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UN privacy expert weighs in on landmark US Supreme Court case on jurisdiction over cloud data 12/21/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Privacy
E F S R C A
"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
Statement on Visit to the USA, by Professor Philip Alston, United Nations Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights* 12/15/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Extreme poverty
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
UN expert on extreme poverty and human rights to visit USA, one of the wealthiest countries in the world 11/29/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Extreme poverty
E F S R C A
UN experts urge US to halt Texas execution of Mexican Rubén Cárdenas Ramírez 11/6/2017
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
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
UN Special Rapporteur welcomes US decision to lift Sudan sanctions 10/9/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sudan
  • United States of America
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Unilateral coercive measures
E F S R C A
UN body criticizes US “failure at the highest political level to unequivocally reject racist violent events” 8/23/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
E F S R C A
US racism on the rise, UN experts warn in wake of Charlottesville violence 8/16/2017
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • African Descent
  • Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
E F S R C A
       
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