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UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS INDEPENDENT EXPERT REITERATES CONCERNS ABOUT SADDAM HUSSEIN TRIAL AND DEATH SENTENCE
28 December 2006



VISIT OF THE UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA TO MONGOLIA
22 December 2006

SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS OF MIGRANTS ENDS VISIT TO INDONESIA
22 December 2006



UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES WELCOMES ADOPTION OF INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
20 December 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA ENDS VISIT TO REPUBLIC OF KOREA
19 December 2006



UN EXPERT CALLS FOR ADOPTION AND IMPLEMENTATION OF GEORGIAN NATIONAL STRATEGY FOR INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS
18 December 2006



MIGRATION EXPERTS CALL FOR GREATER SUPPORT FOR MIGRANT WORKERS' TREATY
18 December 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA CONCLUDES VISIT TO JAPAN
13 December 2006



UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ON ADEQUATE HOUSING CONCLUDES VISIT TO SPAIN
13 December 2006



STATEMENT BY THE UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE ON OCCASION OF HIS OFFICIAL VISIT TO KENYA
13 December 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS OF MIGRANTS ENDS MISSION TO REPUBLIC OF KOREA
11 December 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR EXPRESSES DEEP CONCERN OVER DETERIORATING HEALTH OF
ALEXANDER KAZULIN
8 December 2006



STATES MUST ADDRESS POVERTY WITH UTMOST URGENCY, SAY UN INDEPENDENT EXPERTS ON THE OCCASION OF HUMAN RIGHTS DAY
8 December 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA TO VISIT JAPAN, REPUBLIC OF KOREA AND MONGOLIA
8 December 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR WELCOMES ISRAEL'S POSITIVE RESPONSE TO VISIT REQUEST
7 December 2006


STATEMENT ON THE VISIT OF THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO EDUCATION TO MOROCCO
7 December 2006



STATEMENT BY UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE, ON THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY'S DECISION NOT TO ADOPT THE DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
4 December 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS OF MIGRANTS TO VISIT REPUBLIC OF KOREA AND INDONESIA
1 December 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE TO VISIT KENYA
1 December 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE ENDS MISSION TO PARAGUAY
29 November 2006



UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES CONCLUDES EIGHTIETH SESSION
29 November 2006



UN EXPERT CALLS FOR INTERNATIONAL FLOOD ASSISTANCE FOR SOMALIA AND APPEALS FOR EVEN-HANDED ENGAGEMENT TO FORESTALL CONFLICT
28 November 2006



WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION REITERATES CONCERNS REGARDING SADDAM HUSSEIN TRIAL
28 November 2006


UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON MINORITY ISSUES COMMENCES VISIT TO ETHIOPIA
27 November 2006

SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO EDUCATION TO VISIT MOROCCO FROM 27 NOVEMBER TO 5 DECEMBER 2006
24 November 2006



UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT URGES THE WORLD COMMUNITY TO ADDRESS VARIOUS FORMS OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND GIRLS
24 November 2006



STATES URGED TO ASSURE THAT WOMEN CAN MIGRATE WITHOUT FEAR OF VIOLENCE
24 November 2006



UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES MEETS FOR ITS 80TH SESSION
20 November 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON ADEQUATE HOUSING TO VISIT SPAIN
17 November 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS ENDS VISIT TO QATAR WITH CALL ON GOVERNMENT TO DO MORE TO IMPLEMENT INTERNATIONAL OBLIGATIONS
12 November 2006



UN EXPERT URGES ISRAEL TO STOP DESTRUCTION OF HOUSES AND INFRASTRUCTURES IN GAZA, CALLS FOR MILITARY SANCTIONS
10 November 2006



EXPERT ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES SAYS URGENT SECURITY COUNCIL ACTION NEEDED ON SITUATION IN GAZA
8 November 2006



UN EXPERT ON TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS ENDS VISIT TO OMAN
7 November 2006



EXPERT ON JUDICIARY EXPRESSES CONCERN ABOUT SADDAM HUSSEIN TRIAL AND VERDICT AND CALLS FOR INTERNATIONAL TRIBUNAL
6 November 2006



UN WORKING GROUP CALLS FOR ADOPTION OF TREATY ON ENFORCED DISAPPEARANCES
3 November 2006



EXPERT ON TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS ENDS VISIT TO BAHRAIN
1 November 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE TO VISIT SRI LANKA
31 October 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR CONCERNED ABOUT VIOLENCE IN OAXACA
30 October 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON SALE OF CHILDREN, CHILD PROSTITUTION AND CHILD PORNOGRAPHY ENDS VISIT TO UKRAINE
27 October 2006



