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UN experts condemn Israel’s designation of Palestinian human rights defenders as terrorist organisations 10/25/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Israel
  • Sp. Rapporteur on occupied Palestine
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Business and Human Rights
  • Special Rapporteur on trafficking in persons especially women and children
  • High Commissioner for Human Rights
  • Human rights defenders
  • Terrorism
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Freedom of association
  • Business and human rights
  • Traffic in persons
E F S R C A
Come clean about persecution of human rights defenders, UN expert tells governments 10/14/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Hong Kong: Arrests under security law are serious concern, UN experts call for review 10/12/2021
  • Press Releases
  • China
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Terrorism
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Indonesia: Life of jailed West Papuan activist in danger without urgent medical care – UN expert 9/20/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Indonesia
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Turkey: Uncover truth behind killing of couple who challenged mining companies, demands UN expert 9/17/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Turkey
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Environment
E F S R C A
Afghanistan: Women’s full participation in public and political life is crucial 9/15/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Afghanistan
  • Working Group on Discrimination Against Women and Girls
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on religious intolerance
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to development
  • Women
  • Cultural rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Health
  • Violence against women
  • Religious intolerance
  • Human rights defenders
  • Terrorism
E F S R C A
Golden opportunity for EU to take global lead on human rights in business – UN expert 9/6/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Human rights defenders
  • Transnational corporations
  • Minorities
E F S R C A
Cambodia: UN experts deeply disturbed by detention of boy with autism for on-line criticism 9/2/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Cambodia
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Russia: Free Semyon Simonov and stop criminalising human rights defenders for legitimate work – UN expert 8/31/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Russian Federation
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Cambodia: UN experts condemn conviction of trade union leader, systematic crackdown on human rights defenders 8/24/2021
  • Press Releases
  • Cambodia
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Cambodia
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Adequate housing
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
       
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