709 Crackdown Eighth Anniversary: Witness the Power of Women

On the eighth anniversary of the "709 Crackdown," Human Rights in China (HRIC) takes this opportunity to express our deep admiration for the women who have bravely resisted the suppression of authorities and demonstrated remarkable strength and determination. These outstanding women are defenders of human rights in China.


July 07, 2023
HRIC Launches New Weekly Brief on Substack

HRIC's new Substack newsletter, the Weekly Brief, is a compilation of human rights-related news from the Chinese and English media, selected by our staff and published every Tuesday. We also publish urgent press releases and other breaking news. Read and subscribe here!

HRIC Engagement with UN Treaty Bodies

HRIC’s most recent submission to the UN Human Rights Council focuses on online rights and internet freedoms in Hong Kong, which have significantly deteriorated in a post-COVID era, and after the implementation of the National Security Law in June 2020. The Council will review China during the 45th session of the Universal Periodic Review in spring 2024.