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UN experts call for immediate release of Oleg Sentsov 8/15/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Health
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
Bangladesh: UN human rights experts urge immediate release of photographer Shahidul Alam 8/13/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Bangladesh
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Arbitrary detention
E F S R C A
Guatemala: Rise in attacks on human rights defenders is deeply concerning – say UN experts 8/9/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Guatemala
  • 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
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Transnational corporations
E F S R C A
Nicaragua must end "witch-hunt" against dissenting voices, say UN experts 8/9/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Nicaragua
  • 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
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of movement
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Health
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Women
  • Terrorism
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Education
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Tajikistan: UN rights experts condemn conviction of journalist Khayrullo Mirsaidov 7/20/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Tajikistan
  • 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: UN experts call for urgent progress in investigation of hundreds of “fake encounter” killings 7/4/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
China: UN experts worried about Liu Xia’s health 7/4/2018
  • Press Releases
  • China
  • WG on Disappearances
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
UN expert urges Moldova to end its “punitive attitude” to human rights defenders 6/29/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Republic of Moldova
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
End of mission statement by Michel Forst, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders on his visit to the Republic of Moldova, 25 – 29 June 2018 6/29/2018
  • Statements/Messages
  • Republic of Moldova
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Human rights defenders
E F S R C A
UN experts urge India to release rights defender Dr. G.N. Saibaba on health grounds 6/28/2018
  • Press Releases
  • India
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights of persons with disabilities
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Disability
  • Human rights defenders
  • Health
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
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