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  • Taiwan passes bill to preserve historical injustice sites

    Taiwan is working on honoring its history with a new draft bill aimed at preserving historical sites of injustice, including the Tianma Tea House and former Taipei Post Office. Learn about the criteria for these sites and the first batch of 25 locations recognized for their roles in human rights violations during authoritarian rule from 1945 to 1992.
    2024/07/18 17:49
  • Taiwan’s envoy promotes gender equality in Israel

    Discover how Taiwan’s advancements in gender equality and women’s empowerment were showcased by Representative Lee Ya-ping at Ben Gurion University, Israel, sparking interest in Taiwan’s democratic values and human rights efforts.
    2024/07/16 11:25
  • Lai flags human rights, power separation issues in laws

    Discover how Taiwan’s President Lai Ching-te addresses concerns over legislative amendments, seeking a constitutional interpretation to uphold democracy and human rights.
    2024/06/24 14:21
  • Civic groups demand rights for Taiwan’s migrant workers

    Explore the efforts of civic groups in Taiwan advocating for the rights of new immigrants, including migrant workers. They seek legal reforms to ensure equality and protection.
    2024/06/19 16:41
  • Taiwan drafts AI law focusing on human rights

    Explore Taiwan’s military training overhaul as Defense Minister Wellington Koo discusses phasing out traditional bayonet drills for practical combat readiness, highlighting a shift towards enhancing real-world combat capabilities.
    2024/06/11 17:24
  • Taiwan champions gender equality at international forum

    Explore Taiwan’s strides in gender equality and the challenges that remain, as discussed by National Human Rights Commission Chairperson Chen Chu at the "2024 International Forum on Women’s Employment and Economic Security." Learn about Taiwan’s legal reforms, commitment to CEDAW, and ongoing efforts to eliminate discrimination against women.
    2024/06/05 16:50
  • New School for Democracy marks 35 years since Tiananmen

    Explore the 35th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square protests at the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, where art and activism merge to challenge authoritarianism and commemorate a pivotal moment in the pursuit of democracy.
    2024/05/23 18:29
  • Taiwan to propose AI law focusing on privacy, rights

    Discover Taiwan’s ambitious plan to become an "AI Island" by drafting an artificial intelligence law focusing on privacy, human rights, and safety. Learn about the NSTC’s strategy for AI development and its potential impact.
    2024/05/23 16:00
  • MOFA: Taiwan, Vatican deepen ties amid China concerns

    Explore the strengthening ties between Taiwan and the Vatican, focusing on their mutual commitment to religious freedom and human rights. Learn about recent diplomatic and environmental engagements.
    2024/05/22 15:02
  • Thousands protest outside Taiwan’s Legislative Yuan

    Discover the latest on Taiwan’s political scene as over a thousand protesters gather outside the Legislative Yuan, demanding legislative changes and addressing public grievances. This significant event, marked by the participation of around 40 civil groups, underscores the growing concern over parliamentary powers and democratic regression in Taiwan.
    2024/05/21 17:46
  • Blinken to urge China’s restraint during Taiwan inauguration

    U.S. Secretary of State Blinken to visit China, urging restraint during Taiwan’s presidential inauguration and discussing key issues such as drug prohibition, AI security, human rights, and Russia sanctions, while the U.S. reaffirms its consistent Taiwan policy and support for cross-strait dialogue.
    2024/04/22 11:14
  • Eric Chu urges amendments to Taiwan’s national security laws

    Kuomintang Chairman Eric Chu warns against the misuse of Taiwan’s five national security laws for infringing human rights and manipulating elections. Amidst discussions on cross-strait relations and following Ma Ying-jeou’s visit to China, Chu calls for amendments to these laws, criticizing their use as tools for political suppression by the DPP. He advocates for dialogue and peace in cross-strait interactions, urging the DPP to prioritize human rights and constructive engagement over ideological rigidity.
    2024/04/16 17:51
  • Taiwan takes step towards international human rights norms

    Taiwan intends to follow the U.S. lead and outlaw the import and export of goods made using forced labor. With a preliminary resolution to alter the "Human Trafficking Prevention Act" by the Ministry of the Interior to establish a legal foundation, the Executive Yuan has called for many inter-ministerial discussions.  Following the amendment’s completion and implementation, the Ministry of Labor will be in charge of identifying goods made using forced labor. Border control will be managed by the Ministry of Finance’s Customs Administration. "Import and export are both prohibited. A representative of the administration stated, "The regulation is bidirectional.
    2024/04/15 14:48
  • Taiwan’s MOL clarifies remarks on Indian workers

    The Ministry of Labor clarifies remarks about Indian migrant workers by Minister Hsu Ming-chun, emphasizing no discrimination. Taiwan and India aim to address labor shortages through a recent MOU. Taiwan’s labor policies uphold human rights and equal treatment, rejecting discrimination. The MOL promotes labor cooperation with India and urges the public to focus on constructive bilateral cooperation.
    2024/03/05 10:53
  • Gong Sheng Music Commemoration remembers 228 Massacre

    The 12th annual Gong Sheng Music Commemoration in Taipei commemorates the 77th anniversary of the 228 Massacre, exploring its lasting impact on Taiwan’s history. The event features music performances, interactive exhibits, and insightful talks by scholars and activists, shedding light on the importance of transitional justice in healing historical wounds.
    2024/02/27 19:06
  • Chiang Wan-an to join 228 memorial event amid family legacy

    Taipei Mayor Chiang Wan-an, descendant of Chiang Kai-shek, announces intention to engage with democratic society at 228 Incident commemoration events, advocating for human rights and education. The 228 Incident, a bloody conflict in 1947 under the Chinese Nationalist Government’s rule, led to Taiwan’s 38-year martial law period. Mayor Chiang’s involvement signifies a significant step towards transitional justice in Taiwan.
    2024/02/27 16:29
  • President Tsai honors late human rights lawyer Chen Chun-han

