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Identity Conference, Toronto 5/24/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Canada
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Leave no LGBT person behind 5/16/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Subcommittee on Prevention of Torture and Other Cruel Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment of the Committee against Torture
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Extreme poverty
  • Education
  • Right to food
  • Adequate housing
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Health
  • Violence against women
  • Women
E F S R C A
Statement from the second trilateral dialogue between Inter-American, African and UN human rights experts 4/3/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Statement on the occasion of International Transgender Day of Visibility, the IACHR and a UN expert urge States to guarantee the full exercise of the human rights of transgender persons 3/29/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Brazil: UN experts alarmed by killing of Rio human rights defender who decried military intervention 3/26/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Violence against women
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • African Descent
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Women
  • External debt
  • Human rights defenders
  • Extreme poverty
  • Adequate housing
E F S R C A
Inter-American, African and UN human rights experts to hold dialogue on sexual orientation, gender identity and sex characteristics 3/23/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
“Confronting the Two Faces of Racism: Resurgent Hate and Structural Discrimination” 3/21/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Violence against women
  • Slavery
  • African Descent
  • Migrant workers
  • Minorities
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, 21 March 2018 3/20/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • African Descent
  • Minorities
  • Migration and Human Rights
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Violence against women
  • Women rights
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Slavery
  • Staff security
E F S R C A
Statement by Andrew Gilmour, Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, at the Nasdaq stock exchange, before ringing the opening bell on behalf of the UN Human Rights Office, New York, 12 January 2018 1/12/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
Sexual orientation and gender identity: UN expert hails historic legal opinion issued in Americas 1/12/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
E F S R C A
       
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