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First-ever UN human rights report on Kashmir calls for international inquiry into multiple violations 6/14/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Pakistan
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Women_Peace_Security
  • Women Peace and Security
E F S R C A
UN experts condemn deadly police response to protest against copper smelting plant in India, call for probe 5/31/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Sp. Rapporteur on toxic wastes
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Transnational corporations
  • Toxic waste
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Environment
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
UN experts call on India to protect journalist Rana Ayyub from online hate campaign 5/24/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Religious intolerance
  • Violence against women
E F S R C A
“Unprecedented commitment towards eliminating open defecation in India needs a human rights lens” - UN expert 11/10/2017
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
End of Mission Statement by the Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation Mr. Léo Heller 11/10/2017
  • Statements/Messages
  • India
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
India: official visit by the UN expert on safe drinking water and sanitation 10/24/2017
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Special Rapporteur on the human rights to safe drinking water and sanitation
  • Right to drinking water
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcomes of United Kingdom, India and Brazil 9/21/2017
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Brazil
  • United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
UN rights experts urge India to act after murder of journalist Gauri Lankesh 9/13/2017
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
India must restore internet and social media networks in Jammu and Kashmir, say UN rights experts 5/11/2017
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
India’s human rights record to be reviewed by Universal Periodic Review 5/1/2017
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Universal Periodic Review
E F S R C A
       
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