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STATEMENT BY PROF. RICHARD FALK, UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR FOR HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE OCCUPIED TERRITORIES
27 December 2008



UN EXPERT CALLS ON PARTIES TO THE SRI LANKAN CONFLICT TO BETTER PROTECT THE DISPLACED
23 December 2008



ZIMBABWE GOVERNMENT AND INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY MUST DO MORE, SAY FOUR UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS
22 December 2008



UN EXPERTS WELCOME THE ANNOUNCEMENT BY PRESIDENT-ELECT OBAMA TO CLOSE THE GUANTANAMO BAY DETENTION FACILITY
22 December 2008



UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES WELCOMES REPORT ON DISAPPEARANCES IN NEPAL
19 December 2008



UNITED NATIONS EXPERTS DRAW ATTENTION TO SITUATION OF CHILDREN AFFECTED BY MIGRATION ON OCCASION OF INTERNATIONAL MIGRANTS DAY 2008
18 December 2008



UN EXPERT PRAISES NICARAGUA FOR FORMALLY CONFIRMING LAND OWNERSHIP FOR INDIGENOUS GROUP
17 December 2008



UN EXPERT ON RIGHT TO FOOD PRESENTS CONCLUSIONS OF REPORT ON THE WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION
17 December 2008



UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS DEEPLY REGRET OBSTRUCTION BY THE GOVERNMENT OF ISRAEL OF A PLANNED MISSION,
17 December 2008



EXPERTS ON FREEDOM OF OPINION AND EXPRESSION ADOPT JOINT DECLARATION ON DEFAMATION OF RELIGIONS, ANTI-TERRORISM AND ANTI-EXTREMISM LEGISLATION
15 December 2008



REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SECRETARY GENERAL ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS ON HIS WORKING VISIT TO TIMOR LESTE
12 December 2008



WORKING GROUP ON USE OF MERCENARIES TO HOLD FIFTH SESSION IN GENEVA FROM 15 TO 19 DECEMBER
12 December 2008



"THE PROTECTION AND PROMOTION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF ALL STATES"
11 December 2008



"ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS: LEGAL ENTITLEMENTS RATHER THAN CHARITY" SAY UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS
10 December 2008



"IT IS MY RIGHT", THE UNIVERSAL DECLARATION ON HUMAN RIGHTS – SIXTY YEARS OF INSPIRATION AND EMPOWERMENT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
9 December 2008



CORRUPTION AFFECTS DISPROPORTIONATELY PERSONS LIVING IN POVERTY, ESPECIALLY WOMEN", SAYS UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT
9 December 2008



"TEN YEARS ON, HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS CONTINUE TO PAY A HIGH PRICE"
9 December 2008
[English | Spanish]


GAZA: SILENCE IS NOT AN OPTION
8 December 2008



UN WORKING GROUP ON DISAPPEARANCES CONCLUDED ITS 86TH SESSION AND ADOPTED ANNUAL REPORT
5 December 2008



MISSED OPPORTUNITIES IN DOHA
4 December 2008




SOMALIA: UN EXPERT COMPLETES HIS SECOND FIELD VISIT
3 December 2008




UN EXPERT URGES ACTION ON NEPAL'S COMMITMENT TO INDIGENOUS RIGHTS
2 December 2008




UN EXPERT URGES ACTION ON NEPAL'S COMMITMENT TO INDIGENOUS RIGHTS
2 December 2008




FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION AND ASSOCIATION UNDER THREAT IN BURUNDI, WARNS UN EXPERT
1 December 2008



UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS CONCERNED ABOUT SERIOUS HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN EASTERN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO
28 November 2008



"SLAVERY IS NOT HISTORY", WARNS UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR
27 November 2008


UN EXPERTS WARN ON THE ONGOING CRACKDOWN OF WOMEN'S RIGHTS DEFENDERS IN THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF IRAN
27 November 2008



UN EXPERT BACKS POWER SHARING AGREEMENT IN SOMALIA
27 November 2008



UN EXPERTS PANEL TO STUDY OVER 500 CASES OF DISAPPEARANCES
26 November 2008



"VIOLENCE AGAINST IRAQI WOMEN CONTINUES UNABATED", SAYS UN EXPERT
25 November 2008



UN EXPERT ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLE TO VISIT NEPAL
24 November 2008