UN EXPERT ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND COUNTER TERRORISM CONCERNED THAT MILITARY COMMISSIONS ACT IS NOW LAW IN UNITED STATES
27 October 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TRAFFICKING TO VISIT BAHRAIN, OMAN AND QATAR
27 October 2006


UN EXPERTS ON ARBITRARY DETENTION CONCLUDE FACT FINDING MISSION TO TURKEY
20 October 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON SALE OF CHILDREN, CHILD PROSTITUTION AND CHILD PORNOGRAPHY TO VISIT UKRAINE
19 October 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE TO VISIT PARAGUAY
12 October 2006



UN EXPERT ON RIGHT TO FOOD CONCERNED ABOUT THREAT OF FOOD AID CUTS FOR DISPLACED PEOPLE IN CHECHNYA AND AZERBAIJAN
12 October 2006



WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION TO VISIT TURKEY
6 October 2006



UN EXPERT ON RACIAL DISCRIMINATION TO VISIT ITALY
6 October 2006



MAJOR VIOLATIONS ON BOTH SIDES IN ISRAEL-LEBANON CONFLICT, SAY UN EXPERTS
4 October 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND COUNTER TERRORISM ENCOURAGES STATES TO WELCOME COUNTRY VISITS
4 October 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE REGRETS POSTPONEMENT OF VISIT TO RUSSIAN FEDERATION
4 October 2006



STATEMENT BY SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON ADEQUATE HOUSING ON WORLD HABITAT DAY
29 September 2006



UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT CALLS ON GOVERNMENT OF MYANMAR TO RELEASE PROMINENT STUDENT LEADERS IMMEDIATELY


UN WORKING GROUP ON DISAPPEARANCES CONCLUDES VISIT TO GUATEMALA
25 September 2006



UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES BEGINS VISIT TO GUATEMALA
19 September 2006



UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL RAPPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO FOOD CONCLUDES VISIT TO LEBANON
18 September 2006



UN EXPERT CALLS FOR FULL INVESTIGATION AND SANCTIONS AGAINST THOSE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DUMPING OF TOXIC WASTES IN CÔTE D'IVOIRE
14 September 2006



HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT TO VISIT LEBANON
11 September 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR CALLS FOR CHANGES TO JORDAN'S ANTI-TERRORISM LAW
7 September 2006



FOUR HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS TO VISIT LEBANON AND ISRAEL
6 September 2006



UN EXPERT WELCOMES PROPOSED SRI LANKA COMMISSION
5 September 2006


UN WORKING GROUP ON THE USE OF MERCENARIES CONCLUDES VISIT TO ECUADOR
4 September 2006


UN WORKING GROUP REITERATES SOLIDARITY WITH DISAPPEARED PERSONS
30 August 2006



UN WORKING GROUP ON THE USE OF MERCENARIES CONCLUDES VISIT TO HONDURAS
28 August 2006


UN EXPERT ON EXTRAJUDICIAL KILLINGS ENDS VISIT TO GUATEMALA
25 August 2006


UN EXPERT ON ADEQUATE HOUSING CONCLUDES HIS VISIT TO AUSTRALIA, IDENTIFIES HIDDEN NATIONAL HOUSING CRISIS
23 August 2006



INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON EXTRAJUDICIAL EXECUTIONS TO VISIT GUATEMALA
21 August 2006


UN WORKING GROUP ON THE USE OF MERCENARIES TO VISIT HONDURAS AND ECUADOR
17 August 2006


UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE SUDAN CONCLUDES VISIT
17 August 2006



INDEPENDENT EXPERTS EXPRESS SERIOUS CONCERN OVER THE ESCALATION OF VIOLENCE IN SRI LANKA
11 August 2006


UN EXPERT TO VISIT SUDAN TO ASSESS HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION
11 August 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF ENDS VISIT TO THE MALDIVES
9 August 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO EDUCATION APPEALS TO ANTI-GOVERNMENT GROUPS TO STOP ATTACKS ON SCHOOLS IN AFGHANISTAN
9 August 2006



