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Cameroon: human rights must be respected to end cycle of violence - UN experts 11/17/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Cameroon
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Turkey: UN experts call for dropping of terror charges against leading human rights defenders 11/13/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • 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 the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
UN experts urge ASEAN summit to address regional human rights concerns 11/10/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Philippines
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
UN experts urge restraint on eve of disputed Kenya election 10/25/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Kenya
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of movement
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
UN experts urge political dialogue to defuse Catalonia tensions after referendum 10/4/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Spain
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Freedom of association
  • Adequate housing
  • International Order
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
UN experts call for release of Burundi human rights defender Germain Rukuki 8/25/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Burundi
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Honduras must boost protection of LGBTI rights defenders, UN experts urge after latest attack 8/8/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Honduras
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Kenya must act to ensure peaceful elections, UN experts say on eve of poll 8/7/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Kenya
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Venezuela must end systematic detentions and military trials for protesters – UN experts 8/4/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Venezuela
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Venezuela: UN rights expert concerned at potential for repression in Sunday’s ‘Sovereign Consultation’ 7/14/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Venezuela
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
       
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