HUMAN RIGHTS: UN EXPERT ON TOXIC WASTE TO VISIT THE NETHERLANDS
24 November 2008


UN EXPERTS CALL FOR EUROPEAN ACTION TO STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST ROMA
20 November 2008



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE CONCLUDES MISSION TO EQUATORIAL GUINEA
19 November 2008

UN EXPERTS STRONGLY CONDEMN THE SEVERE CONVICTIONS AND UNFAIR TRIALS IN MYANMAR
18 November 2008



INVESTING IN SANITATION IS INVESTING IN HUMAN DIGNITY, SAYS UN EXPERT
18 November 2008



EXPERTA INDEPENDIENTE DE NACIONES UNIDAS SOBRE LA CUESTIÓN DE LOS DERECHOS HUMANOS Y LA EXTREMA POBREZA CULMINA SU VISITA AL ECUADOR
14 November 2008



UN EXPERTS CALL ON ITALY TO UPHOLD HUMAN RIGHTS IN ITS RESPONSE TO IMMIGRATION AND IN FIGHTING MAFIA CRIMES AND TERRORISM
14 November 2008



REPRESENTATIVE OF UN SECRETARY-GENERAL CONCERNED ABOUT ONGOING FORCED DISPLACEMENT CRISIS IN COLOMBIA
14 November 2008



DOHA: "NO ROOM FOR COMPLACENCY", WARMS UN EXPERT
11 November 2008



EXPERTA INDEPENDIENTE DE LA ONU SOBRE DERECHOS HUMANOS Y EXTREMA POBREZA VISITARÁ ECUADOR DEL 10 AL 14 DE NOVIEMBRE 2008
7 November 2008



UN WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION CONCLUDES VISIT TO UKRAINE
5 November 2008



UN WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION TO VISIT ITALY
3 November 2008



UN EXPERT APPLAUDS THE DEMOCRATIC TRANSITION IN THE MALDIVES
3 November 2008



UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND EU PARLIAMENT RAPPORTEUR TO VISIT TURKEY
30 October 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE RIGHT TO FOOD PRESENTS HIS FIRST REPORT TO THE UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY
27 October 2008



TORTURE IS STILL A FREQUENT OR EVEN STANDARD PRACTICE IN MANY COUNTRIES, WARNS UN EXPERT
24 October 2008



MARKETS ALONE CANNOT ENSURE HOUSING FOR ALL, UN EXPERT SAYS
23 October 2008



UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT CONDEMNS THE KILLING OF UN STAFF IN SOMALIA
22 October 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE TO VISIT EQUATORIAL GUINEA
21 October 2008



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON SALE OF CHILDREN, CHILD PROSTITUTION AND CHILD PORNOGRAPHY TO VISIT ESTONIA AND LATVIA
17 October 2008

[Spanish Version]



UN EXPERTS ON THE USE OF MERCENARIES TO STUDY SITUATION IN EASTERN EUROPE AND CENTRAL ASIA
16 October 2008



FINANCIAL CRISIS MUST NOT LESSEN OBLIGATION TO FIGHT POVERTY WARNS UN EXPERT ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND EXTREME POVERTY
16 October 2008



WORLD FOOD DAY
15 October 2008

[Spanish Version]


UN WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION CONCLUDES VISIT TO COLOMBIA
10 October 2008

[Spanish Version]


GEORGIA: UN EXPERT ON INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS SAYS SECURITY IS KEY TO RETURN
4 October 2008



POLICE RESPONSIBLE FOR MANY OF BRAZIL'S HOMICIDES, SAYS UN EXPERT
15 September 2008



REPRESENTATIVE OF THE SECRETARY-GENERAL ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS VISITS GEORGIA
30 September 2008



UN WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION TO VISIT COLOMBIA IN OCTOBER
26 September 2008
[Spanish version]


UN EXPERT WELCOMES RELEASE OF SEVEN PRISONERS OF CONSCIENCE BY THE GOVERNMENT OF MYANMAR
23 September 2008



GLOBAL LEADERSHIP GROUP TO ADVISE ON BUSINESS AND HUMAN RIGHTS
22 September 2008



NEW SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RACISM AND RACIAL DISCRIMINATION MAKES FIRST ADDRESS TO THE HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
19 September 2008



