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ISRAEL/OPT: UN EXPERT CALLS FOR FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION FOR MINORITY VIEWS AND DISSENTING OPINIONS
19 December 2011


PARAGUAY: EXPERTA DE LA ONU PIDE UNA SOCIEDAD MAS EQUITATIVA Y SOLIDARIA PARA ENFRENTAR LA EXTREMA POBREZA
19 December 2011


VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: UN EXPERT CONCLUDES VISIT TO SOMALIA
16 December 2011


SOMALIA: UN EXPERT URGES INTERNATIONAL SUPPORT TO FIGHT VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN
16 December 2011


UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE PRESENTS PRELIMINARY FINDINGS ON HIS COUNTRY VISIT TO THE KYRGYZ REPUBLIC
14 December 2011
[English - Russian]

KYRGYZ REPUBLIC: UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON TORTURE CALLS FOR AN END TO IMPUNITY
14 December 2011


ALBANIA: UN EXPERT URGES FURTHER PROTECTION FOR THE RIGHTS OF ALBANIAN AND FOREIGN MIGRANTS
13 December 2011


ELECTORAL CAPACITY GAPS STILL REMAIN IN CAMBODIA, WARNS UNITED NATIONS EXPERT
9 December 2011


ARGENTINA: EXPERTO DE LA ONU URGE A MEJORAR LA SITUACIÓN DE LOS PUEBLOS INDÍGENAS
8 December 2011


ISRAEL AND OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORY: FIRST VISIT BY UN EXPERT ON ON FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION
2 December 2011


FRANCE / SALE AND SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN: TOWARDS A COMPREHENSIVE AND COORDINATED APPROACH THAT GUARANTEES THE BEST INTEREST OF THE CHILD
2 December 2011
[English - French]

UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ON TORTURE BEGINS FACT-FINDING VISIT TO THE KYRGYZ REPUBLIC
2 December 2011


CAMBODIA: UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR IN FACT-FINDING MISSION
1 December 2011


AUSTRALIA / TRAFFICKING: UN EXPERT CALLS FOR GREATER FOCUS ON THE RIGHTS AND NEEDS OF VICTIMS
1 December 2011


RIGHTS OF MIGRANTS: UN EXPERT IN FIRST FACT-FINDING MISSION TO ALBANIA
1 December 2011


LES DROITS DE L'HOMME, UN ELEMENT FONDAMENTAL DANS LA RECONCILIATION EN COTE D'IVOIRE - L'EXPERT DE L'ONU
29 November 2011


UN EXPERT STARTS PROBING RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN IRAN THROUGH DIASPORA IN EUROPE
29 November 2011


UN EXPERT CALLS FOR FURTHER MEASURES TO ERADICATE VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN JORDAN
24 November 2011


FIRST VISIT TO ARGENTINA BY UN EXPERT ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLES
24 November 2011


RIGHT TO HEALTH IN VIET NAM: UNITED NATIONS EXPERT LAUNCHES FIRST FACT-FINDING MISSION
23 November 2011


ASSAINISSEMENT AU SÉNÉGAL: "IMPÉRATIF DE TRADUIRE LES MOTS EN ACTIONS"
21 novembre 2011

[English version]

TIMOR-LESTE: HAVE ALL TIMORESE BENEFITTED FROM A DECADE OF DEVELOPMENT AND INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE? - UN POVERTY EXPERT
18 November 2011


DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA: UN EXPERT IN FACT-FINDING MISSION THROUGH THE SOUTH
17 November 2011


SALE OF SEXUAL EXPLOTATION OF CHILDREN: UN RIGHTS EXPERT IN FACT-FINDING MISSION TO FRANCE
17 November 2011
[English - French]

UN EXPERT ON TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LAUNCHES FIRST FACT-FINDING MISSION TO AUSTRALIA
14 November 2011


UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT TO BEGIN FIRST OFFICIAL VISIT TO CÔTE D'IVOIRE ON 14 NOVEMBER
14 November 2011
[English - French]

SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON WATER AND SANITATION TO VISIT SENEGAL
11 November 2011

[French version]

UNITED NATIONS SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON EXTREME POVERTY AND HUMAN RIGHTS MAKES FIRST VISIT TO TIMOR-LESTE
11 November 2011


VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: UNITED NATIONS EXPERT LAUNCHES FIRST VISIT TO JORDAN
9 November 2011


MIGRANT DOMESTIC WORKERS IN LEBANON ARE LEGALLY INVISIBLE - UN EXPERT ON CONTEMPORARY FORMS OF SLAVERY
17 October 2011


DOMESTIC SERVICTUDE: UN EXPERT ON CONTEMPORARY FORMS OF SLAVERY IN FIRST MISSION TO LEBANON
7 October 2011


TURKEY: FIRST OFFICIAL VISIT BY UN EXPERT ON INDEPENDENCE OF JUDGES AND LAWYERS
7 October 2011


GERMANY /ARBRITARY DETENTION: UN EXPERT GROUP'S WARNING ON PREVENTIVE DETENTION AND FOREIGN DETAINEES
5 October 2011


THE WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES CONCLUDES ITS VISIT TO THE REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO
3 October 2011
[English | French]

ARBITRARY DETENTION: UN EXPERT BODY LAUNCHES FIRST FACT-FINDING MISSION TO GERMANY
23 September 2011


UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES IN FIRST MISSION TO CONGO
23 September 2011
[English | French]

MOROCCO AND WESTERN SAHARA: UN EXPERT CALLS FOR BETTER PROMOTION OF CULTURAL RIGHTS AND DIVERSITY
20 September 2011


COUNTRY VISIT OF THE SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION OR BELIEF, HEINER BIELEFELDT, TO THE REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA (1-8 SEPTEMBER 2011)
9 September 2011


RIGHT TO EDUCATION: FIRST MISSION TO KAZAKHSTAN BY UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR
9 September 2011


MOLDOVA: GOVERNMENT LEADERSHIP NEEDED TO FOSTER A PUBLIC CULTURE OF DIVERSITY - UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON FREEDOM OF RELIGION
9 September 2011


PREMIERE MISSION AU MAROC PAR L'EXPERTE INDEPENDANTE DES NATIONS UNIES SUR LES DOIRTS CULTURELS
2 September 2011


FIRST MISSION TO MOROCCO BY THE UNITED NATIONS INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON CULTURAL RIGHTS
30 August 2011


HAITI/HUMAN RIGHTS: UN EXPERT TO FOLLOW-UP ON RECOMMENDATIONS TO GOVERNMENT AND INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY
25 August 2011

[French version]

MYANMAR: “SERIOUS HUMAN RIGHTS ISSUES REMAIN DESPITE POSITIVE STEPS BY THE AUTHORITIES,” SAYS UN EXPERT
25 August 2011


HUMAN TRAFFICKING: THAILAND MUST SHOW CLEAR LEADERSHIP AGAINST IT IN THE REGION AND BEYOUND, URGES UN EXPERT
22 August 2011


THAILAND MUST DO MORE TO COMBAT HUMAN TRAFFICKING EFFECTIVELY AND PROTECT THE RIGHTS OF MIGRANT WORKERS WHO ARE INCREASINGLY VULNERABLE TO FORCED AND EXPLOITATIVE LABOR
18 August 2011


MYANMAR: FACT-FINDING MISSION BY UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT
18 August 2011


UN EXPERT ON TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LAUNCHES FIRST FACT-FINDING MISSION TO THAILAND
5 August 2011


FIRST MISSION BY UNITED NATIONS EXPERT ON FOREIGN DEBT AND HUMAN RIGHTS TO DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO
22 July 2011


“MADAGASCAR’S HUNGRY POPULATION IS TAKEN HOSTAGE,” DENOUNCES UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR
22 July 2011

[French version]

SOUTH AFRICA CAN MOVE BEYOND THE "TWO ECONOMIES" TO DELIVER ONE INCLUSIVE FOOD SYSTEM, SAYS UN FOOD EXPERT
15 July 2011


MALDIVES: UN EXPERT VISIT TO STUDY INTERNAL DISPLACEMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE
14 July 2011


RIGHT TO FOOD: FIRST VISIT EVER TO MADAGASCAR BY A UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR
13 July 2011
[English - French]