DETERIORATING SECURITY SITUATION FORCES UN HUMA RIGHTS EXPERTS TO POSTPONE MISSION TO LEBANON
7 August 2006



SPECIAL RAPPOREUR ON ADEQUATE HOUSING TO VISIT AUSTRALIA
28 July 2006



UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES CONCLUDES SESSION IN GENEVA
28 July 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF TO VIST MALDIVES
27 July 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR CALLS FOR FURTHER AMENDMENTS TO COUNTER-TERRORISM LEGISLATION IN BAHRAIN
25 July 2006



UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES MEETS FOR ITS 79TH SESSION
24 July 2006



UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS URGE PARTIES TO THE CURRENT CONFLICT IN THE MIDDLE EAST TO FULLY RESPECT AND PROTECT THE RIGHTS OF THE CIVILIAN POPULATIONS
21 July 2006



UN HEALTH RIGHTS EXPERT CALLS FOR INDEPENDENT ENQUIRY INTO ALLEGED WAR CRIME IN GAZA
19 July 2006



UN EXPERT ON EXTRAJUDICIAL EXECUTIONS CALLS ON THAILAND TO REPEAL EMERGENCY REGULATIONS THAT VIOLATE HUMAN RIGHTS LAW
18 July 2006



HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT CONCERNED OVER LAW ON THE JUDICIARY IN EGYPT
14 July 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON EXTRAJUDICIAL EXECUTIONS CALLS FOR ACCOUNTABILITY FOR KILLINGS IN OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORY AND ISRAEL
12 July 2006



UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN CONCLUDES NETHERLANDS VISIT
11 July 2006



UN RIGHTS EXPERT ASK INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TO AID WITH EXPEDITIOUS CLOSURE OF GUANTANAMO DETENTION CENTRE
6 July 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE TO VISIT RUSSIAN FEDERATION, INCLUDING NORTH CAUCASUS
6 July 2006



SPECIAL EFFORTS NOW NEEDED TO IMPLEMENT UGANDA'S NATIONAL POLICY FOR INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS, UN EXPERT SAYS
4 July 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR COMMENTS ON NEWLY ADOPTED COUNTER-TERRORISM LEGISLATION IN ISRAEL
4 July 2006



UN EXPERT ON MINORITY ISSUES CONCLUDES VISIT TO HUNGARY WITH CALL FOR CONTINUED EFFORTS TO ADDRESS PROBLEMS FACED BY ROMA MINORITY
4 July 2006



UN RIGHTS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN TO VISIT THE NETHERLANDS
30 June 2006


UN EXPERTS CONDEMN LACK OF RESPECT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS SHOWN IN EVICTION OF BASSAC RESIDENTS IN CAMBODIAN CAPITAL
29 June 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ENDS MISSION TO JORDAN
29 June 2006



UN AND AFRICAN COMMISSION EXPERTS ON SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS CONCERNED OVER REMOVAL OF HEAD OF NIGERIAN RIGHTS BODY
28 June 2006



UN WORKING GROUP CALLS ON HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL TO ADOPT DRAFT CONVENTION AGAINST ENFORCED DISAPPEARANCES
28 June 2006



COLOMBIAN LAWS AND FRAMEWORK TO ASSIST IDPS ARE GOOD, BUT THEIR NON-APPLICATION AFFECTS ENJOYMENT OF RIGHTS, UN EXPERT SAYS
27 June 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLE URGES HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL TO ADOPT THE UN DRAFT DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
26 June 2006



UN EXPERT CALLS ON ALL ACTORS TO HALT FORCED DISPLACEMENT IN EASTERN CHAD
26 June 2006


STATEMENT BY MR. VITTIT MUNTARBHORN, CHAIRPERSON OF THE COORDINATION COMMITTEE ON BEHALF OF THE SPECIAL PROCEDURES' MANDATE HOLDERS, HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
23 June 2006



UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT CONDEMNS ASSASSINATION OF IRAQI LAWYER
22 June 2006


UN HEALTH RIGHTS EXPERT CRITICIZES DONORS FOR FAILING TO FULFIL THEIR HUMANITARIAN RESPONSIBILITIES IN THE OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES
22 June 2006


HUMAN RIGHTS IN PALESTINE
21 June 2006



UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN CONCLUDES SWEDEN MISSION
21 June 2006



UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON MINORITY ISSUES TO VISIT HUNGARY
21 June 2006



STATEMENT BY MR. MILOON KOTHARI, SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON ADEQUATE HOUSING AS A COMPONENT OF THE RIGHT TO AN ADEQUATE STANDARD OF LIVING, TO THE WORLD URBAN FORUM III (19-23 JUNE 2006) IN VANCOUVER
20 June 2006