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR DENOUNCES ANTI-INDIGENOUS ACTIONS IN BOLIVIA
18 September 2008

[Spanish version]


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN SUDAN PRESENTS REPORT TO HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL
16 September 2008



UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON MINORITY ISSUES CONCLUDES HER OFFICIAL VISIT TO GREECE
16 September 2008



UN INDIGENOUS PEOPLES EXPERT COMMEMORATES FIRST ANNIVERSARY OF ADOPTION OF UN DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
12 September 2008



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF CONCLUDES VISIT TO TURKMENISTAN
10 September 2008


UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON MINORITY ISSUES COMMENCES VISIT TO GREECE
8 September 2008




UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF TO VISIT TURKMENISTAN
2 September 2008




UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLE CONCLUDES VISIT TO BRAZIL
26 August 2008




UN RIGHTS EXPERT WELCOMES LANDING OF RELIEF VESSELS IN GAZA
25 August 2008



RELATOR ESPECIAL DA ONU PARA OS POVOS INDÍGENAS TERMINA VISITA OFICIAL AO BRASIL
25 August 2008




HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT WELCOMES SOMALI AGREEMENT, CALLS FOR RESPECT OF LAW
20 August 2008




UN EXPERT CALLS FOR FURTHER INTERVENTION ON THE 2ND ANNIVERSARY OF THE ABIDJAN
DUMPING
19 August 2008




UN EXPERT CALLS FOR END TO IMPUNITY FOR ATTACKS ON EDUCATORS
15 August 2008




UN EXPERT ON INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS CONCERNED ABOUT THE SITUATION IN GEORGIA
14 August 2008




SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLE TO VISIT BRAZIL
13 August 2008



UN EXPERT WELCOMES RATIFICATION OF NEW CONSTITUTION IN THE MALDIVES
12 August 2008




UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLES DENOUNCES HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS COMMITTED AGAINST THE CHARCO LA PAVA COMMUNITY IN PANAMA
8 August 2008



AUSTRALIA ISSUES STANDING INVITATION TO SPECIAL PROCEDURES
8 August 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TOXIC WASTE CONCLUDES HIS MISSION TO COTE D'IVOIRE
8 August 2008



UN RIGHTS EXPERT CONCLUDES VISIT TO MYANMAR
7 August 2008



STATEMENT BY ACTING UN HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS KYUNG-WHA KANG, AND S. JAMES ANAYA, THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
5 August 2008




THE UNITED NATIONS AND AFRICAN UNION SPECIAL RAPPORTEURS ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS CONCLUDE THEIR JOINT VISIT TO THE REPUBLIC OF TOGO
4 August 2008




FIRST MISSION OF THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN MYANMAR
31 July 2008




SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE RIGHT TO EDUCATION ENDS HIS VISIT TO GUATEMALA
28 July 2008
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JOINT VISIT OF THE UNITED NATIONS AND AFRICAN UNION SPECIAL RAPPORTEURS ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS TO TOGO, 24 JULY- 4 AUGUST 2008
25 July 2008




UN EXPERTS EXPRESS CONCERN ABOUT PROPOSED EU RETURN DIRECTIVE
18 July 2008




UNITED NATIONS INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS, TECHNICAL COOPERATION AND ADVISORY SERVICES IN LIBERIA CONCLUDES VISIT TO LIBERIA
18 July 2008




SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO EDUCATION TO VISIT GUATEMALA
18 July 2008




UNITED NATIONS INDEPENDENT EXPERTS CONCERNED ABOUT STIGMATIZATION OF THE ROMA COMMUNITY IN ITALY
15 July 2008



UN EXPERTS ON TORTURE AND VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN CONCLUDE JOINT VISIT TO MOLDOVA
11 July 2008




UN EXPERT ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE SUDAN CONCLUDES VISIT
10 July 2008




