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Israel/OPT: Respecting Fundamental Rights in Gaza is Pre-Condition to Achieving Peace, says UN Human Rights Expert 9/1/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
E F S R C A
Israel’s collective punishment of Palestinians illegal and an affront to justice: UN expert 7/17/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
E F S R C A
End-of-mission statement by the UN Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices 6/29/2020
  • Statements/Messages
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices
E F S R C A
Bachelet urges Israel to halt West Bank annexation plans, warning “shockwaves will last for decades” 6/29/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
E F S R C A
Israel/OPT: EU must weigh in to ensure accountability as annexation looms, says UN expert 6/26/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
E F S R C A
Israeli annexation of parts of the Palestinian West Bank would break international law – UN experts call on the international community to ensure accountability 6/16/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Special Rapporteur on unilateral coercive measures
  • Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Belarus
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Sudan
  • Independent Expert on Mali
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Working Group on the use of mercenaries
  • Independent expert older persons
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Business and Human Rights
  • Independent expert on Somalia
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Independent Expert on the promotion of a democratic and equitable international order
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Independent expert on human rights and international solidarity
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Myanmar
  • Independent expert to examine the question of a draft optional protocol to the International Covenant on Economic Social and Cultural Rights
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People s Republic of Korea
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Slavery
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Independent Expert on the situation of human rights in Central African Republic
  • Independent expert on the effects of foreign debt
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Arbitrary detention
  • African Descent
  • Unilateral coercive measures
  • Leprosy
  • Adequate housing
  • Toxic waste
  • Disability
  • Internally displaced persons
  • Mercenaries
  • Older persons
  • Freedom of association
  • Health
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Environment
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Violence against women
  • Women
  • Women human rights defenders
  • Minorities
  • Terrorism
  • Business and human rights
  • Privacy
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Cultural rights
  • Education
  • Right to drinking water
  • International Order
  • Traffic in persons
  • Human rights defenders
  • Right to food
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Human Rights and International Solidarity
  • Extreme poverty
  • Right to development
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Slavery
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • External debt
  • Sale of children
  • Transnational corporations
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
E F S R C A
Israeli annexation plans would lead to “cascade of bad human rights consequences”, says UN expert 5/1/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
E F S R C A
COVID-19: Israel must release Palestinian prisoners in vulnerable situation, say UN experts 4/24/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Health
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
E F S R C A
COVID-19: Israel has ‘legal duty’ to ensure that Palestinians in OPT receive essential health services – UN expert 3/19/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Occupied Palestinian Territory
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
E F S R C A
UN expert “deeply troubled” by Israel’s new settlement building 3/2/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
E F S R C A
       
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