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UN experts urge China to investigate disappearance of human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong 12/6/2016
  • Press Releases
  • China
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Extreme poverty
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
“Fragile” DRC at risk as government clamps down on critics, UN expert warns 12/1/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
UN experts condemn charges against Iranian woman seeking missing relatives 11/24/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
UN expert urges Turkey to release detainees amid “grave concern” about free speech 11/18/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Preliminary conclusions and observations by the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to freedom of opinion and expression to his visit to Turkey, 14-18 November 2016 11/18/2016
  • Statements/Messages
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Native Americans facing excessive force in North Dakota pipeline protests – UN expert 11/15/2016
  • Press Releases
  • United States of America
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Indigenous people
  • Environment
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Business and human rights
  • Cultural rights
  • Human rights defenders
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
Turkey / Freedom of expression: UN human rights expert to assess current situation 11/14/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
UN experts criticize Kenya police for excessive use of force against peaceful protesters 11/10/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Kenya
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Ecuador / Libertad de expresión 11/3/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Ecuador
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
DRC: UN rights experts urge end to ‘unjustified’ ban on protests 11/3/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
       
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