LARGE-SCALE STARVATION IN SOMALIA AND IN THE HORN OF AFRICA UNLESS THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY STEPS IN, SAY UN EXPERTS
12 July 2011


BULGARIA MUST TURN POLICY COMMITMENTS INTO CONCRETE ACTION FOR ROMA - UN EXPERT ON MINORITY RIGHTS
11 July 2011


AFTER EXPANDING ACCESS TO WATER, NAMIBIA MUST FOCUS ATTENTION ON THE RIGHT TO SANITATION, SAYS UN EXPERT
11 July 2011


UN EXPERT TO ASSESS RIGHTS IMPLICATIONS OF HOUSING POLICIES IN ALGERIA
7 July 2011

[French version]

UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON THE RIGHT TO FOOD MAKES FIRST VISIT TO SOUTH AFRICA
5 July 2011


WATER AND SANITATION: FIRST MISSION EVER TO NAMIBIA BY A UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR
1 July 2011


UN EXPERT TO EXAMINE MINORITY ISSUES IN BULGARIA
30 June 2011


IRAQ SHOULD CONTINUE TO REGULATE ACTIVITIES OF PRIVATE MILITARY AND SECURITY COMPANIES - UN EXPERT PANEL
16 June 2011
[English - Arabic]

ARBITRARY DETENTION: UN EXPERT PANEL LAUNCHES FIRST MISSION TO GEORGIA
14 June 2011


FIRST VISIT TO MEXICO BY UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON RIGHT TO FOOD
9 June 2011
[English - Spanish]

RIGHT TO FOOD EXPERT SUMMIT IN BOGOTA TO ASSESS PROGRESS AND CHALLENGES IN LATIN AMERICA
2 June 2011
[English - Spanish]

HUNGARY/RACISM: “TIME TO TRANSFORM INTERNATIONAL OBLIGATIONS INTO EFFECTIVE IMPLEMENTATION AT HOME" - UN EXPERT
31 May 2011


WASTE MANAGEMENT AND PUBLIC PARTICIPATION IN POLAND: CHALLENGES AND WAYS FORWARD
31 May 2011


RIGHT TO HEALTH: UN EXPERT COMMENDS GHANA, BUT HIGHLIGHTS KEY CHALLENGES AHEAD
30 May 2011


UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT LAUNCHES THIRD MISSION TO SUDAN AND SOUTH SUDAN
27 May 2011


HUMAN RIGHTS: UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR RETURNS TO CAMBODIA
26 May 2011


TOXIC WASTE: FIRST MISSION TO POLAND BY UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT ON TOXIC WASTE
23 May 2011


COUNTER-TERRORISM: UN HUMAN RIGHTS EXPERT CONDUCTS FOLLOW-UP MISSION TO TUNISIA
20 May 2011
[English - French]

FOLLOW-UP MISSION TO HUNGARY BY UN EXPERT ON RACISM
19 May 2011


RIGHT TO HEALTH: UN EXPERT LAUNCHES FIRST MISSION TO GHANA
19 May 2011


HUMAN RIGHTS: WORKING GROUP OF EXPERTS ON PEOPLE OF AFRICAN DESCENT TO VISIT PORTUGAL
13 May 2011


BULGARIA: UN EXPERT LAUNCHES MISSION ON THE INDEPENDENCE OF JUDGES AND LAWYERS
9 May 2011


UN EXPERT ON CONTEMPORARY FORMS OF SLAVERY IN FIRST VISIT TO PERU
6 May 2011
[English - Spanish]

UN EXPERT HIGHLIGHTS "DISPROPORTIONATE EFFECT ON CHILDREN OF THE PROLONGED ISRAELI OCCUPATION"
3 May 2011


FIRST VISIT BY UN EXPERT ON THE SALE OF CHILDREN, CHILD PROSTITUTION AND CHILD PORNOGRAPHY TO MAURITIUS
29 April 2011

RIGHT TO HOUSING IN ARGENTINA: VIOLATIONS DESPITE STATE COMMITMENT
20 April 2011
[English - Spanish]

