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"American Dream is rapidly becoming American Illusion," warns UN rights expert on poverty 12/15/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Extreme poverty
E F S R C A
Opening Remarks at Press Conference by the Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan 12/15/2017
  • Press Releases
  • South Sudan
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Press briefing notes on Iraq executions, Iraq: Tuz Khurmatu clashes and El Salvador 12/15/2017
  • Press Briefing Notes
  • Press Releases
  • Iraq
  • El Salvador
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Sri Lanka must urgently implement reforms to end arbitrary detention, UN rights experts say 12/15/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sri Lanka
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
UN rights expert says everyday life in North Korea is about fight for basic survival 12/15/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Democratic People's Republic of Korea
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People s Republic of Korea
E F S R C A
Call for States to spearhead a new way of thinking, speaking and acting on migration – UN experts 12/15/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Migrant Workers
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Committee on the Rights of the Child
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Migrant workers
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
Chad: UN experts say poverty and culture cannot justify discrimination against women 12/14/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Chad
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women
E F S R C A
Mexico draft security law threatens rights and should be rejected, UN rights experts warn 12/14/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Privacy
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
“US must stop policy of impunity for the crime of torture"- UN rights expert 12/13/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Ecuador and Venezuela: Rights expert urges greater cooperation with UN 12/12/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Ecuador
  • Venezuela
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • International Order
E F S R C A
       
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