dcsimg


Droits de l'homme - New York


 Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. ©UN Photo/Pierre Albouy
Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
©UN Photo/Pierre Albouy

Indonesia: UN rights chief urges region's 'most prolific executioner' to end practice

The UN human rights chief expressed alarm at reports that up to 14 people face imminent execution in Indonesia, most of them for drug-related offences, calling on the authorities of “the most prolific executioner” in Southeast Asia to immediately reinstate a moratorium on the death penalty.

 Toutes les histoires
 Graph on increase of casualties in the last 8 years: Source: ‘Midyear Report 2016: Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict’

Afghan civilian casualties hit half-year record, with 5,166 dead or maimed – UN

In the first six months of this year, 5,166 civilians were either killed or maimed in Afghanistan, a half-year record since counting began in 2009, a new UN report shows.



 L’Administration postale des Nations unies émet une série de six timbres commémoratifs pour soutenir la campagne « Libres et égaux » de l’ONU en faveur de l’égalité des LGBT. © Source: UNPA

Les Nations Unies émettent de nouveaux timbres en faveur de l’égalité des LGBT partout dans le monde

Pour la première fois, l’Administration postale des Nations Unies émet une série de six timbres-poste pour promouvoir l’égalité des lesbiennes, des gays, des bisexuels et des transgenres partout dans le monde.



Actualités des droits de l'homme

Treaty Body impact
UN treaty bodies are more effective since the General Assembly’s resolution in 2014 to strengthen the system, but more work and ultimately more resources are needed, a report by the UN Secretary General says.

Realization of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Statement by Ivan Šimonović, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, at the special event on Realization of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, New York, 13 July 2016

Human rights in Ukraine
Statement by the Assistant Secretary General for Human Rights Mr. Ivan Šimonović at the OSCE/Permanent Council, Vienna, 7 July 2016

Remarks by Mr. Ivan Šimonoviæ
Remarks by Mr. Ivan Šimonoviæ, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights at the Informal Briefing to the General Assembly on the situation in Syria

National human rights institutions and conflict
Statement by Ivan Šimonović, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights at the National human rights institutions seminar “NHRIs and conflict”, New York, 17 June 2016

Réunions et manifestations

 

OHCHR Facebook Twitter YouTube
Human Rights Day 2011
High-Level panel on Death Penalty
Le bureau de New York

Le bureau des opérations principales des droits de l'homme de l'ONU est situé à Genève en Suisse. Le bureau de New York représente les questions relatives aux droits de l'homme en son nom, au siège des Nations Unies à New York.

À propos du bureau de New York

Nos activités

Nos priorités

Sous-Secrétaire général aux droits de l'homme