Center For Human Rights Studies



Center for Human Rights Studies, University of Surabaya (Ubaya PUSHAM) is a study centre under the Institute of Research and Community Service, University of Surabaya (Ubaya LPPM) that carries out researches, dissemination and advocacy on human rights in order to produce individuals who are able to honor, respect, and admire human rights, democracy and justice regardless to differences in sex, age, race, tribe, religion, social and economical status, physical ability, as well as political interest.

Activities: (1) research; (2) promotion and dissemination; (3) information provider through Documentation Centre and the website of PUSHAM (catalogue on-line); (4) advocacy; and (5) encouraging cooperation with government or non-government institutions, both national and international. 



To realize a human conditionwith scientific rational that possesses the national and globalinsight, good progress, humanity, and ableto act professionallyin honoring, respectingandadmiringhuman rights, withoutdiscrimination of any kindin order to fulfill theorder of lifethat upholdsthe values ofhuman rights, democracy,andjustice.


To conductthe study, dissemination, andadvocacyin order to supportthe University of Surabaya’s missionaims torealize ahuman conditionthatcanhonor, respectandadmirehuman rights, democracyandjustice.



The center provides book collection about law and human rights both from local and international authors as well as documentary movies and movies about human rights.



The center works with its national and international partners in conducting researches, seminars, trainings, discussion, and conference about human rights.

National Partners:

  1. National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM)

  2. Judicial Commission (Komisi Yudisial)

  3. Research and Development Agency on Human Rights (BalitbangHAM)

  4. Law and Human Rights Regional Office, East Java Province

  5. Women Empowerment and Family Planning Agency, East Java Province

  6. National Unity Agency, East Java Province

  7. National Unity Agency, Surabaya City

  8. Wahana VisiIndonesia

International Partners:

  1. AusAID

  2. RWI Sweden

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