AUSTRIA: UN CULTURAL RIGHTS EXPERT CALLS FOR BETTER PROMOTION OF CULTURAL RIGHTS AND DIVERSITY
15 April 2011


ARGENTINA: EXPERTA DE LA ONU EVALUA AVANCES Y DESAFIOS EN ELEN EL AREA DE VIVIENDA ADECUADA
13 abril 2011


ALGERIA FIRST VISIT BY UN EXPERT ON FREEDOM OF OPINION AND EXPRESSION
8 April 2011

[French version]

HUNGARY / FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION: UN EXPERT TO ENGAGE GOVERNMENT ON CRITICIZED MEDIA LEGISLATION
1 April 2011


MEXICO / DISAPPEARANCE: UN EXPERT BODY MAKES WIDE-RANGING RECOMMENDATIONS TO AUTHORITIES
1 April 2011
[English - Spanish]

PARAGUAY: A RELIGIOUSLY PLURALISTIC SOCIETY WITH CHALLENGES AHEAD
31 March 2011
[English - Spanish]

FIRST VISIT BY UN EXPERT ON RELIGIOUS FREEDOM TO PARAGUAY
22 March 2011


SURINAME: UN EXPERT CALLS FOR FURTHER DIALOGUE ON INDIGENOUS AND TRIBAL LAND ISSUES
17 March 2011


ENFORCED DISAPPEARANCES: UN EXPERT BODY LAUNCHES FACT-FINDING MISSION TO MEXICO
14 March 2011
[English | Spanish]

CATARINA DE ALBUQUERQUE, UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT ON THE RIGHT TO WATER AND SANITATION: MISSION TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA FROM 22 FEBRUARY TO 4 MARCH 2011
4 March 2011


USA: FROM DISCRIMINATION TO ACCESSIBILITY, UN EXPERT RAISES QUESTIONS ON WATER AND SANITATION
4 March 2011


UN EXPERT TO STUDY UNITED STATES’ ROLE AS LEADER IN FOREIGN AID TO WATER AND SANITATION PROJECTS
21 February 2011


HAITI/HUMAN RIGHTS: FOLLOW-UP MISSION BY UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT MICHEL FORST
17 February 2011

[French version]

UNITED NATIONS WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES CONCLUDES VISIT TO TIMOR-LESTE
14 February 2011


UN SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR RETURNS TO CAMBODIA
9 February 2011


INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT: UN EXPERT ON FOREIGN DEBT AND HUMAN RIGHTS TO VISIT AUSTRALIA
4 Feburary 2011


PREMIERE MISSION EN NOUVELLE CALEDONIE DU RAPPORTEUR SPECIAL SUR LES DROITS DES PEUPLES AUTOCHTONES
4 February 2011


SOUTH AFRICA: UN EXPERT CALLS FOR BETTER PROTECTION OF MIGRANTS
3 February 2011


UN WORKING GROUP ON ENFORCED OR INVOLUNTARY DISAPPEARANCES IN FIRST MISSION TO TIMOR-LESTE
2 February 2011


END OF MISSION STATEMENT - 1 FEBRUARY 2011, UN MIGRANTS RIGHTS EXPERT PRAISES SOUTH AFRICA AS A MODEL FOR THE CONTINENT AND ALSO STRESSES THE NEED TO INCREASE PROTECTION OF MIGRANTS
2 February 2011


UN EXPERT ON DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF KOREA HIGHLIGHTS PLIGHT OF ABDUCTEES
28 January 2011


FIRST VISIT TO RWANDA BY A UN EXPERT ON MINORITY EXPERTS
28 January 2011


FIRST MISSION TO SOUTH AFRICA BY A UN EXPERT ON MIGRANTS
21 January 2011


VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: UN EXPERT LAUNCHES FACT-FINDING VISIT TO THE UNITED STATES
21 January 2011


UN EXPERT ON DEMOCRATIC PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF KOREA LAUNCHES MISSION TO JAPAN
20 January 2011


LE RAPPORTEUR SPÉCIAL SUR LE DROIT À L'EDUCATION EFFECTUE UNE MISSION AU SÉNÉGAL
10 janvier 2011


HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS: UN EXPERT LAUNCHES FACT-FINDING MISSION TO INDIA
10 January 2011


IRELAND/POVERTY: FIRST MISSION BY A UN INDEPENDENT EXPERT IN OVER A DECADE
6 January 2011