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International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief 8/22/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights
  • Special Rapporteur on Minorities Issues
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the sale of children
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to education
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms while countering terrorism
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • WG on Disappearances
  • Religious intolerance
  • Cultural rights
  • Minorities
  • Violence against women
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Women
  • Human rights defenders
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Sale of children
  • Education
  • Health
  • Terrorism
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Enforced or involuntary disappearances
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Iran: Release women jailed for protesting against compulsory wearing of veil, say UN rights experts 8/16/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Iran (Islamic Republic of)
  • Special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights defenders
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Women rights
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Discrimination
  • Human rights defenders
  • Women human rights defenders
  • Religious intolerance
  • Women
  • Violence against women
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Positive steps for women in Saudi Arabia “guardianship” system welcomed but more needed, say UN experts 8/8/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to privacy
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women rights
  • Women
  • Privacy
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UN experts report on the underlying causes of women’s deprivation of liberty 6/26/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women
E F S R C A
Sudan: UN human rights experts call for independent investigation into violations 6/12/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Sudan
  • Sp. Rapporteur on Sudan
  • 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 defenders
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Freedom of association
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Human rights defenders
  • Women
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UN human rights experts call for independent probe into Philippines violations 6/7/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Philippines
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Special Rapporteur on the right to health
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to food
  • Sp. Rapporteur on freedom of expression
  • Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association
  • WG on Arbitrary Detention
  • Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights and fundamental freedoms of indigenous peoples
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • Sp. Rapporteur on independence of judges and lawyers
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Violence against women
  • Right to food
  • Freedom of opinion and expression
  • Freedom of association
  • Arbitrary detention
  • Health
  • Indigenous peoples
  • Independence of judiciary
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Greece must put gender equality at the heart of economic and social recovery, say UN independent experts 4/12/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Greece
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women
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End of mission statement by the UN Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice to its visit to Greece 4/12/2019
  • Statements/Messages
  • Greece
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women
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Greece: UN experts visit to assess efforts and challenges to end discrimination against women 3/29/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Greece
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Women
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Brazil must ensure justice for rights defender Marielle Franco killed a year ago, say UN and IACHR experts 3/14/2019
  • Press Releases
  • Brazil
  • Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice
  • Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent
  • Independent Expert on human rights and extreme poverty
  • Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Sp. Rapporteur on the right to adequate housing
  • Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights
  • 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 Racial Discrimination
  • Sp. Rapporteur on summary executions
  • Sp. Rapporteur on violence against women
  • African Descent
  • Summary or arbitrary executions
  • Freedom of association
  • Human rights defenders
  • Extreme poverty
  • Racism and racial discrimination
  • Women
  • Violence against women
  • Sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Adequate housing
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