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China: UN experts renew calls for probe into death of Cao Shunli 3/14/2019
  • Press Releases
  • China
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Health
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Violence against women
  • Freedom of association
E F S R C A
Guatemala Congress must not pass “amnesty” bill for rights violations, say UN experts 3/11/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Guatemala
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Women
  • Internally displaced persons
E F S R C A
Egypt: UN experts condemn executions of nine men after “confessions under torture” 2/25/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Egypt
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Terrorism
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Working Group on enforced or involuntary disappearances concludes its 117th session 2/19/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Enforced disappearances: UN experts meet to review more than 760 cases from 37 countries 2/8/2019
  • Press Releases
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Mexico: UN experts welcome Supreme Court ruling against militarisation of public security 11/28/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Mexico
  • WG on Disappearances
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Privacy
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
E F S R C A
Lebanon: Enforced Disappearance Act “significant step in the right direction” 11/26/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Lebanon
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
UN experts: Time to end global crisis of impunity for crimes against journalists 10/31/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
Guatemala: UN experts welcome court ruling that Ixil Mayans were victims of genocide and urge the State to prosecute and punish the perpetrators 10/22/2018
  • Press Releases
  • Guatemala
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Sp. Rapporteur on torture
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on internally displaced persons
  • Truth justice and reparation
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Independence of judiciary
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Torture and inhuman treatment
  • Violence against women
  • Internally displaced persons
E F S R C A
UN experts deeply concerned by ’new practice’ of State-sponsored abductions 10/18/2018
  • Press Releases
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
E F S R C A
       
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