In Special Consultative Status with the ECOSOC of the United Nations, established in 1984, JKCHR works to advance the belief that “the effects of war are immediate, but those of peace, far beyond and far reaching.”

about JKCHR


JKCHR is the first NGO which launched Relief and Medical Assistance for the Refugees in Azad Kashmir in December 1990 and set up a Centre for Victims of Torture and Rape in 1991

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Engagement is the instrument that civilised communities have used to secure peace and settle disputes. India and Pakistan are no exception to this rule. However, in this or any other engagement the dividends should be shared in equity and no party should be dispossessed or traded into a quid pro quo.

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It is very difficult to work on the human rights regimes of a people distributed into three
administrations, families fractured on both sides of cease fire line (CFL) and people enduring the controls of five governments and five constitutional arrangements.

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JKCHR provides support and assistance to non-Kashmiris as well. The NGO remains guided by common ‘humanitarian concern’. JKCHR has continued to maintain its lead in issue-oriented work. It works to advance the belief that “the effects of war are immediate, but those of peace, far beyond and far reaching.

The NGO is playing a lead role in the understanding of the jurisprudence of the Kashmir case. It has successfully argued constitutional writ petitions in the superior courts of Azad Kashmir

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Mr. President @BarristerSulta1 presentation at the OIC Contact Group on Kashmir, was mundane, mediocre and unconvincing. It did not reflect your strengths as a jurist and an experienced politician. You misdirected yourself and had no shopping list. 1/2

Politics in #Azad Kashmir has sold its soul in quid pro quos. Some souls sell time and again. But it has never turned ##intemperate, rude and abusive. Do not hurt the home turf. Respect each other. @SardarTanveerIK @ChLatifAkbar1 @sgqadir @farooq_pm @tariqfarooq60

Your @DrSJaishankar advocacy for global wellness, better global order and fair globalization have expanded the constituency of responsibility of all nations. Your diplomatic finesse in standing on the side of peace and UN charter has a hope for the distributed people of Kashmir

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