LES POPULATIONS AFFECTÉES PAR LES CATASTROPHES NATURELLES AU MADAGASCAR ONT BESOIN D'ASSISTANCE ET D'APPUI CONTINUS AFIN DE RECONSTRUIRE LEURS VIES, A DÉCLARÉ UN EXPERT DES NATIONS UNIES
9 July 2008




STATEMENT BY DR. SHAMSUL BARI, INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION IN SOMALIA
8 July 2008



UN EXPERT CALLS FOR DURABLE AND SUSTAINABLE SOLUTIONS FOR THOSE DISPLACED BY RECENT FLOODS IN MOZAMBIQUE
1 July 2008



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR CALLS ON THE U.S. TO TAKE STEPS TO AVOID UNLAWFUL KILLINGS
30 June 2008



JOINT STATEMENT OF THE UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL PROCEDURES MANDATE HOLDERS ON ZIMBABWE
26 June 2008



SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON ISRAELI PRACTICES CONCLUDES VISIT TO EGYPT
26 June 2008
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JOINT STATEMENT ON THE OCCASION OF THE UN INTERNATIONAL DAY IN SUPPORT OF VICTIMS OF TORTURE
25 June 2008



REPRESENTATIVE OF UN SECRETARY-GENERAL CONCERNED ABOUT PROBLEMS OF DISPLACED PERSONS AND RETURNEES IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
20 June 2008



UN EXPERTS ON TORTURE AND VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN TO CONDUCT JOINT VISIT TO MOLDOVA
17 June 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON EXTRAJUDICIAL EXECUTIONS TO VISIT THE UNITED STATES
13 June 2008




UNITED NATIONS EXPERT GROUP DEPLORES RECENT WAVE OF DISAPPEARANCES IN SRI LANKA
11 June 2008



UN EXPERT CONCERNED OVER UK COUNTER-TERRORISM BILL
10 June 2008





ACCOUNTABILITY AS IMPORTANT AS FEEDING THE HUNGRY, SAYS UN RIGHT TO FOOD EXPERT ON FOLLOW-UP TO SUMMIT ON WORLD FOOD SECURITY
6 June 2008




UN EXPERT TELLS HEADS OF STATE THEY MUST RESPECT HUMAN RIGHTS WHILE TACKLING FOOD PRICES
5 June 2008




UK PRIVATE MILITARY AND SECURITY COMPANIES COULD SUPPORT REGULATION, SAYS UN EXPERT GROUP
5 June 2008




RELATOR ESPECIAL DE NACIONES UNIDAS DEPLORA RECIENTES INCIDENTES DE VIOLENCIA EN BOLIVIA
4 June 2008




SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RACISM DISMAYED AT XENOPHOBIC VIOLENCE IN SOUTH AFRICA
30 May 2008




UNITED NATIONS EXPERT CALLS FOR RENEWED EFFORTS FOR A COMPREHENSIVE JUDICIAL REFORM IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
29 May 2008




UN EXPERT CALLS FOR RENEWED EFFORTS TO PROTECT AND ASSIST KENYA'S INTERNALLY DISPLACED PERSONS AS ESSENTIAL TO CONFLICT RESOLUTION AND PEACEBUILDING
27 May 2008



UN WORKING GROUP ON THE USE OF MERCENARIES TO VISIT THE UNITED KINGDOM
26 May 2008



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN CONCLUDES VISIT TO TAJIKISTAN
23 May 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RACISM, RACIAL DISCRIMINATION, XENOPHOBIA AND RELATED INTOLERANCE TO VISIT THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
16 May 2008




SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR CALLS ON THE GOVERNMENT AND THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TO MAKE RENEWED EFFORTS TO PREVENT UNLAWFUL KILLINGS
15 May 2008



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND COUNTER-TERRORISM CONCLUDES VISIT TO SPAIN
14 May 2008
[English | Spanish]


UNITED NATIONS RAPPORTEUR ON THE INDEPENDENCE OF JUDGES AND LAWYERS TO VISIT THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
14 May 2008




UN EXPERTS EMPHASIZE THE OBLIGATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TO ASSIST THE VICTIMS OF THE CYCLONE IN MYANMAR
13 May 2008




UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN TO VISIT TAJIKISTAN
13 May 2008




SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE CONCLUDES MISSION TO DENMARK AND GREENLAND
9 May 2008




