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- Ban Ki-moon, UN Secretary-General, 12 March 2007, Opening of the 4th Human Rights Council Session

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Documents for 30th session of the Human Rights Council
14 September - 2 October 2015

10th Report of Commission of Inquiry on Syria - (A/HRC/30/48) - A C E F R S
13 August 2015 (published on 3 September 2015)
Press Conference
Press Release
Press conference opening remarks by Mr. Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro

Submissions for the study on the impact of the world drug problem on the enjoyment of human rights

A report on the right of persons with disabilities to work written by the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights of the United Nations
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