ON THE OCCASION OF THE INAUGURAL SESSION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL, UN RIGHTS EXPERTS CALL TO MIND THE BIRTHDAY OF DETAINED NBEL LAUREATE, DAW AUNG SAN SUU KYI
19 June 2006



UNITED NATIONS RIGHTS EXPERTS REQUEST URGENT CLOSURE OF GUANTANAMO DETENTION FACILITY
14 June 2006



HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS CONCERNED OVER ATTACKS ON EGYPTIAN JUDICIARY
14 June 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF TO HOLD CONSULTATIONS AT HOLY SEE
12 June 2006



UN RIGHTS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN TO VISIT SWEDEN
9 June 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RACISM TO VISIT RUSSIAN FEDERATION
9 June 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON INDEPENDENCE OF JUDICIARY CONDEMNS PUBLIC EXECUTION FOLLOWING ILLEGAL TRIAL IN AFGHANISTAN
8 June 2006


UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON MYANMAR WELCOMES THE RELEASE OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDER SU SU NWAY
7 June 2006


ON WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY, UN EXPERT URGES STATES TO END IMPUNITY FOR VIOLATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS DUE TO TOXIC AND DANGEROUS PRODUCTS AND WASTES
2 June 2006


WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION CONCLUDES VISIT TO HONDURAS
2 June 2006



UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN CONCLUDES MISSION IN TURKEY
31 May 2006



UN RIGHTS EXPERTS DEPLORE FAILURE OF DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA TO COOPERATE WITH UN SPECIAL PROCEDURES
31 May 2006


UN EXPERTS APPEAL FOR RESPECT OF HUMAN RIGHTS OF BASSAC RESIDENTS IN PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA
30 May 2006



UN EXPERT CALLS FOR IMMEDIATE HALT TO FORCED EVICTIONS IN KARACHI, PAKISTAN
26 May 2006


UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT CALLS FOR RELEASE OF DAW AUNG SUU KYI, URGES INQUIRY INTO DEATHS OF POLITICAL PRISONERS IN MYANMAR
25 May 2006



UN EXPERT ENCOURAGES IMPLEMENTATION OF PLAN OF ACTION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION
23 May 2006



WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION VISITS HONDURAS
23 May 2006



UN RIGHTS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN TO VISIT TURKEY
19 May 2006



WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION IS VISITING NICARAGUA UNTIL 23 MAY 2006
17 May 2006



UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS CALL ON MYANMAR TO END COUNTER-INSURGENCY OPERATIONS TARGETING CIVILIANS IN NORTHERN KAREN STATE AND EASTERN PEGU DIVISION 
16 May 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE TO UNDERTAKE FOLLOW-UP VISIT TO GUATEMALA
12 May 2006



UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT APPEALS FOR END TO VIOLENCE IN MOGADISHU
12 May 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO FOOD DEEPLY CONCERNED ABOUT AID CUT FOR MILLIONS OF SUDANESE
9 May 2006


WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION OPENS FORTY-FIFTH SESSION IN GENEVA
8 May 2006


UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE CONCLUDES VISIT TO ECUADOR
5 May 2006



WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION WILL HOLD ITS 45TH SESSION IN GENEVA
5 May 2006



UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE CONCLUDES VISIT TO ECUADOR
4 May 2006



SLAIN AND PERSECUTED JOURNALISTS REMEMBERED ON WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY 2 May 2006
2 May 2006


EXPERT ON BELARUS DEMANDS RELEASE OF POLITICAL PRISONERS, URGES DIALOGUE WITH CIVIL SOCIETY AND POLITICAL OPPOSITION
2 May 2006



UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES MEETS FOR ITS 78TH SESSION
2 May 2006



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON EXTRAJUDICIAL, SUMMARY OR ARBITRARY EXECUTIONS CALLS FOR URGENT MEASURES TO END POLITICAL KILLINGS AND TO STRENGTHEN PROTECTION FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN SRI LANKA
27 April 2006



CÔTE D'IVOIRE FACING PROTECTION CRISIS IN TERMS OF HUMAN RIGHTS OF INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS, EXPERT SAYS
25 April 2006



HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT CONDEMNS NEPAL'S "SHOOT-ON-SIGHT" POLICIES
24 April 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE TO VISIT JORDAN
24 April 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE TO VISIT ECUADOR
24 April 2006



UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS EXPRESS GRAVE CONCERN ABOUT CRACKDOWN ON DEMOSTRATORS IN NEPAL
20 April 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO EDUCATION CONDEMNS ATTACK ON SALABAGH SCHOOL IN AFGHANISTAN
19 April 2006



REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS TO VISIT CÔTE D'IVOIRE
17 April 2006



HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS EXPRESS CONCERN ABOUT IMPACT OF RAISING OF HEIGHT OF DAM IN NARMADA RIVER, INDIA
13 April 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TOXIC WASTES URGES MEASURES TO COUNTER HARMFUL EFFECTS OF CHEMICALS CONTAINED IN HOUSEHOLD AND FOODS
7 April 2006


UN PANEL ON DISAPPERANCES CALLS FOR APPROVAL OF CONVENTION ON ENFORCED DISAPPEARANCES AT NEXT GENERAL ASSEMBLY
31 March 2006


HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT EXPRESSES SERIOUS CONCERN ABOUT PERSISTENT PRACTICE OF FORCED EVICTIONS IN ANGOLA
31 March 2006


UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND COUNTER-TERRORISM ISSUES PRELIMINARY FINDINGS ON VISIT TO TURKEY
30 March 2006


UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS EXPRESS SERIOUS CONCERN OVER THE DETERIORATION OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION IN BELARUS
29 March 2006



SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL, YASH GHAI, STATEMENT FOR HIS 2ND MISSION TO CAMBODIA 19-28 MARCH 2006
28 March 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON BELARUS CONDEMNS FURTHER ESCALATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS
24 March 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON BELARUS CONDEMNS HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS DURING RECENT PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS
23 March 2006



UN EXPERT ON FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION WELCOMES RELEASE OF IRANIAN JOURNALIST AKBAR GANJI
23 March 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF CONCERNED ABOUT TREATMENT OF FOLLOWERS OF BAHA'I FAITH IN IRAN
20 March 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN BELARUS CONDEMNS ESCALATION OF VIOLATIONS IN AHEAD OF POLLS
15 March 2006


RIGHTS EXPERT APPEALS TO MYANMAR GOVERNMENT TO RELEASE U WIN TIN AND ALL REMAINING PRISONERS OF CONSCIENCE
11 March 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF ENDS VISIT TO AZERBAIJAN
8 March 2006



THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO FOOD EXPRESSES CONCERN ABOUT IMPACT OF DESERTIFICATION ON WOMEN'S RIGHTS
8 March 2006



HIDDEN VICTIMS OF MULTIPLE-DISCRIMINATION: UN EXPERT ON MINORITY ISSUES CALLS FOR 'GENDER LENS' TO FOCUS ON MINORITY WOMEN
7 March 2006


WORLD MUST ENSURE WOMEN'S ADVANCES IN DECISION-MAKING ARE SUSTAINED AND IRREVERSIBLE, HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS SAY
7 March 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RACISM TELLS COMMITTEE THAT RACISM AND RACIAL DISCRIMINATION ARE ON THE UPSWING
7 March 2006



UNITED NATIONS RIGHTS EXPERT WELCOMES RELEASE OF UNICEF STAFF MEMBER ABDUCTED IN SOMALIA
6 March 2006



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND COUNTER TERRORISM HIGHLIGHTS HIS FINDINGS AT END OF VISIT TO TURKEY
23 February 2006



UN EXPERT ON INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS TRAVELS TO TURKEY
23 February 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF TO VISIT AZERBAIJAN
20 February 2006


THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE RIGHT TO FOOD DEEPLY CONCERNED BY THE CURRENT SITUATION IN THE HORN OF AFRICA
20 February 2006


RIGHTS EXPERTS ISSUE JOINT REPORT ON GUANTANAMO BAY DETENTION CENTRE
16 February 2006

SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO EDUCATION TO VISIT GERMANY FROM 13 TO 21 FEBRUARY
9 February 2006


WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION TO VISIT ECUADOR FROM 13 TO 23 FEBRUARY
8 February 2006


HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS CALL FOR TOLERANCE AND DIALOGUE IN WAKE OF CONTROVERSY OVER REPRESENTATIONS OF PROPHET MUHAMMAD
8 February 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND COUNTERTERRORISM TO VISIT TURKEY
2 February 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR AGAINST RACISM CONCLUDES VISIT TO SWITZERLAND (in French)
13 January 2006


UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO HEALTH BEGINS VISIT TO SWEDEN
12 January 2006


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RACISM TO VISIT SWITZERLAND
6 January 2006