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16 Days of Advocacy on ending violence against women and International Human Rights Day 12/7/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
Bahamas set for first visit by UN expert on violence against women 12/6/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Bahamas
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
Libya must end “outrageous” auctions of enslaved people, UN experts insist 11/30/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Libya
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Slavery
  • Migrant workers
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Traffic in persons
  • Violence against women
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Minorities
  • Sale of children
  • African Descent
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International Day on the Elimination of Violence against Women – 25 November 11/22/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women's rights and gender
  • Violence against women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Statement by Dubravka Simonovic, UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women at the 61st Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights 11/4/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Violence against women
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 must prioritise women’s protection amid States’ inadequate action, urges Special Rapporteur 10/6/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
Statement by Dubravka Šimonovic, special rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, at the s eventy-second session of the General Assembly 10/5/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
Experts propose action to end harmful practices related to witchcraft 10/5/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on the enjoyment of human rights by persons with albinism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Albinism
  • Violence against women
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
International Safe Abortion Day – Thursday 28 September 2017 9/27/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Women
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
       
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