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Brazil: UN experts alarmed by killing of Rio human rights defender who decried military intervention 3/26/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Violence against women
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • African Descent
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Women
  • External debt
  • Human rights defenders
  • Extreme poverty
  • Adequate housing
E F S R C A
Israel: UN experts urge immediate halt of plans to deport Eritrean and Sudanese nationals 3/1/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Eritrea
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Sudan
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Migrant workers
  • Arbitrary detention
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
Statement to the media by the United Nations Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent, on the conclusion of its official visit to Spain, 19-26 February 2018 2/26/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Spain
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
Spain: End racial profiling and invisibility of people of African descent, UN experts urge 2/26/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Spain
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
UN expert group on people of African descent on fact-finding visit to Spain 2/15/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
Libya must end “outrageous” auctions of enslaved people, UN experts insist 11/30/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Libya
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Slavery
  • Migrant workers
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Traffic in persons
  • Violence against women
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Minorities
  • Sale of children
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
Urgent need to speed up world action to realise Right to Development – UN experts 11/30/2017
  • Press Releases
  • SR right to development
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Right to development
  • Albinism
  • Indigenous peoples
  • International Order
  • Minorities
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • African Descent
  • Women
E F S R C A
International Decade For People Of African Descent, Regional Meeting For Europe, Central Asia And North America 11/23/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
People of African descent: Geneva meeting to address challenges in combating racial discrimination 11/22/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
Guyana: Crisis in justice and penitentiary systems greatly affect human rights, UN experts warn 10/9/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Guyana
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • African Descent
E F S R C A
       
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