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UN Commission of Inquiry on Burundi: The electoral campaign is marred by a spiral of violence and political intolerance 5/14/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Burundi
  • CoI
  • Commission of Inquiry on Burundi
  • Human Rights Council
  • CoI
  • Human Rights Council
E F S R C A
Human Rights Council discusses human rights implications of the COVID-19 crisis with its special procedures mandate holders 4/30/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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UN Commission of Inquiry on Burundi recalls that transparency, compliance with international standards and humanitarian assistance are essential in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic 4/10/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Burundi
  • CoI
  • Commission of Inquiry on Burundi
  • Human Rights Council
  • CoI
  • Human Rights Council
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Human Rights Council holds a virtual informal conversation with the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the Human Rights implications of the COVID-19 pandemic 4/9/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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A severe coronavirus outbreak across South Sudan would have disastrous consequences for millions of vulnerable civilians, UN experts note 4/8/2020
  • Press Releases
  • South Sudan
  • Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan
  • Human Rights Council
  • CoI
  • Human Rights Council
  • CoI
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Human rights experts call for immediate release of political prisoners and detainees in yemen given risk of spread of covid-19 3/30/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Yemen
  • CoI
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
  • Coronavirus disease 2019
  • CoI
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UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria: As global pandemic reaches Syria, fighting must stop and urgent steps taken to prevent an even greater tragedy 3/28/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Human Rights Council
  • Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic
  • CoI
  • Human Rights Council
  • CoISyria
  • CoI
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Human Rights Council’s Universal Periodic Review Working Group May 2020 Session Postponed 3/20/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
  • Human Rights Council
  • Universal Periodic Review
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Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcome of Bosnia and Herzegovina, holds debate on the International Decade for People of African Descent, and suspends its forty-third session 3/13/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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Human Rights Council adopts Universal Periodic Review outcomes of Madagascar, Iraq, Slovenia and Egypt 3/12/2020
  • Press Releases
  • Madagascar
  • Iraq
  • Egypt
  • Slovenia
  • Human Rights Council
  • Human Rights Council
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