    President Tsai Ing-wen mourns the passing of lawyer and legislator-at-large candidate Chen Chun-han, praising his dedication to Taiwan and advocacy for the disabled during his funeral in Hsinchu City’s Life Memorial Park.
    2024/02/27 15:39
  • University of Michigan mourns the loss of Chen Chun-han

    The farewell ceremony for human rights lawyer and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) legislative candidate Chen Chun-han was held in Hsinchu City. Dean Kyle Logue of the University of Michigan Law School paid tribute to Chen’s dedication to human rights issues and his impact on the university community. Prof. Lin Chih-chieh of National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University shared Logue’s eulogy, highlighting Chen’s passion for research and commitment to improving the rights of the disabled in Taiwan. The ceremony celebrated Chen’s academic achievements and his warm personality, leaving a lasting impression on all who knew him.
    2024/02/27 13:50
  • Taiwan mourns the loss of inspirational lawyer Chen Chun-han

    Renowned human rights lawyer Chen Chun-han, a legislator-at-large from the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), passed away at the age of 40 due to complications from a cold. Despite living with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), Chen earned law doctorates from National Taiwan University, Harvard University, and the University of Michigan. DPP caucus whip Ker Chien-ming and his office are assisting with the funeral arrangements to ensure Chen’s life ends on a fulfilling note. Chen’s passing has left many in shock and mourning, not only for his political role but also for his exceptional contributions as a champion of life in the face of adversity.
    2024/02/16 16:37
  • DPP candidate champions disability rights amid talk show row

    Human rights lawyer Chen Chun-han, a legislative-at-large candidate for the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), responds to a controversy involving the online talk show "The Night Night Show with Hello." Chen appreciates the show’s apology for allowing mainland China media personality Wang Zhian to mimic disabled individuals, which was seen as a dig at the DPP and indirectly at Chen. Despite thinking the apology came late, Chen commends Hello and his production team for planning a special segment to discuss the issues faced by disabled and rare disease patients in Taiwan. Chen emphasizes that the core of the criticism lies in whether society can tolerate discrimination against the disabled and respect their right to political participation. He states that this is a human rights issue that transcends ideological and party lines. Chen also mentions that voters needn’t feel obligated to vote for the DPP in 2028, highlighting Taiwan’s democratic freedom and the importance of supporting any political party based on personal beliefs. However, he adds that if Hello and his team find the DPP under Lai Ching-te’s leadership satisfactory within the next four years and genuinely wish to support it, they would be welcomed.
    2024/01/30 17:51
  • Lai Ching-te celebrates democracy with Marshall Islands

    President-elect Lai Ching-te of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) had a virtual call with Marshall Islands President Hilda Heine, celebrating their successful elections and shared values of democracy, freedom, and human rights. President Heine praised Taiwan as a beacon of democracy and expressed hope to attend Lai’s inauguration ceremony. Both leaders highlighted the 26-year diplomatic relations between Taiwan and the Marshall Islands, emphasizing successful cooperation in various sectors such as agriculture, healthcare, renewable energy, education, climate change adaptation, and information technology. Lai expressed his intention to collaborate with the Marshall Islands in addressing climate change.
    2024/01/24 18:33
  • Taipei 101 honors late DPP leader Shih Ming-te with lights

    Taipei 101 lights up to honor the late Shih Ming-te, former DPP chairman, with a light display showcasing messages of mourning and gratitude. President Tsai Ing-wen acknowledges Shih’s dedication to democracy and his role in Taiwan’s democratic movement. She highlights his involvement in Formosa Magazine, promoting democracy, freedom, and human rights. Tsai emphasizes Taiwan’s transition to an open democracy and its position as a key member of the international democratic alliance. She expresses gratitude for Shih’s contributions and vows to unite all forces in building a better Taiwan.
    2024/01/16 10:02
  • KMT and DPP clash in New Taipei campaign rallies

    Presidential candidates from the Kuomintang (KMT) and the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) held simultaneous campaign rallies in New Taipei City. KMT candidate Hou Yu-ih criticized DPP candidate Lai Ching-te for allegedly belittling the Republic of China (Taiwan) and accused the DPP of corruption. Lai emphasized human rights during his visit to the Luchou Lee Family Historic Estate and promised support for renovating the residence of Lieutenant General Lee, a figure in the resistance against Japanese occupation who was falsely accused and executed during the KMT-led era. Lai highlighted his commitment to economic development and human rights protection.
    2024/01/04 14:44
  • Taiwan’s democracy gains global recognition, says James Lee

    James Lee, Director of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New York, stresses the importance of democracy for Taiwan during a New Year’s celebration. Learn how Taiwan’s democracy plays a crucial global role.
    2024/01/02 15:09
  • President Tsai stresses diversification amid ECFA concerns

    President Tsai Ing-wen criticizes China’s one-sided trade barriers and emphasizes that bilateral trade relations should not be used as a political tool in her New Year’s address. The tariff preference for certain products under the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA) has been suspended as of Jan. 1, 2024. Tsai notes China’s intervention in elections and expresses confidence in the people of Taiwan to make wise decisions. She argues that Taiwan’s industries already have global exposure and are gradually reducing reliance on China. Tsai believes that while the economic benefits of the ECFA are limited, diversifying risks and global positioning are important for Taiwan’s industries. She highlights that China often imposes unilateral trade barriers on other countries for political reasons, citing examples of punitive tariffs and import bans on Lithuania and Australia due to their friendly relationship with Taiwan and criticism of China’s human rights policy in Xinjiang.
    2024/01/02 12:04
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