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Human rights under increasing attack worldwide 12/9/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • Independent expert on the situation of human rights in Burundi
  • Independent expert to examine the existing international criminal and human rights framework for the protection of persons from enforced or involuntary disappearance
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Independent Expert on human rights and extreme poverty
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Independent expert of the S-G on Guatemala
  • Independent Expert on Minorities
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Spécial Rapporteur on Afghanistan
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People s Republic of Korea
  • Spécial Rapporteur on Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Iraq
  • Sp. Rapporteur on use of mercenaries
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on religious intolerance
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Representative of the S-G on Cambodia
  • Representative of the S-G on children in armed conflict
  • Representative of the S-G on internally displaced persons
  • Special Representative of the CHR on Iran
  • Human rights
  • Adequate housing
  • Administration of justice
  • African Descent
  • Ageing persons
  • Albinism
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Business and human rights
  • Children rights
  • Disability
  • Education
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Environment
  • Economic social and cultural rights
  • Extreme poverty
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of movement
  • Human rights defenders
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Indigenous people
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Mercenaries
  • Migrant workers
  • Minorities
  • Older persons
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Right to drinking water
  • Right to food
  • Right to peace
  • Right to property
  • Slavery
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Toxic waste
  • Traffic in persons
  • Trafficking
  • Women rights
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A central role for a civil society is the only way to guarantee inclusive post-2015 development goals 5/18/2015
  • Statements/Messages
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People s Republic of Korea
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Religious intolerance
  • Human rights defenders
  • Migrant workers
  • Terrorism
  • Mercenaries
  • Traffic in persons
  • Slavery
  • Health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Women
  • Disability
  • International Order
  • Freedom of association
  • Environment
E F S R C A
UN independent experts urge practical measures to eradicate racial discrimination 12/10/2014
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Independent expert of the S-G on Haiti
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert older persons
  • African Descent
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Mercenaries
  • Religious intolerance
  • Human rights defenders
  • Minorities
  • Right to food
  • Health
  • Adequate housing
  • Violence against women
  • Terrorism
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Sale of children
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Toxic waste
  • International Order
  • Environment
  • Older persons
E F S R C A
Statement by John H. Knox, Independent Expert on Human Rights and the Environment at "The Development of Environmental Human Rights" 11/6/2014
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Environment
E F S R C A
France / Climate change: UN expert hails Environmental Charter 10/24/2014
  • Press Releases
  • France
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Environment
E F S R C A
Independent Expert concludes visit to France 10/24/2014
  • Statements/Messages
  • France
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Environment
E F S R C A
Climate change is a global threat to human rights, UN experts warn States involved in climate negotiations 10/17/2014
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Environment
E F S R C A
Human rights and the environment: UN expert in first fact-finding visit to France 10/17/2014
  • Press Releases
  • France
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Environment
E F S R C A
For World Environment Day – Thursday 5 June 2014 UN rights expert urges States to fulfil human rights obligations related to environmental protection 6/4/2014
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Women's rights and gender
  • Environment
  • Women and land
E F S R C A
Council holds interactive dialogue with Independent Experts on Human Rights and the Environment and on Foreign Debt 3/11/2014
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Special Rapporteur on foreign debt
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Human Rights Council
  • Environment
  • External debt
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