ON WORLD PRESS FREEDOM DAY, UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT CALLS FOR END TO CENSORSHIP
5 May 2008




WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION TO HOLD 51ST SESSION
5 May 2008




INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON THE EFFECTS OF FOREIGN DEBT AND OTHER RELATED INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL OBLIGATIONS OF STATES ON THE FULL ENJOYMENT OF ALL HUMAN RIGHTS, PARTICULARLY ECONOMIC, SOCIAL AND CULTURAL RIGHTS ASSUMED HIS FUNCTIONS ON 1 MAY 2008
5 May 2008




SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON EXTRAJUDICIAL EXECUTIONS TO VISIT THE ISLAMIC REPUBLIC OF AFGHANISTAN
2 May 2008



NEW MEMBER OF THE WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES
30 April 2008



"END VIOLENCE AGAINST DEFENDERS IN COLOMBIA", THE CALL OF UN EXPERTS
30 April 2008
[English | Spanish]


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS TO START FUNCTIONS ON 1 MAY 2008
30 April 2008



NEWLY-APPOINTED SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE RIGHT TO ADEQUATE HOUSING TO ASSUME FUNCTIONS ON 1 MAY 2008
30 April 2008



NEWLY APPOINTED INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON EXTREME POVERTY, TO ASSUME HER FUNCTIONS ON 1 MAY
30 April 2008



THREE NEW MEMBERS OF THE WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION TO START FUNCTIONS ON 1 MAY 2008
30 April 2008



UN EXPERTS CONCERNED ABOUT DETERIORATING HUMAN RIGHTS SITUATION IN ZIMBABWE
29 April 2008



INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN SOMALIA DENOUNCES THE KILLING OF CIVILIANS, APPEALS FOR CALM AND IMMEDIATE CEASE FIRE
23 April 2008



UN EXPERTS WELCOME CANADIAN HOUSE OF COMMONS ENDORSEMENT OF THE DECLARATION ON THE RIGHTS OF INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
18 April 2008



PRESS STATEMENT BY THE UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES OCCUPIED SINCE 1967
17 April 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE TO VISIT DENMARK
16 April 2008




UN WORKING GROUP CONCLUDES THIRD SESSION, ADDRESSES NEW TYPES OF MERCENARY ACTIVITY
14 April 2008




UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS CALL FOR RESTRAINT AND TRANSPARENCY AS MASS ARRESTS ARE REPORTED IN THE TIBET AUTONOMOUS REGION AND SURROUNDING AREAS IN CHINA
10 April 2008



HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERTS CONDEMN DISTORTED VISION OF MUSLIMS IN THE FILM "FITNA" AND CALL FOR DIALOGUE AND VIGILANCE
28 March 2008




RELATOR ESPECIAL SOBRE LOS DERECHOS HUMANOS DE LOS MIGRANTES CONCLUYE SU VISITA OFICIAL A GUATEMALA
28 March 2008




UN EXPERT ON EXTRAJUDICIAL EXECUTIONS WARNS AGAINST REINSTATEMENT OF DEATH PENALTY BY STEALTH
25 March 2008

[Spanish Version]


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF CONCLUDES VISIT TO INDIA
20 March 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF MIGRANTS TO VISIT GUATEMALA
20 March 2008




SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF MIGRANTS CONCLUDES VISIT TO MEXICO
15 March 2008

[Spanish Version]



UNITED NATIONS WORKING GROUP TO DISCUSS HUNDREDS OF ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES
10 March 2008




UNREGULATED ACTIVITIES BY PRIVATE MILITARY SECURITY COMPANIES MAJOR CAUSE OF CONCERN, SAYS UN WORKING GROUP
10 March 2008
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SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF MIGRANTS TO VISIT MEXICO
8 March 2008




UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEURS CALL ON STATES TO INVEST IN WOMEN AND GIRLS TO ENSURE GENDER EQUALITY AND PREVENT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
8 March 2008



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR CALLS FOR RESTORATION OF WATER SUPPLY DESTROYED BY BOMB IN IRAQ
6 March 2008



PRESS STATEMENT BY THE UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES OCCUPIED SINCE 1967
3 March 2008




