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Latin America and Caribbean urgently need strong, legally binding treaty on environmental rights, say UN experts 11/27/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • SR right to development
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Environment
  • Right to drinking water
  • Right to food
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Right to development
  • International Order
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • External debt
E F S R C A
Paradise Papers: States must act against “abusive” tax conduct of corporations - UN human rights experts 11/9/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on foreign debt
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • External debt
  • Business and human rights
E F S R C A
Puerto Rico: Human rights concerns mount in absence of adequate emergency response 10/30/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Special Rapporteur on foreign debt
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Independent expert on the right to development
  • Adequate housing
  • External debt
  • Right to food
  • Health
  • Disability
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Violence against women
  • Right to development
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
Malta must bring killers of Daphne Caruana Galizia to justice and protect journalists – UN experts 10/19/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Malta
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • External debt
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Switzerland needs to step up work to curb illicit financial flows – UN expert 10/4/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Switzerland
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • External debt
E F S R C A
End of mission statement of the United Nations Independent Expert on the effects of foreign debt and other related international financial obligations of States on the full enjoyment of all human rights, particularly economic, social and cultural rights, Mr. Juan Pablo Bohoslavsky to his visit to Switzerland 10/4/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Switzerland
  • Special Rapporteur on foreign debt
  • External debt
E F S R C A
Efforts to end illicit financial flows to be examined by UN Independent Expert during visit to Switzerland 9/22/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Switzerland
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • External debt
E F S R C A
Panama: “Time to focus on tax evasion, with banks doing their share” – UN expert 5/10/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Panama
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • External debt
E F S R C A
End of Mission Statement - Visit of the Independent Expert on foreign debt and human rights to Panama 5/10/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Panama
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • External debt
E F S R C A
UN rights expert visits Panama to investigateglobal tax avoidance and evasion schemes 4/27/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Panama
  • Special Rapporteur on foreign debt
  • External debt
E F S R C A
       
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