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David Griffiths

South Asia Team Leader for CSW, a human rights NGO specialising in freedom of religion or belief for all

David Griffiths is South Asia Team Leader for CSW, a human rights NGO specialising in freedom of religion or belief.  He grew up in Africa, has travelled widely in the Middle East, south and south-east Asia, and has worked with governments, international institutions and NGOs around the world to promote human rights.

The Widows of Kandhamal

Asmita's husband Rajesh was buried alive in a muddy riverbank in the remote Kandhamal district of India's Odisha (Orissa) state, just over four years ago. He is not enumerated in the official death toll of the anti-Christian pogrom which began in August 2008, because police did not find his body. In fact, they did not look for it
02/10/2012 09:45 BST

Aung San Suu Kyi's Political Wisdom for Sri Lanka

I was very privileged to attend Aung San Suu Kyi's <a href="http://www.fco.gov.uk/en/news/latest-news/?view=Speech&id=778619482" target="_hplink">historic speech to both Houses of Parliament</a> in Westminster Hall last week.
29/06/2012 15:05 BST