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Argentina: UN experts and bodies welcome sentences for dictatorship-era crimes against humanity 12/5/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Argentina
  • Fund for Victims of Torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on optional protocol to CAT
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Human rights must be central in all discussions concerning migrants, UN experts urge States 12/1/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Migrant workers
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Traffic in persons
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Slavery
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
China: UN experts condemn jailing of human rights lawyer Jiang Tianyong 11/23/2017
  • China
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Extreme poverty
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
No place for enforced disappearances in 2017, UN experts say 10/20/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Working Group on enforced or involuntary disappearances concludes its 113th session 9/18/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
UN rights experts dismayed by arrest of Egyptian lawyer Ebrahim Metwally en route to meet them 9/15/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Migrants face high risk of enforced disappearance, UN experts warn 9/11/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Chile
  • Spain
  • Albania
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Enforced disappearances: UN expert group to review 350 cases from 43 countries 9/8/2017
  • Press Releases
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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“There is no valid excuse not to ratify the Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance” - UN experts 8/29/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Committee on Enforced Disappearance
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Mexico: UN experts call for an independent and impartial investigation into use of spyware against rights defenders and journalists 7/19/2017
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Human rights defenders
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Privacy
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