj on his way to give his submissions to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human Rights in Parliament yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI

MIDA chairman Ashwin Raj. Picture: FT FILE

THE¬†accession of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR) could be a catalyst for a much-needed national discussion on justifiable limitations on civil and political rights in international law and how to interpret those rights. These were the comments of the Human Rights and Anti-Discrimination Commission (HRADC) director Ashwin Raj while welcoming Fiji’s […]

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