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For World Toilet Day, "Sanitation is a Human Right" on 19 November 11/16/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
Ukraine: UN experts warn of chemical disaster and water safety risk as conflict escalates in East 11/10/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Ukraine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
  • Toxic waste
E F S R C A
“Unprecedented commitment towards eliminating open defecation in India needs a human rights lens” - UN expert 11/10/2017
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
End of Mission Statement by the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation Mr. Léo Heller 11/10/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • India
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
India: official visit by the UN expert on safe drinking water and sanitation 10/24/2017
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
Statement by Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation at the seventy-second session of the General Assembly 10/23/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
France must provide safe drinking water and sanitation for migrants in the “Calais Jungle”, say UN rights experts 10/16/2017
  • Press Releases
  • France
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
  • Adequate housing
  • Migrant workers
E F S R C A
Statement by Mr. Leo Heller, Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation at the 36th Session of the Human Rights Council 9/11/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
Power shortages in Gaza deepening the humanitarian crisis, say UN rights experts 7/12/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • SR right to development
  • Adequate housing
  • Health
  • Right to food
  • Extreme poverty
  • Right to drinking water
  • Right to development
E F S R C A
World community must solve Yemen water crisis to halt spiralling cholera outbreak – UN experts 6/16/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Yemen
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Right to drinking water
  • Health
E F S R C A
       
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