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On 13 May 2019, the Council of the EU adopted the EU annual report on human rights and democracy in the world for 2018. This report provides a snapshot of the EU’s engagement and actions to promote and protect human rights across the globe in 2018. The report is thematic and includes country-specific examples of EU action.
Access the annual report HERE
Access the Council of the EU's press release HERE
The annual report does not include a geographic part with specific observations on all third countries but human rights updates for each country can be found on the European External Action Service's (EEAS) and EU Delegations' webpages.
Access the country updates for Malaysia