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Working Group on enforced or involuntary disappearances concludes its 110th session 9/23/2016
  • Statements/Messages
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Enforced disappearances: UN expert group to review more than 800 cases from 36 countries 9/19/2016
  • Press Releases
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Enforced disappearances: “Urgent need to reverse a frightening trend” – UN expert group 9/15/2016
  • Press Releases
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Peru: “Recent measures a historical opportunity to deal with past disappearances” 9/15/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Peru
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Turkey: “Addressing disappearances of the past to dispel the clouds for the future” 9/15/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Sri Lanka’s disappearances: “The road towards truth and justice is the right one to take” 9/15/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Sri Lanka
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
“Every minute counts” – UN experts raise alarm over short-term enforced disappearances International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances - Tuesday 30 August 2016 8/26/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Bangladesh: UN experts urge retrial of opposition leader facing death penalty following international standards 8/23/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Bangladesh
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
UN experts urge Turkey to adhere to its human rights obligations even in time of declared emergency 8/19/2016
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on religious intolerance
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the human right to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Slavery
  • Religious intolerance
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Migrant workers
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • International Order
  • Adequate housing
  • Human rights defenders
  • Right to drinking water
  • Minorities
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Environment
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Violence against women
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Mercenaries
  • Cultural rights
E F S R C A
El Salvador: “Hope for the victims” – UN experts welcome annulment of the Amnesty Law 7/15/2016
  • Press Releases
  • El Salvador
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous people
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Indigenous people
  • Violence against women
  • Independence of judiciary
  • International Order
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Women
  • Women rights
E F S R C A
       
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