Dr. Anthony Raju - Advocate , Supreme Court of India and a dynamic, dedicated , Internationally known HUMAN RIGHTS , PEACE Ambassador & SOCIAL Worker and is one of India's foremost voices of Human Rights.
Dr. Anthony Raju , who is an Internationally Reputed PEACE BUILDER, HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER , Diplomat , an Eminent Social Reformer & Activist, Environmentalist, Educator, Human Rights & Constitutional Rights Activists, Motivator, Change maker, Teacher Trainer, Disaster management Expert, Panel Arbitrator in National & International Level, Legal Aid Expert, Academician, Humanitarian works Expert, etc.
Dr. Anthony Raju has been awarded with several National & International Awards for his Excellence works for more than 10 Years for promoting and protecting Human Rights. He has been awarded with several (Honoris Causa) Degrees , Like Doctor of Sociology , Doctorate of Human Rights by International Peace University , Germany, PHD. Social Work by Universal Academy for Global Peace , Life time membership and Award by International Journalism Centre , National Human Rights Activist Award by All India Newspaper Association , Ambassador of Peace Award by Blind Association, Peace Ambassador by Global Peace Initiative -USA
Dr. Anthony Raju is a Global Chairman of All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties and Social Justice and Ex officio Chairman of various committees working under All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties and Social Justice as:
• National Human Rights Advisory Council
• National Legal Council
• All India Consumer Protection Council
• All India Anti Corruption Council
• All India Bar Federation
• National Council of News and Broadcasting
• Universal mission for Peace and Harmony
• Council of Human Resources Professional of India
• World Inter-Faith Council for Peace & Human Rights
• Asian Human Rights Council ,
• International Council for Human Rights
Dr. Anthony Raju has born and raised in very poor family in Meerut , Uttar Pradesh , By his early childhood, Dr. Anthony Raju’s family had become poor; at an early age, he sold newspapers and worked in various small shops to supplement his family's income, besides this he has completed all his educations , including LLM.
Dr. Anthony Raju has done various projects on
Transnational Corporations and other business enterprises , Business and Human Rights , HR and equitable access to safe drinking water and sanitation, Child pornography, HR and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples, Violence against Children, Right of peoples to self-determination, Trafficking in Persons, Committee on the Rights of the Child, Internally displaced persons, Violence against Women, Migration and HR of Migrants ,Elimination of discrimination against Women ,Minorities, Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, HR Education and Training, Environment, Human Resources, Freedom of Religion & Belief, HR Defenders , Globalization – Business & HR , HR and international solidarity , Human rights of persons with disabilities , Torture , Promotion and Protection of the Right to Freedom of Opinion & Expression , Information Management & Technology ,Democracy ,Right to Development Economic reform policies and foreign Governance & Debt ,Racism, Right to Education, Protection and promotion of HR through action to combat impunity ,Right to food , Right to the highest attainable standard of physical or mental health, Poverty, Civil and Political Rights HRC, Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, HIV/AIDS & Human Rights, HR & Counter terrorism.
Dr. Anthony Raju has founded All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties & Social Justice (AICHLS), and is functioning with commitment to the Noble Cause of Human Rights Protection and Promotion, Justice for All, Economic Upliftment of the Underprivileged, Education, Love, Peace, Harmony and Friendship, National & International Integration by Exchange of Ideas & Ethos in India and also amongst the neighboring countries and the people of the rest of the World at large. All India Council of Human Rights, Liberties & Social Justice has several branches in India and abroad, having Thousands of dedicated volunteers. AICHLS is a social organization for the ignored, disregarded, over-looked, victimized, oppressed, depressed, tortured people of the society and it cultivates awareness in them with regard to their rights. AICHLS is a highly informative secured Human Rights Agency in the service of the humanity with full Legal status.
Dr. Anthony Raju had justified his position many times against the capital punishment , he has publicly condemned this barbaric act in name of punishment. He believes that the value of the offender's life cannot be destroyed by the offender's bad conduct - even if they have killed someone. He has written number of articles on Extra Judicial Killings, Violence Against Women, Right to Education, Rights to Information Contemporary forms of slavery , Right to an adequate Standard of living, Extrajudicial, summary of arbitrary executions , Sale of Children, Child prostitution , Independence of Judges and Lawyers.
Dr. Anthony Raju spends most of the time between Tribal , underprivileged , Villages , he widely travels in various States i.e Orissa , Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand , Bihar , Uttar Pradesh , Madhya Pradesh , Uttrakhand , Gujarat , Rajasthan etc.
Compiled by : MS. MUSKAN PATWRA , 1ST YEAR BA. LLB(HON.) , K R MANGLAM UNIVERSITY , GURGOAN.