UNITED NATIONS EXPERT SUPPORTS CONSTITUTIONAL REFORM TO ESTABLISH AN INDEPENDENT JUDICIARY IN THE MALDIVES
2 March 2008




LE GROUPE DE TRAVAIL SUR LA DÉTENTION ARBITRAIRE CONCLUT SA MISSION EN MAURITANIE
1 mars 2008



UN EXPERTS CALL ON U.S. GOVERNMENT TO HALT ONGOING EVICTIONS AND TO TAKE IMMEDIATE STEPS TO PROTECT THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF AFRICAN-AMERICANS AFFECTED BY HURRICANE KATRINA AND THE DEMOLITION OF PUBLIC HOUSING IN NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA
28 February 2008



UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF TO VISIT INDIA
27 February 2008




LE REPRÉSENTANT DU SECRÉTAIRE GÉNÉRAL POUR LES DROITS DE L'HOMME DES PERSONNES DÉPLACÉES CONCLUT SA VISITE EN RÉPUBLIQUE DEMOCRATIQUE DU CONGO
22 February 2008




THE SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE OF THE UN SECRETARY-GENERAL ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS CONCLUDES HER MISSION TO GUATEMALA
20 February 2008




UNITED NATIONS EXPERTS WELCOME AUSTRALIA'S APOLOGY TO INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
18 February 2008




UN WORKING GROUP ON ARBITRARY DETENTION TO VISIT MAURITANIA
18 February 2008




REPRESENTANTE ESPECIAL DEL SECRETARIO GENERAL SOBRE LA SITUACIÓN DE LOS DEFENSORES DE LOS DERECHOS HUMANOS VISITARÁ GUATEMALA
15 February 2008




UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN CONCLUDES VISIT TO SAUDI ARABIA
13 February 2008



LE REPRÉSENTANT DU SECRÉTAIRE GÉNÉRAL DES NATIONS UNIES SUR LES DROITS DE L'HOMME DES PERSONNES DÉPLACÉES À L'INTÉRIEUR DE LEUR PROPRE PAYS SE REND EN REPUBLIQUE DEMOCRATIQUE DU CONGO
8 février 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON EXTRAJUDICIAL, SUMMARY OR ARBITRARY EXECUTIONS CONCLUDES VISIT TO CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
7 February 2008


THE UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN MYANMAR EXPRESSES DISMAY OVER THE CONTINUED ARRESTS, DETENTIONS AND CHARGES AGAINST POLITICAL AND HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS
5 February 2008


HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT CONDEMNS KILLINGS OF AID WORKERS IN SOMALIA
30 January 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE ANNOUNCES POSTPONEMENT OF VISIT TO EQUATORIAL GUINEA
30 January 2008


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TOXIC WASTE CONCLUDES MISSION TO TANZANIA
30 January 2008



SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON EXTRAJUDICIAL EXECUTIONS TO VISIT THE CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
30 January 2008


UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT ON VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN TO VISIT SAUDI ARABIA
28 January 2008
Arabic | English


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF CONCLUDES VISIT TO ISRAEL AND THE OPT
28 January 2008


UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA (DPRK) CONCLUDES VISIT TO THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA
25 January 2008


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE ADVERSE EFFECTS OF THE ILLICIT MOVEMENT AND DUMPING OF TOXIC AND DANGEROUS PRODUCTS AND WASTES ON THE ENJOYMENT OF HUMAN RIGHTS TO VISIT THE UNITED REPUBLIC OF TANZANIA
22 January 2008


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RACISM, RACIAL DISCRIMINATION, XENOPHOBIA AND RELATED INTOLERANCE TO VISIT MAURITANIA
20 January 2008


PRESS STATEMENT BY THE UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES OCCUPIED SINCE 1967
18 January 2008


VISIT OF THE UNITED NATIONS (UN) SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE SITUATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA (DPRK) TO JAPAN
18 January 2008


UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF TO VISIT ISRAEL AND THE OPT
17 January 2008


SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE TO VISIT EQUATORIAL GUINEA
15 January 2008


SPECIAL PROCEDURES MANDATE HOLDERS DEEPLY CONCERNED BY SITUATION IN KENYA
4 January 2008