Asian Centre for the Progress of People

Based in Hong Kong

Founded in 1979, ACPP is an independent human rights organization based in Hong Kong and dedicated to the cause of peace and social justice throughout Asia. 

Its name was taken from Pope Paul VI's Encyclical letter "Progress of Peoples" (Populorum Progresso, 1967). While the group is religiously inspired, it worka with everyone concerned with remedying social injustices and promoting genuine holistic human development.