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High time to pull the plug on televised reprisals against rights defenders in Venezuela 7/22/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Venezuela
  • 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
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
“Lawyers need to be protected not harassed” – UN experts urge China to halt detentions 7/16/2015
  • Press Releases
  • China
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Human rights defenders
  • Internally displaced persons
E F S R C A
Burundi: UN experts call for determined Security Council action to prevent mass violence in the Great Lakes region 7/16/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Burundi
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Representative of the S-G on internally displaced persons
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Bahrain: Freed from jail, now all charges against Nabeel Rajab must be dropped 7/16/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Bahrain
  • 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
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Release of five Ethiopian journalists is a positive step, but others remain in detention – UN expert 7/10/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Ethiopia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Singapore / Freedom of expression: UN expert alarmed by sentencing of teenager blogger 7/8/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Singapore
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Silencing journalist and activists weakens protection of human rights in Iran, UN expert warns 6/5/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
E F S R C A
Joint statement by UN Special Procedures on the occasion of World Environment Day (5 June 2015) 6/5/2015
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Representative of the S-G on Cambodia
  • Representative of the S-G on internally displaced persons
  • Independent expert of the S-G on Haiti
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Independent Expert on human rights and the environment
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Business and Human Rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • 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
  • Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • African Descent
  • Cultural rights
  • International Order
  • Women
  • Disability
  • Environment
  • Extreme poverty
  • Right to food
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
  • Indigenous people
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Mercenaries
  • Migrant workers
  • Older persons
  • Sale of children
  • Slavery
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Toxic waste
  • Business and human rights
  • Violence against women
  • External debt
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
“Azerbaijani activists must be freed before the Baku 2015 Games” – UN expert 6/2/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Azerbaijan
  • 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
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of movement
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
UN rights expert urges Nauru to withdraw norms threatening freedom of expression 5/22/2015
  • Press Releases
  • Nauru
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
       
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